From Saudi Arabia to Japan
An existing law requires companies to give employees paid time off. A new one would make them use it.
"If you make one step toward, no one can push it back, not even half a step."
Demonstrators, some of whom have never heard of Ferguson, show their peaceful intentions with their palms.
How Jackie Chan's son became a casualty of the "people's war" on narcotics
Some Chinese advertisers are unhappy with how they were portrayed in the film.
"There really is no tradeoff needed between civil liberty and human dignity, and being fed," Shen Tong says.
Agriculture shapes psychology in China's wheat- and rice-growing regions, a new study suggests.
As rich countries erect immigration barriers, asylum-seekers are fleeing to poorer countries where they're less likely to build a better life.
What happens when HBO's notoriously explicit show gets the Chinese censorship treatment
Golden rings are more accessible than ever for the average Chinese couple.
But is the South-to-North Water Diversion Project creating more problems than it solves?
The bad news for Chinese: This year's Spring Festival Gala was as boring as the football game.
Chen Guangbiao, who last made headlines by selling cans of fresh air, believes that he will obtain the newspaper—even though it isn't for sale.
In a country where cremation was once mandatory, wealthy Chinese now turn to “death care services” companies that offer opulent memorial packages.
Although the government recently banned the controversial form of punishment, something similar remains in place for the country's prostitutes.
South Korea's expanded air defense identification zone now encompasses Socotra Rock, which also falls within the Chinese and Japanese zones.
Joseph Biden's criticisms of Beijing contrasted sharply with David Cameron's conciliatory tone. Who had the right idea?
The vice president's jocular style and unpretentious manner have made him a popular figure in China. But were his comments wise?
The country's emerging middle class—as captured through one photographer's iPhone