The apocryphal tale of a natural disaster creating the country’s First Dynasty is backed up by a recent archaeological excavation.
It comes as the Dalai Lama condemned David Cameron’s money-focused approach to China.
This weekend, revellers will pay £43 to throw coloured powder paint around, but with little understanding of Holi’s religious or social dimensions.
Hong Kong has long been home to sexism and inequality with little protest. But things are starting to change.
That there are so many tumbling prices suggests this is more than just panicked stock jocks in Asia.
Surely 70 years is long enough for us to put to rest the tired canard of the atomic bombings on Japan being "the lesser of the two evils", and recognise the true gravity of this crime against humanity.
The Kazakh government has a delicate balancing act between Russia and China, says David Clark.
The Pacific war did not end neatly in 1945.
One in two people in India defecate in the open, but the solution isn’t as simple as just building more toilets. Now Bollywood is making a satirical comedy that hopes to change minds about sanitation.
A mass of near-identical accounts have been spamming the Glastonbury hashtag over the past week. But who are they, and what do they want?
Regardless of its critics, drone warfare is here to stay.
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