New York Times – Asia Pacific

Journalist or Terrorist? Kashmir Photographer Is Jailed, Pending Answer

2小時 19分 之前
The Indian authorities say a young conflict photographer in Kashmir conspired against them. But journalists insist he was jailed to silence him.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Florida, Syria, Olympics: Your Wednesday Briefing

6小時 3分 之前
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Using Night-Vision Goggles, Taliban Stage Lethal Attack

7小時 2分 之前
Insurgents overran three Afghan checkpoints, using a technology that once gave the United States an edge in the war.
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Personal Journeys: Family, Meet My Old Love: Saigon

02/20/2018
Twenty years after my first visit to the Vietnamese city, would the people I love most love the land I love most?
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Unified Korean Hockey Team Finishes Winless. So Why All the Cheering?

02/20/2018
Shouldering a heavy political weight, the team lost its final game, but the outcome was beside the point for many optimistic spectators.
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A Director’s Apology Adds Momentum to South Korea’s #MeToo Movement

02/20/2018
“I am ready to take all punishment, including legal responsibilities for my crimes,” said Lee Youn-taek, a theater director accused of sexual harassment.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Russia, Iran, Winter Olympics: Your Tuesday Briefing

02/20/2018
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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American Is Charged With Stealing Terra-Cotta Warrior’s Thumb

02/20/2018
Michael Rohana was attending an event at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia when he entered a closed exhibition room and vandalized the 2,000-year-old statue, the authorities say.
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Second Afghan Governor Defies Kabul Order to Resign, Adding to U.S. Headache

02/19/2018
The refusal by Abdul Karim Khadam, who leads Samangan Province, to step down deepened a political schism between President Ashraf Ghani and regional leaders.
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Dzongsar Monastery Journal: A Dance for Tibetan New Year, Then 17 Hours in Custody

02/19/2018
When a uniformed police officer showed up at the monastery, a reporting trip to write about Tibetan traditions turned into something else.
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Asia and Australia Edition: Iran, Russia, Olympics: Your Monday Briefing

02/19/2018
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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For Taiwanese, Tests of Loyalty to China Bring Trouble in Workplace

02/19/2018
Chinese employers in Australia, mirroring Beijing’s strong-arm tactics, have fired workers who do not recognize Taiwan as part of China.
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The Look: The Peculiar Position of India’s Third Gender

02/17/2018
Hijras occupy a special place in Hinduism. But their relationship to modern Mumbai, where transgender people are legally recognized, remains fraught.
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Trilobites: Coffee Beans Are Good for Birds, Fancy Brew or Not

02/17/2018
A study of India’s Western Ghats region found that growing coffee doesn’t interfere with biodiversity, regardless of which bean the farmer chooses.
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With Blackface and Monkey Suit, Chinese Gala on Africa Causes Uproar

02/17/2018
A skit in the annual Lunar New Year gala, which is broadcast live to millions, aimed to accentuate African ties. But many found the portrayals offensive.
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S.E.C. Blocks Chinese Takeover of Chicago Stock Exchange

02/16/2018
The proposed deal drew sharp criticisms from Republican and Democratic lawmakers, who said it could put the security of United States financial markets at risk.
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Seeing Bounty Abroad, Will North Koreans Change Their Homeland?

02/16/2018
At the Olympics, curious onlookers scrutinize visitors from the isolated North and wonder what a peek at a broader world could achieve.
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Most North Koreans Can’t Actually Watch the Olympic Games

02/16/2018
The government isn’t eager to remind them that South Korea is prosperous enough to be able to host the games.
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Asia and Australia edition: Florida Shooting, South Africa, Olympics: Your Friday Briefing

02/16/2018
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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Trilobites: Borneo Lost More Than 100,000 Orangutans From 1999 to 2015

02/16/2018
Deforestation on the island has harmed the primates, but a study found they also disappeared from more intact forests, suggesting people may be killing them.
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