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Lifestyle

Health, living, shopping, leisure and entertainment

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Despite the fact that one in six Indians are classified as undernourished, bariatric surgery – also known as stomach shrinking – has begun to...

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Piktochart, an online infographic design tool, nearly doubled its users to 300,000 over the first five months of 2013. Co-founder Ai Ching Goh told...

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Incongruously nestled in a swanky business district of Bangkok, a humble looking coffee house with a Thai-style traditional rooftop has started to stir things...
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Debuting on April 8, 2012 and making history as Vietnam’s first gay sitcom, My Best Gay Friends is a Vietnamese web series on YouTube...

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A video clip of three Thai Buddhist monks riding in a private jet has gone viral on the Internet, prompting many people in Thailand...

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“Fifty people per cell, just one blanket, crackers for breakfast, with porridge, and tea on occasion, or hot water. Sardines and rice for lunch...
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All eyes were on Paolo Roldan when he walked down the runway at the Philippine Fashion Week underwear show in Manila on May 26. Roldan,...

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Tuyet Lan, the runner-up of Vietnam's Next Top Model contest, is the first Asian face on the cover of the July edition of Pulp,...

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Thailand now has its first resort-style shopping mall, the Promenada Resort Mall Chiang Mai which opened its first phase on June 7. The Promenada is...

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Taiwan is now providing free Internet access at over 4,400 "iTaiwan" hotspots across the island to foreign tourists, who will also be able to...

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British luxury carmaker Bentley has entered into the Philippines and opened its first showroom in Greenhills, a shopping mall in Metro Manila. Being the company’s...

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Thailand, one of the most popular tourist destinations in ASEAN, is also proving to be an increasingly magnetic location for foreign films makers, as can be seen from the latest blockbuster "Lost in Thailand".

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Heated debates on the Miss World beauty pageant slated to be held in September 2013 in Indonesia have caused concerns that the country might...

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What is the ratio between unemployment and corruption in ASEAN countries? This infographic shows the correlation between both factors.

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The Philippines’ business world is dominated by a handful of influential business families that have stakes in almost every aspect of the economy, from energy and media to real estate and manufacturing. An overview.

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Argentina is a nation of immigrants with foreign communities heavily marking its culture. Walking through Buenos Aires’ neighbourhoods brings to light that it also has a vibrant Southeast Asian community.
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On May 19, 2013, around 26,000 followers of the Red Shirt movement gathered in Bangkok to commemorate the violent crackdown of a similar gathering 3 years ago. Inside Investor tells the photo story.
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In what can be seen as a lesson for Asian retailers to pay higher attention to customer service, a wealthy Chinese had his new...