'Polka dot queen' Yayoi Kusama to open museum in Tokyo

Finally, an eternal home for polka dots and spotted pumpkins.

EDM duo The Chainsmokers set to hit Saigon stage

They will add to the list of established EDM acts that have taken the stage in Vietnam over the past two years.

Bend and stretch: Sweating it out at a Vietnamese dance college

Contortionists are grinding from dawn until midnight to prepare tough circus acts for the ...
August 14, 2017 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

Egyptian artist creates portraits out of burnt tobacco

'I wanted to make something good out of something that is considered harmful.'
August 14, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7

Bollywood film spotlights India's toilet shortage

'Toilet: A love story' is a true-life tale of one man's battle to build toilets in ​rural India.
August 12, 2017 | 12:07 pm GMT+7

Travel back in time at this 250-year-old pagoda in Saigon's Chinatown

The sea goddess offers calm in the midst of a turbulent city.
August 09, 2017 | 08:02 am GMT+7

How we sell: Decoding Saigon street vendors’ strange adverts

These street vendors need no glaring electronic signs, not even a letter to advertise their goods ...
August 06, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

New 'Game of Thrones' episode leaks online

After news earlier this week that HBO had been hacked, the latest episode of 'Game of Thrones' is ...
August 05, 2017 | 05:35 pm GMT+7

Online 'suicide' searches spiked after Netflix's '13 Reasons Why': study

'There were between 900,000 and 1,500,000 more suicide-related searches than expected during the 19 ...
August 01, 2017 | 08:44 am GMT+7

Lonely hearts seek virtual girlfriends at Hong Kong fair

Users can choose between four female models and spend time on a vacation, cafe, hot spring or ...
July 30, 2017 | 07:15 pm GMT+7

Take a look inside the Lotus, Hanoi's largest theater

This stage is ready to blossom in 2018.
July 30, 2017 | 01:30 pm GMT+7

Squeezing through Hanoi's alleys, where size really does matter

Don't have a big breakfast if you want to explore these tunnels through the capital. 
July 28, 2017 | 02:34 pm GMT+7

Youngsters take to the streets to paint a picture of Saigon's polluted future

The city's walls tell a story of what the next generation will face if things don't change, now.
July 28, 2017 | 09:11 am GMT+7

'Dunkirk' captures N. American box office

It took in an estimated $50.5 million in its opening weekend.
July 24, 2017 | 04:14 pm GMT+7

Take a look up at Hanoi's balconies

To get to know the ancient quarter, one ought to look beyond the disheveled  advertising prints and ...
July 24, 2017 | 09:30 am GMT+7