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3 hrs ago | SFGate
"You know, Jill, if you catch me when the mood is right, I'm willing to try anything," Jen said, one hand resting on her hip, the other reaching towards me.
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
7 hrs ago | Newsday
It's nearly a year since the gang-rape of a 23-year-old student on a Delhi bus brought thousands on to the streets, demanding better protection for women.
7 hrs ago | Global Voices Online
Unlucky in love on the mainland? Why not go to Vietnam, where Chinese bachelors can find "true love", or more specifically, where they can "search for brides who won't demand apartments or private vehicles as a precondition for marriage."
10 hrs ago | 24 Hours
The Lower Mainland's South Asian community is calling for a hate crimes investigation after photos circulated online of a man urinating upon the Vancouver memorial for those arrested and deported from the 1914 Komagata Maru incident.
12 hrs ago | Forward
Angela Warnick Buchdahl was named Senior Rabbi of Manhattan's Central Synagogue last night in a unanimous vote by the synagogue's Board of Trustees, making her the first Asian-American leader of one of the nation's largest Reform synagogues.
12 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Nearly a month after Super Typhoon Haiyan became the deadliest storm to ever strike the Philippines, the United States may help deal with the aftermath by protecting Filipinos in the U.S. from deportation and letting them work.
16 hrs ago | New Statesman
The old warehouses in the centre of Manchester resemble outsize Italian palazzos.
18 hrs ago | Weekend Balita
Consul General Ma. Hellen Barber De La Vega attended UNICEF's launching of its fundraising drive in Southern California on 19 November 2013 to support disaster relief and recovery efforts for children victims of Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda.
22 hrs ago | Pasadena Weekly
Amy Tan has earned worldwide acclaim as the author of nine best-selling books that are mostly rooted in the stories of Chinese women and their struggles to find dignity and respect.
Her absence from the big screen for a year has not stopped Bollywood beauty Katrina Kaif from winning the world's sexiest Asian woman title for the fourth consecutive year, Press Trust of India reported.
The 12 Asian-Canadian women who make up Toronto's Raging Asian Women Taiko Drummers are fuelled onstage and off by a variety of passions.
Italian President Giorgio Napolitano on Wednesday stressed the need to ensure legal, safe working conditions after a fire killed seven Chinese workers at a factory in central Italy.
When I tell people outside India that I live in New Delhi, I'm almost always asked the now inevitable question: "Do you feel safe there?" or worse, "what's with the rape culture in India?" The December 16, 2012 gang rape of a student inside a moving bus has sadly become India's defining story of the past year.
The majority of Asian-Americans are immigrants from countries where US or international brands denote status or quality.
Forget earthquakes and fireworks - an orgy climaxing in suns, solar systems, and 'atomic nuclei' has won this year's uncoveted Bad Sex in Fiction Award.
While many towns in Eastern Samar were wiped out by Typhoon Haiyan's winds and resulting storm surge, one remained standing.
The chairperson of Asian Americans for Change used the nonprofit's money to pay workers at her private, for-profit business and failed to justify at least part of her own nonprofit salary of $61,100 for 2012, a substantial increase over her previous pay, alleges a consent agreement she signed with the secretary of state's Charities Division.