China has embraced Western fashion in recent decades, but a growing number of young people like Xiao are looking to the past for their sartorial choices and donning traditional "hanfu", or "Han clothing."
They say they are the last of the Muslim weavers of Baan Krua, a storied neighbourhood of dilapidated wooden houses and a mosque in downtown Bangkok, nearly engulfed by the city creep of condos and skyscrapers.
Cairo’s downtown, with its old European-designed buildings, is wrestling to preserve its cultural heritage as Egypt readies a new capital in the desert.
For the UAE, the "Khanjar" has a long and rich history. It was once used for personal protection and as a tool for hunting and is also considered as a symbol for manhood.
"Going, going, gone!" resonate the enticing chants of auctioneers in the narrow streets of a trendy Istanbul neighbourhood, fascinating onlookers who are surprised, not so much by the fast pace of the bidding, but by the prices in such economically troubled times.
Dave Eggers’ new book has a light touch, but it’s stylish and slick, and it leaves us pondering the rights and wrongs of progress and intervention.
Autonomous sensory meridian response, or ASMR, is the sparkling or tingling sensation on the scalp and neck caused by certain sounds, including whispering, chewing, brushing, tapping and tongue clicks.
The 'Pride and Prejudice' actress stars in new WWII movie 'The Aftermath' alongside Jason Clarke and Alexander Skarsgård.
The series has officially become the longest-running multi-camera sitcom of all time.