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Pope Francis decries culture that ‘throws away’ unborn children, elderly, poor

Speaking from the window of the Apostolic Palace, the pope noted that the “throwaway culture” is predominant in more affluent societies

Eraserheads and the nostalgia of college life

It was a nostalgic journey driven by songs that have become part of our adolescent lives

Photos: The ‘giants’ of the Philippines

The "Higantes" Festival is held annually in Angono town in the Philippines, where hundreds of giant papier-mâché puppets are paraded

Binge watching Korean dramas

Korea has been effective in creating "new and disruptive" content by giving "a refreshing take on common themes"

Feathers fly as Philippine cockfighting shakes off COVID closures

Shut for two years during the COVID-19 pandemic, traditional cockfighting arenas are getting back to full capacity across the nation

‘Vegetarian’ temple crocodile mourned in India

The revered reptile was found floating lifeless in the lake early on Monday after reportedly being off its food for several days

Thailand’s deadly mix of guns, drugs and domestic violence

"Patriarchal culture and toxic masculinity is so ingrained in certain institutions ... and allows certain kinds of violent behavior"

Promoting Filipino cuisine can boost agriculture

Agriculture can transform from over-importing to self-sufficiency. Consumers can enjoy cheaper food.

Theater project aims to ease isolation of Japan’s social recluses

Through an experimental theater project, artists are hoping to offer hikikomori a chance to express themselves and regain self-confidence

Child’s tooth in Laos could offer clues to ancient human relative

Researchers believe the discovery proves that Denisovans -- a now-extinct branch of humanity -- lived in the warm tropics of southeast Asia

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