Asia

Aerosol emissions in East Asia driven by consumption in developed countries

Published: 6Sep2016

Much of the influence on climate from air pollution in East Asia is driven by consumption in the developed countries of Western Europe and North America, according to research co-led by McGill...

Asia and a happy future for opera

Published: 15Aug2014

With classical music's popularity thriving in Asia (as millions of youngsters in China in particular are studying piano and violin from early age), and with the financial difficulties facing...

Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, falls on Nov. 13

Published: 9Nov2012

For about a billion revelers around the world, that means it's time to start thinking about sweets -- specifically the South Asian confections called mithai. […] "Sweets are a sign of positive...

Why Canada was shut out of Asia’s new power forum

Published: 25Sep2012

Last week, a Globe article outlined the challenges that Canada faces in establishing itself as a trading power in the Asian region....