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Rooted in faith: Islam’s role in Indonesia’s environmental fight

The concept of people as khalifah, or caretakers, of the earth has helped spread the message about protecting the environment.

The concept of people as khalifah, or caretakers, of the earth has helped spread the message about protecting the environment.

13 Apr 2020 - 12:14PM
Young, Asian and different: the lives of China’s Gen Z, from love and sexuality to body positivity, explored in Chinese photographer’s new series

A drag queen, a couple in bed, a tableau of kitsch purchases – millennial Chinese photographer Luo Yang turns her lens on a young generation whose creativity and pursuit of dreams surprise her.

A drag queen, a couple in bed, a tableau of kitsch purchases – millennial Chinese photographer Luo Yang turns her lens on a young generation whose creativity and pursuit of dreams surprise her.

20 Nov 2020 - 11:38AM
Remnants of the British Raj in Mumbai, Irani cafes preserve Parsi cuisine and culture of rich and poor mixing

Mumbai’s historic Irani cafes are slowly disappearing, but old favourites like Britannia & Company and a new establishment, Cafe Irani Chaii, are doing what they can to keep a culture and cuisine alive.

Mumbai’s historic Irani cafes are slowly disappearing, but old favourites like Britannia & Company and a new establishment, Cafe Irani Chaii, are doing what they can to keep a culture and cuisine alive.

20 Feb 2020 - 6:30PM
Instagrammer Michael Zee’s symmetrical breakfasts, huge in Hong Kong – how they became an internet sensation

Michael Zee started out photographing his breakfasts and posting them online. Now, with over 760,000 followers, Symmetry Breakfast is his full-time career and he has written a cookbook. He talks about his inspirations and the future

Michael Zee started out photographing his breakfasts and posting them online. Now, with over 760,000 followers, Symmetry Breakfast is his full-time career and he has written a cookbook. He talks about his inspirations and the future

17 Oct 2017 - 7:08PM