Asia

Iranian Angelina Jolie was jailed on charges of blasphemy

30-06-2022

Iranian Angelina Jolie was jailed on charges of blasphemy

The Iranian authorities have arrested a well-known blogger Sahar Tabar, charging her with several serious charges. One might think ...

Album covers censored in Iran: there are no more women

30-06-2022

Album covers censored in Iran: there are no more women

Twitter users discovered that the Iranian music streaming service MELOVAZ censored the covers of music albums depicting Western ...

11 actresses who brought Cleopatra to life on the big screen

30-06-2022

11 actresses who brought Cleopatra to life on the big screen

There are a few historical figures who managed to escape the textbooks and become, one way or another, part of popular culture. ...

The Asian riddle: why you need this bamboo product?

30-06-2022

The Asian riddle: why you need this bamboo product?

This strange-looking thing sold in many countries of South-East Asia: for example, in South Korea, you can buy in the supermarket. ...

Disneyland lover: why North Korean intelligence killed Kim Jong-un's older brother

30-06-2022

Disneyland lover: why North Korean intelligence killed Kim ...

The leader of North Korea, Comrade Kim Jong Un, had an older brother named Kim Jong Nam, who was considered the main contender for ...

A rapist tracked down a Japanese singer by studying the reflection of the street in her eyes in a selfie

30-06-2022

A rapist tracked down a Japanese singer by studying the ...

Ena Matsuoka, a member of the Japanese pop group Tenshi Tsukinukeni Yomi, was attacked by a sexual maniac who tracked her down ...

The history of chindogu — the most useless and absurd inventions from Japan

29-06-2022

The history of chindogu — the most useless and absurd ...

You've probably seen dozens of useless Japanese inventions on the web: rags for cleaning the floor on children's clothes, umbrellas ...

At least the ball is rolling: painfully empty apartments of Japanese minimalists

29-06-2022

At least the ball is rolling: painfully empty apartments of ...

Minimalism is coming. This style is especially popular in Japan, where the influence of Zen Buddhism turns into a desire for ...

Unequal marriage in Asian style

28-06-2022

Unequal marriage in Asian style

In backward Asian countries, even today, 40-70% of girls get married before the age of 18, 5-20% before the age of 12 (the maximum ...

8 most beautiful buildings in Nizhny Novgorod

28-06-2022

8 most beautiful buildings in Nizhny Novgorod

Founded in 1221, Nizhny Novgorod quickly became one of the most prominent Russian cities - a trading center, an industrial center, ...

Bury Dinghy with my grandmother. The Japanese tradition of burial of Pets shocking

28-06-2022

Bury Dinghy with my grandmother. The Japanese tradition of ...

If you say in Japanese, the phrase "buried like a dog", then it is likely you will misunderstand. The fact that the Country of the ...

Polish Me Completely: Japanese turn aluminum foil balls into shiny perfection

28-06-2022

Polish Me Completely: Japanese turn aluminum foil balls into ...

What could be more mundane and boring than aluminum foil? We use it for packaging and cooking products — and there is nothing ...

10 facts about Japan that you may not have known

28-06-2022

10 facts about Japan that you may not have known

Japan is a beautiful and amazing country, but many people know very little about it and its culture. And there is something to tell ...

Who are the "white monkeys", or Why is a "good guy" a profession in China

27-06-2022

Who are the "white monkeys", or Why is a "good guy" a ...

Working abroad attracts many. After all, this is not only an opportunity to get a decent salary, but also a good way to see the ...

Anime maids work in one of the Tokyo dentists

27-06-2022

Anime maids work in one of the Tokyo dentists

Imagine, you go into the dentist's office, get comfortable in the chair and persuade yourself not to be afraid. Then a cleaning ...

Favorite crime family the Yakuza: the way to the dream of Japanese master tattoo Horizen

26-06-2022

Favorite crime family the Yakuza: the way to the dream of ...

Horizen I — one of the most popular tatuirovki in the world. But in a country where images of the skin are considered taboo, its ...

Daring and dangerous: 20 vintage photo Japanese girls SUKEBAN

26-06-2022

Daring and dangerous: 20 vintage photo Japanese girls SUKEBAN

It is difficult to imagine, but it is a fact in the second half of the XX century on the streets of Japan crime flourished, and ...

Seeing the amazing in the ordinary: what is the secret of Shin Noguchi's wonderful street photos

26-06-2022

Seeing the amazing in the ordinary: what is the secret of ...

Snowfalls, children, a giraffe and sleeping in the subway-Shin Noguchi snatches truthful and unusual moments in the daily life of ...

6 secrets of freshness: how Japanese women keep a pleasant body smell without perfume

25-06-2022

6 secrets of freshness: how Japanese women keep a pleasant ...

Every country in the world is associated with a certain smell. India is remembered by the aroma of spices, France-the smell of ...

To be an autonomous Runet? How global Network access restrictions work in other countries

25-06-2022

To be an autonomous Runet? How global Network access ...

The law on the autonomous Runet has come into force, the essence of which has remained incomprehensible to many Russians. Perhaps ...

A loving legislator was beaten with a stick in accordance with his own law

25-06-2022

A loving legislator was beaten with a stick in accordance ...

It is known that everyone is equal before the law. There is also unverified information that anti-corruption fighters take bribes, ...

23 deliciously delicious dishes to try in China

24-06-2022

23 deliciously delicious dishes to try in China

China is a huge country where many fragrant, rich and delicious dishes have been invented. There are basic dishes that can be found ...

40 impressive pictures of the Korean War

24-06-2022

40 impressive pictures of the Korean War

On June 25, 1950, the Korean War began, turning the two parts of the once united country into irreconcilable opponents. The Korean ...

This is my well, and I'm milking it: the subtleties of private oil production in Indonesian

24-06-2022

This is my well, and I'm milking it: the subtleties of ...

The Indonesian island of Java is very rich in oil. Black gold lies here shallowly, so many small deposits are more like ordinary ...

Thailand is not only Phuket. 7 secret kingdom islands

24-06-2022

Thailand is not only Phuket. 7 secret kingdom islands

Green hills, blue water, and painted boats - this is how you can briefly characterize the Thai islands. If you are going to ...

Sedentary hell: 21 hours in a hard carriage from Beijing to Guangzhou

24-06-2022

Sedentary hell: 21 hours in a hard carriage from Beijing to ...

Experienced travelers Pasha and Lena tell us: "In this post there is a number that we strongly do not recommend repeating to ...