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~ Now China copies whole European City!

Too much Copycat! It seems in China people misunderstood “Copyright” as “Copying is Right” :) :)

See China’s many copycat cities below…

US author Ms Binaca Bosker in her research showing how China had copied whole European (French,Greek,Austrian,German,Italy,Netherland) city and built it for people, not Amusement Park etc, real city for Chinese buyers. 261 more words


A piece of wood. Beautiful carved in the palace of warriors. Shaniwar wada, Pune,  Maharashtra love , India.

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China keen for road, rail corridor to India through Nepal

The initiative was first proposed by President Xi Jinping when he met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Xi’an on May 14.

China has proposed constructing an ambitious economic corridor to India through Nepal, to link the three countries with road and rail connectivity as part of its new Silk Road initiative. 490 more words


Navigating the streets of Siem Reap

Traffic in Cambodia is fairly hectic, there is little regard for road rules, but even compared with places like India the use of intersections with traffic lights is interesting. 837 more words


Backpacking my balls off

A year ago I was restless. I woke up each morning, I took a shower, I fed the cat, I made breakfast, I drove to work, and I sat in a chair all day. 906 more words


I played make-believe with the Pakistani military

In the summer of 2010, I was teaching at the Lahore University of Management Sciences in Pakistan. When I was not teaching, I was conducting research for my book… 2,451 more words

Tea, Mantras, and Magic: Some Thoughts on Friendship

“I can’t stay up that late anymore.”

“Yeah, me either.”

With matching groggy-headed, bleary-eyed, up-all-night-partying auras, my Finnish friend (and downstairs neighbor) and I lamented about our apparent new night owl habits while we brushed our teeth one recent morning. 1,079 more words