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Despite concerns about pollution and slowing economic growth, China offers expatriates the best overall experience, according to a HSBC survey.
It's confession time: have you ever called in sick when you weren't ill? The Asia Squawk Box team discusses a survey of outrageous sick day excuses.
A breakthrough technique that can generate human hair growth shows promise for treating baldness in men and women.
An injured kangaroo managed to make its way into Melbourne Airport on Wednesday. The New York Times reports.
What does a rapidly aging population mean for governments and the economy? CNBC finds out in this special report about Asia's "silver tsunami."
New research has found that kids with better verbal and cognitive abilities are more likely to start drinking earlier than their less-bright peers.
The world's smallest dog, a fire-breathing dragon and a skateboarding goat are just some of the newest entries into the Guinness Book of World Records for 2014.
Lola, a six-clawed lobster, has a genetic mutation but will be served up in an exhibit case at the Maine State Aquarium rather than on a dinner table.
A Singaporean man who describes himself as a "toy nerd," shows off his collection of more than 6,000 Barbie dolls.
Nearly all Americans do work-related tasks in their personal time, and more than one-third work more than 10 hours off-the clock every week, a new survey reveals.
New York's most famous strip club will open a satellite establishment inside the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort next month - the first strip club inside an Atlantic City casino.
Hong Kong's newest dating site is one that promotes and facilitates adultery. It may sound like an outrageous, community inflaming concept, but it's been going strong for over a decade and offers service in 30 countries.
Never mind this Mars and Venus stuff: If you want to see how men and women think differently, ask them who shells out for dates.
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