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Nutrient-deficient diet a key Type 2 diabetes contributor for South Asians living in US

(UT Southwestern Medical Center) Less nutritious dietary choices made by South Asians living in developed countries like the US are a key contributor to the group's rising rate of Type 2 diabetes, UT Southwestern researchers report.

Aaron Franklin and Tyson Cole’s Asian Smokehouse Sets Opening Date

Dishing out brisket with nuoc mam sauce and grilled chicken coconut rice bowls Loro, the casual Asian smokehouse from Uchi’s Tyson Cole and pitmaster Aaron Franklin, is opening on Wednesday, April 4 on 2115 South Lamar Boulevard in South...Show More Summary

39 Indians kidnapped by Islamic State in Iraq were killed, officials say

India said Tuesday that 39 of its citizens who were abducted by Islamic State militants had been found dead in northern Iraq, ending a four-year mystery that had gripped the South Asian nation. India’s foreign minister, Sushma Swaraj, told Parliament that Iraqi authorities found 39 bodies buried...

Intensification of agriculture and social hierarchies evolve together, study finds

Researchers analyzed the evolution of 155 Island South East Asian and Pacific societies to determine that, rather than intensification of agriculture leading to social stratification, the two evolve together. The study illustrates the way social and material factors combine to drive human cultural evolution.

Intensification of agriculture and social hierarchies evolve together, study finds

(Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History) A joint project between the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History and the University of Auckland analyzed the evolution of 155 Island South East Asian and Pacific...Show More Summary

James Peterson's Curried Collard Greens

Peterson takes a South Asian turn, adding coconut milk, garam masala, garlic, chile peppers, and ginger to make his Curried Collard Greens. The collards cook until meltingly tender, and the coconut milk reduces to a thick, luscious sauce. Show More Summary

Thursday Watch

Evening Headlines Bloomberg: Asian Stocks Off to Weak Start as Caution Prevails. Stocks were modestly weaker in Japan, Australia and South Korea, while Hong Kong futures also tipped equities to fall. The S&P 500 Index fell for a third...Show More Summary

Tyson Cole and Aaron Franklin Give SXSWers a Peek Into Their New Restaurant Loro

First looks into the forthcoming Asian smokehouse restaurant Loro, the forthcoming Asian smokehouse from notable local chefs Tyson Cole and Aaron Franklin, was host to an exclusive South by Southwest party last night. Attendees wereShow More Summary

Still getting away with rape in Nepal

When the rest of the world is talking about #MeToo, in the South Asian nation the conversation feels like a non-starter.

Monsoon runoff generates cool tendrils at surface, cuts off nutrients

Each summer, the South Asian monsoon transforms parts of India from semi-arid into lush green lands able to support farming. The annual infusion of rainfall and resulting runoff into the Ganges, Brahmaputra, and other rivers in the region also has a very different, but no less dramatic, impact on the Bay of Bengal in the northeast Indian Ocean.

English cricket coaching needs more diversity - Wasim Khan

2 weeks agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Wasim Khan has questioned whether the game in England and Wales can do more to encourage coaches and administrators from South Asian and Afro-Caribbean backgrounds

There Isn't Enough South Asian DNA Data, And It's A Big Problem

More humans are having their genomes sequenced than ever before, but, as with most new technologies, DNA sequencing has not been equitably dispersed. The vast majority of people who have had their DNA sequenced are of European descent. More »      

For Asian Americans, the 2018 Winter Olympics brought unexpected joy and familiar anger

For any Asian American person who faces the constant, clumsy question of “where are you really from,” the just-completed Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, offered us a few days of relief. The iconography answered the question for us: the American flag stitched on snowboarder Chloe Kim’s...

A Cozy Vietnamese BYOB Is Opening Just Off South Street

Ngon Ngon’s slogan is “I’m crazy with pho” Ngon Ngon Restaurant is in the works on 3rd Street just south of South, replacing what was most recently vegetarian Asian eatery Mi Lah. The family-run Vietnamese BYOB should open by the end...Show More Summary

This country is now tied with Singapore as having the most powerful passport in the world

South Korea is now tied with Singapore for the title of most powerful passport, according to a global ranking. Singapore became the first Asian country to top the list back in October. South Korea moved up the list when Uzbekistan granted...Show More Summary

Olympics Closing Ceremony Review: Johnny Weir Chills Out At K-Pop Pageant

The well-wired Asian nation's culture and technology was heavily on patriotic display tonight in NBC's coverage of the Closing Ceremony of the XXIII Winter Games but it was the music of South Korea that really owned the beat and heart...Show More Summary

Farewell, Korea: First of 3 straight Asian Olympics ends

3 weeks agoNews : USAToday: News

Farewell, South Korea: First of three straight Asian Olympics ends as it began _ with politics _ after two weeks of feats of athletic prowess        

Farewell, Korea: First of 3 straight Asian Olympics ends

Farewell, South Korea: First of three straight Asian Olympics ends as it began _ with politics _ after two weeks of feats of athletic prowess        

SKorean governor calls for joint Asian Games with NKorea

The governor of a South Korean region hosting this year's Winter Olympics says he will push for jointly hosting the 2021 Winter Asian Games with North Korea        

Trump Invoked In A Fifth Of Hate Crimes Against South Asians, Middle Easterners, Report Says

"[The Trump administration] really operationalizes the divisive portrayal of all of our communities," said Suman Raghunathan, the executive director of the organization behind the report.

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