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Why This Former K-Pop Singer Left Fame Behind To Become a Monk

From performing pop songs on stage to singing Buddhist prayer songs on YouTube.
The Rainbow Guide to Life

Why Gay Monks Have to Hide Their Sexual Orientation in Thailand

In this episode of “Rainbow Guide to Life” VICE World News takes a look at what life is like for gay monks in Thailand’s Buddhist monasteries.

How Women in Asia Are Affected By Difficult Divorce Laws

Why is it so hard for Asian women to find happiness after a bad marriage?
VICE World News APAC

What It’s Like To Be A Professional Dominatrix in Asia

Eva Oh tells VICE more about running a business as a professional dominatrix and what attracted her to it.
I Was There

Why We Must Never Forget The Bhopal Gas Disaster | I Was There

VICE speaks to veteran photojournalist, Raghu Rai about his coverage of the aftermath of India's worst industrial disaster.
VICE World News APAC

2020: A Year Like No Other

2020 was not just a year but a state of mind. We did a pulse check across the Asia Pacific region to understand how the youth dealt with this roller coaster of a year.
Indonesia Riot

Burying the Dead in a City Running Out of Space: The Gravediggers of Bandung

VICE heads to Bandung to meet Atung and his crew of gravediggers to learn what men who deal with death every day can tell us about life.
Stories From The Other World

Timo Tjahjanto's Terrifying Encounter With a Resort Town Demon

In this episode of Stories From The Other World, acclaimed Indonesian horror director Timo Tjahjanto tells VICE about the time a heavy-breathing creature from the other world terrorized him on a family vacation.
Musik Tanpa Batas

Kelompok Penerbang Roket, Ramengrvl and Bin Idris, Voyagers of Icarie, Mukarakat, and Zatua

A music variety show exploring Indonesia's wild and eclectic music scene.
Musik Tanpa Batas

Pengantar Minum Racun, Stars and Rabbit, Monohero, and Terapi Urine: Musik Without Limits

An internet variety show exploring Indonesia's wild and eclectic music scene.
Hidden Cities

Hidden Cities: Kuala Lumpur

Graffiti artist Asmoe is turning Kuala Lumpur's forgotten walls into stunning works of art
Hidden Cities

Hidden Cities: Singapore

Singaporean Mark Ong shows us why his hometown is an underrated art and fashion hub.