Bamboo

Drugs in PH are being imported from Taiwan’s Bamboo Triad — Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday claimed that the illegal drugs circulating in the Philippines are now being imported from the so-called Bamboo …

Asia

‘Enough is enough’: Portland cruise line will now use bamboo straws

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -<p>A Portland cruise line is joining the growing number of companies to ditch single-use straws.<p>Portland Spirit Cruises Monday said …

Oregon

HKFP Lens: Bamboo Scenes celebrates the launch of its new gallery with a photo series on local life

Photography art initiative Bamboo Scenes is celebrating the acquisition of its new gallery with a launch party on September 8, from 12 to 6pm, at Fuk …

Hong Kong

How to Save a Dying Indoor Lucky Bamboo Plant

You may be able to restore your lucky bamboo's health.<p>Step 1<p>Change the plant's water source if you're using chlorinated tap water. Chlorine damages …

Tap Water

Rare 'bamboo rat' photographed at Machu Picchu

A rare rodent species known as a "bamboo rat" that lives around the Inca ruins at Machu Picchu in Peru has resurfaced after a decade of absence and …

South America

Bamboo art graces Jakarta traffic circle for Independence Day

The Jakarta administration has installed a landmark bamboo art installation at the Hotel Indonesia traffic circle to celebrate Independence Day.<p>Joko …

Asia

The Origami-Inspired Folding Bamboo House

1/7<p>Ming Tang's beautiful origami-inspired Folded Bamboo Houses are intended to be used as temporary shelters in the aftermath of an earthquake. …

San Francisco

Integrating SonarQube (Swift) with Bamboo

I tried SonarQube and sonar-scanner for my XCUItests locally on my machine using the docker image but now I want to integrate it with our CI …

Docker

Bamboo Long House Restaurant / BambuBuild

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Situated next to a river in the middle of Vietnam, Bamboo Long House Restaurant features a large …

Architecture

Electric Banatti Green Falcon made of bamboo

Electric motorcycles provide designers with a whole new set of possibilities such including different materials such as this Phillipines-made Banatti …

Electric Bikes

Poem: Bamboo, the Dance

Paul Celan’s harrowing Holocaust incantation, “Death Fugue,” is the apparent inspiration for this poem by Marilyn Chin, a withering takedown of our so-called global diplomacy. The immigrant’s dream of a better life, “free and lush,” deteriorates as she is swept up into a vicious cycle of ethnic and …

Culture

Banatti's Green Falcon brings bamboo bodywork to an electric motorcycle

A group of green motoring enthusiasts in the Phillipines has built a neat little electric motorcycle to demonstrate what can be done with bamboo. The …

Electric Vehicles

Men's Nature Bamboo Wood Sport Wrist watch

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Watches

Traditional single bamboo drifting brought to school in China

Middle school students practice 'single bamboo-drifting' on water in Rongjiang County, Guizhou Province on August 11, 2018. Single bamboo drifting …

Middle School

Why Aren't There More Asian Leaders? Strategies To Shatter The Bamboo Ceiling

It was recently announced that Pepsi’s CEO Indra Nooyi would be stepping down from her position and leaving the company. Nooyi, who is of Indian descent, is only one of a few Asian women leading an S&P 500 company. Why are there so few Asian and Asian-American executives? What is preventing …

Social Justice

South Korea’s Online ‘Bamboo Forests’ Take Center Stage in #MeToo Movement

Online communities once used mostly for gossip have become central in victims coming out about sexual abuses.

South Korea

Dongshang in Beijing / Imafuku Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Dongshang is a contemporary Japanese restaurant with wide selections of Sake and Japanese whisky located …

Architecture

Toddler has a bamboo skewer speared into her CHEEK after falling down while eating a grilled sausage

A little girl in south-east China had a 20cm (8in) -long bamboo skewer lodged in her face after accidentally falling onto it.<p>The two-year-old girl, …

Eating

Maharashtra govt to set up body to promote bamboo products

The Maharashtra government has decided to form a Bamboo Promotion Foundation to promote bamboo products in the State with the help of Tata Trust. T

India

Redux: Doing Battle with Your Successors

Every week, the editors of The Paris Review lift the paywall on a selection of interviews, stories, poems, and more from the magazine’s archive. You can have these unlocked pieces delivered straight to your inbox every Sunday by signing up for the Redux newsletter.<p>This week, we bring you August …

Books

Bamboo On Second - Asian Fusion/ Sushi on 2nd Ave. N. Birmingham, AL

We are an Asian-inspired restaurant and bar located in the Downtown Loft District of Birmingham, AL. We open Monday through Saturday at 5pm. Our goal …

Birmingham, AL

50,000 STICKS: This amazing bamboo bridge in Cambodia is rebuilt each year

By Nathalie Craig<p>06 Aug 2018<p>Each year in Cambodia a kilometre-long bridge made from 50,000 sticks of bamboo is built, used then dismantled. A …

Cambodia

[VIDEO] This designer crafts fashionable + sustainable hangers for your closet

I began with numerous opening leads for this story. But nothing beats the simplicity of ‘poetry in bamboo,’ for that’s exactly what Pravinsinh K …

Lifestyle (India)

a bamboo pavilion for yogic martial arts in bangalore, india, by samvad design studio

<b>‘the kalari pavilion’ by bangalore, india-based samvad design studio, is conceived as a light, porous, linear bamboo structure juxtaposed against a</b> …

Martial Arts

Dry bamboo cluster falls over play area in Bal Bhavan

A cluster of dry bamboo fell over the play area in Bal Bhavan, damaging the area. Authorities claimed there were no children in the area when the …

BAL

Critical Reasoning: Assumption Questions | GMAT practice question

Bamboo is slowly being recognized by a growing number of industries as a versatile and remarkable material. With sources of wood becoming scarcer by …

Education

The amazing 3,300ft-long bamboo bridge containing 50,000 sticks that is taken down and REBUILT every year

This is the incredible 3,300 foot bamboo bridge in Cambodia that is taken down and rebuilt every single year.<p>The crossing contains 50,000 sticks of …

War

Paris Review - Wild Bamboo, Late August

Joyce Carol Oates<p>Issue 153, Winter 1999<p>Beyond our seed-littered pond a small forest of bamboo grows wild.<br>Hear the wind-rustling like shaken paper? Bamboo.<br>Shabby and peeling but erect with greeny health? Bamboo.<br>“The zombie of tree-life? Bamboo”—La Rochefoucauld.<p>Not to require beauty for survival? …

Literature

UNICOO Bamboo Tree Bookcase

Price: $59.99Display your books in a unique way with the UNICOO Bamboo Tree Bookcase. This display storage rack is ideal for organizing and showing …

Bamboo

Bring on the cake: France's baby panda has his 1st birthday

PARIS (AP) — France's first baby panda celebrated his first birthday Saturday with a cake of bamboo, honey, apples, oranges, strawberries and lemons.<p>The panda named Yuan Meng — which means "accomplishment of a dream" — weighs about 30 kilograms (66 pounds). He has recently started eating bamboo …

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