Mary Kay Magistad

Arts, Culture & Media

Global hit - Akram Khan

The World's Mary Kay Magistad introduces us to modern dance choreographer Akram Khan. He grew up in London, but his parents kept him in touch with his Bangladeshi roots. His latest piece examines the meaning of home in a globalized world.

Global Politics

Key promotion in China

China's Communist Party has ended its four-day meeting with the promotion of Vice President Xi Jinping to a key military post. The World's Mary Kay Magistad covered the meeting of the ruling party's governing Central Committee in Beijing.

Conflict & Justice

Tibet's uncharted future

Tibetan exiles worldwide long to see a free Tibet. The Dalai Lama has led their struggle for decades. Now he's thinking about retirement. The World's Mary Kay Magistad has the latest on the Dalai Lama, and Tibet's uncharted future.

Global Politics

Beijing building gets facelift

In Beijing, an iconic new building designed by architect Rem Koolhaas was much touted by Chinese officials. The building suffered major fire damage last year, and now it's under reconstruction. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports.

Business, Finance & Economics

China's economic slump

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on the mood among migrant workers in China's Sichuan province. Thousands of these workers have returned home to celebrate the Chinese New Year. But many of the workers won't have jobs to go back to once they return.