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Indonesia’s Indian Community
February 09, 2018
Indonesia’s Indian Community
Despite a large Tamil community in North Sumatra, Indian-Indonesians still struggle for recognition and opportunities.
Indonesia’s Indian Community
The Human Forklifts of Kolkata
February 06, 2018
The Human Forklifts of Kolkata
Migrant workers, carrying impossibly heavy loads of vegetables, keep Kolay market functioning.
The Human Forklifts of Kolkata
India's Budget 2018: Those Left Behind
February 06, 2018
India's Budget 2018: Those Left Behind
India's 27 million citizens with disabilities are disappointed with the country's budget.
India's Budget 2018: Those Left Behind
Sylvain Vogel’s World of Extreme Linguistics
February 02, 2018
Sylvain Vogel’s World of Extreme Linguistics
A French linguist's quest to document the dying language of Cambodia's Bunong people.
Sylvain Vogel’s World of Extreme Linguistics
Nepal's Deadly Chhaupadi Custom
January 30, 2018
Nepal's Deadly Chhaupadi Custom
A dangerous social practice in far western Nepal is causing reoccurring deaths.
Nepal's Deadly Chhaupadi Custom
Cambodia and the West's Common Enemy: Tuberculosis
January 23, 2018
Cambodia and the West's Common Enemy: Tuberculosis
Cambodia's fight against TB has largely relied on Western aid. Will those funds continue?
Cambodia and the West's Common Enemy: Tuberculosis
The Rapid Rise of Censorship in Southeast Asia
January 19, 2018
The Rapid Rise of Censorship in Southeast Asia
From Myanmar to Indonesia, governments are clamping down on the internet and social media.
The Rapid Rise of Censorship in Southeast Asia
Why Is Papua New Guinea Still Hunting Witches?
January 17, 2018
Why Is Papua New Guinea Still Hunting Witches?
A six-year-old girl tortured for 'witchcraft' sparks international outrage.
Why Is Papua New Guinea Still Hunting Witches?
Christmas in Pakistan
January 10, 2018
Christmas in Pakistan
Lahore's Christian communities celebrate.
Christmas in Pakistan
What Living in Kabul Is Really Like
January 02, 2018
What Living in Kabul Is Really Like
Afghanistan's capital is not even half as dangerous as everyone thinks.
What Living in Kabul Is Really Like
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
December 28, 2017
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
Brick Lane, once renowned for its Bengali immigrants, is changing.
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
Almond Orchards in Everest’s Shadow
December 25, 2017
Almond Orchards in Everest’s Shadow
A look at changing mountain livelihoods in Nepal.
Almond Orchards in Everest’s Shadow
'Dream Town': China's Charming Villages
December 20, 2017
'Dream Town': China's Charming Villages
The Chinese government is hoping branded, themed villages can revitalize the countryside.
'Dream Town': China's Charming Villages
Punjab: Murders Without Murderers
December 15, 2017
Punjab: Murders Without Murderers
New evidence draws attention to the thousands of Punjabis “disappeared” in the 1980s and ‘90s.
Punjab: Murders Without Murderers
India's Guardians of the Dead
December 14, 2017
India's Guardians of the Dead
The cremation undertakers perform a sacred function, but are still “untouchable.”
India's Guardians of the Dead
Pope Francis Wades Into the Rohingya Crisis
December 07, 2017
Pope Francis Wades Into the Rohingya Crisis
The Pope treads carefully to avoid a diplomatic incident, even while focusing world attention on the Rohingya crisis.
Pope Francis Wades Into the Rohingya Crisis
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