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Rana Plaza survivors face continued suffering
Survivors of Bangladesh garment factory collapse say they received little compensation and face economic hardship.
Syed Tashfin Chowdhury
Last updated: 24 Apr 2014 11:16 GMT
Star suicides: Grim reality of Indian cinema
Recent suicide by Telugu actor Uday Kiran points to pain behind the glamour.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 04:47 GMT
Mumbai slum entrepreneurs mean business
Dharavi, India's biggest slum, is dotted with enterprises run by feisty women who are the primary breadwinners.
Taran N Khan
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 13:31 GMT
Deluge of water protests hit India
Unusual protests become craze as locals submerge themselves in water to protest against dams and nuclear plant.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 20:32 GMT
Dalits seek escape from India's caste system
Traditionally excluded from society and opportunites, some "untouchables" are making advances.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2012 13:21 GMT
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
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In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
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