Ignorance and neglect in medical profession compounds widespread discrimination against recognised third gender group.
18 Jun 2014 12:40 GMT
Opposition party, tipped to win national elections, has vowed to protect cattle, triggering fear among beef traders.
20 Apr 2014 08:50 GMT | Latin America, Bangladesh, Brazil, India
For first time in 55 years, Tibetans born between 1950 and 1987 given right to vote drawing mixed reactions.
07 Apr 2014 14:12 GMT | Politics, China, India, Nepal, Taiwan
Kerala in the south and some other states reel from invasion of mollusk from East Africa, exacting heavy toll on crops.
Elizabeth Soumya | 22 Jan 2014 05:31 GMT | Environment, India, Myanmar
Murder of a Nigerian in Goa turns spotlight on African community, many of whom say they face unfair treatment.
Elizabeth Soumya | 02 Dec 2013 14:13 GMT | Chad, Ghana, India, Ivory Coast, Kenya
"Aleppo will be the shame of our generation" - French intellectual Bernard-Henri Levy on failure to intervene in Syria.
Syria's Civil War, Libya, Middle East
Investigating an apparent culture of impunity that allows some in Mexican law enforcement to detain and kill at will.
Human Rights, Mexico, Gun violence
The dramatic story of the Crusades seen through Arab eyes.
101 East examines why domestic violence touches so many Australian women and asks what is being done to turn the tide.
Human Rights, Australia, Women