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Karim Mostafa

Arts & Culture

Kolkata's age old tradition of 'bhar' clay cups of tea

No one know how long the tradition of environmentally friendly clay cups can resist the onslaught of cheap plastic.

Asia

Surviving climate change in Bangladesh

Cyclones, storms, flooding were always a part of life, but now come more often, are less predictable and more powerful.

Politics

Something is rotten in the state of Lebanon

Lebanon's government finds itself at opposite ends of criticism, as protesters demand solution to garbage crisis.

In Pictures

In Pictures: The brick fields of Bangladesh

Demand for cheap building materials amid rapid urbanisation comes at cost of worker exploitation and climate change.