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India

Myanmar's stateless Chin endure refugee life in India

Thousands from Christian Chin ethnic group fear they will be forced out of India where they reside with few rights.

Myanmar's stateless Chin endure refugee life in India

Philippines

Should you swim with whale sharks in the Philippines?

Two competing whale shark interaction projects are highlighting the problems with ecotourism.

Should you swim with whale sharks in the Philippines?

Nepal

Nepal one year on: The baby pulled from the rubble

Rescued after 22 hours, five-month-old Sonish became a symbol of hope, but what became of his family in the year since?

Nepal one year on: The baby pulled from the rubble

Prisoners

Life inside the Philippines' prison without walls

Twice the size of Paris, the open-air Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm offers a unique approach to reforming criminals.

Life inside the Philippines' prison without walls

Arts & Culture

Last act for Delhi's street performers

Artists say plans to bulldoze celebrated colony where they live could leave them homeless and damage Indian culture.

Last act for Delhi's street performers

Features

Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’

Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.

Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’

China

Nepal's 'third gender'

The country is a pioneer in rights for gender and sexual minorities, but many continue to face marginalisation.

Nepal's 'third gender'

Business & Economy

Indian children toil in Jaipur gem industry

Exploitation is rampant, child rights activists say, in industry synonymous with glamour and glitter.

Indian children toil in Jaipur gem industry

Bangladesh

India trying to combat sex trade

Sex workers offered health and economic assistance by government projects and decentralised cooperatives.

India trying to combat sex trade