Heat and dust: Kathmandu's commuter hell – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As the government ploughs on with its controversial road expansion scheme, commuting in Nepal’s capital can take up to four hours – while many joke that the dust mask has become part of the national dress In 2011 Nepal’s then prime minister, Baburam Bhattarai, Läs mer…

The doctor from Myanmar faced with 1 million patients and a plague of rats – podcast

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; When disaster struck his community in remote Chin state, Dr SaSa rushed to help – and found himself trying to treat 400 people a day Photograph: Courtesy of Myanmar Health and Hope Subscribe via Apple Podcasts Download MP3 Podcast feed URL Growing up in Läs mer…

Record 68.5 million people fleeing war or persecution worldwide

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Global development As data shows one in every 110 people is displaced, UN special envoy Angelina Jolie warns of ‘terrible human consequences’ of Syria’s aid shortfall Syrians forced to flee Raqqa city carry their belongings as they leave a camp in Ain Issa. The Läs mer…

Fugitive Indian billionaire Nirav Modi last seen in Britain in March

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; India Modi fled India in February after he was accused of being at the centre of a $1.8bn fraud Nirav Modi with actor Nimrat Kaur in New York in 2015 Photograph: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images The fugitive billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi was last seen in Läs mer…

Isis claims deadly suicide bombing as Afghans celebrate Taliban ceasefire

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Afghanistan At least 25 people killed in Nangarhar province as country marks first truce in 17 years A man injured in the suicide bombing is taken to hospital. Photograph: Mohammad Anwar Danishyar/AP At least 25 people have been killed in a suicide bombing in Läs mer…

British government ordered to open Amritsar massacre files

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Foreign policy Campaigners say papers could reveal details of UK role in 1984 assault at Golden Temple Sikhs in Trafalgar Square commemorate the June 1984 attack at the Golden Temple, Amritsar. Photograph: Matthew Chattle/Rex/Shutterstock A tribunal has ordered that secret Downing Street files relating Läs mer…