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Jordanian women imprisoned in name of family honor

In a secret shelter in the Jordanian capital Amman, 52-year-old Fatima runs a hand over the scar that has shaped her life.

August 16, 2017

Women leaders wangle water taps, security in India's slums

Jadibanagar is one of more than 50 slums in Ahmedabad which have been upgraded by Parivartan - a program that involves city officials, slum dwellers, a developer and a non-profit organization.

August 16, 2017

Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteran

The former US Marine knew the calligraphy-covered flag he took from a fallen Japanese soldier 73 years ago was more than a keepsake of World War II.

August 15, 2017

70 years after Pakistan-India split, Sikhs search for home

Today Sikhs are among Pakistan's smallest minorities, who are easily identifiable because of their tightly wound and often colorful turbans, and because they share the surname Singh.

August 14, 2017