The Indian charity sells low-cost sanitary pads to poor women in the city of Mumbai.
Image copyright EPA More than 16,000 people are thought to have been displaced by floods following heavy monsoon rains in Myanmar, also known as Burma. The flood began at the weekend and worst hit the country’s eastern Kayin state on the border with Thailand. Large areas have been evacuated and people were moved to shelters […]
Image copyright AFP Image caption Omar Shakir said he had not called for a boycott of Israel during his time at Human Rights Watch Israel has ordered the senior representative of Human Rights Watch in the country to leave within 14 days. The interior ministry said it had terminated the residency permit of Omar Shakir, […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Afghan security forces ended the assault At least 15 people have died in a bomb and gun attack in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, an official says. Gunmen stormed a government building after a suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance gate. Afghan security forces had ended the […]