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Region eyes return of overseas tourists

Southeast Asian nations targeting Chinese visitors.

December 01, 2020

Nepal's female soldiers break taboos to tackle COVID-19 crisis

Women touching a dead body is still a cultural taboo in Nepal. But rights for women have improved since the majority-Hindu country emerged from a decade-long conflict in 2006.

December 01, 2020

'Christmas will not be cancelled' says Bethlehem

Most of the inns are closed, the shepherds are likely to be under lockdown, and there are few visitors from the east, or anywhere else.

November 30, 2020

In bid to stem outbreak, Yemen pushes polio immunization

As the world focused on COVID-19 this year, the UN in Aug declared a polio outbreak in Yemen that can cause permanent paralysis, with children most at risk.

November 30, 2020