World Asia: South & Central

  • Cover Story The girls who took over a town in rural India

    Development experts around the world are increasingly focused on girls as a linchpin of economic and social progress. In Thennamadevi, though, teen girls have taken action on their own, improving their village with a speed that would make any official envious.

  • First Look Myanmar bulldozes remnants of Rohingya villages

    Satellite images of Myanmar's Rakhine state show dozens of Rohingya villages have been leveled by authorities. Human rights advocates say the government is demolishing what amounts to scores of crime scenes before any credible investigation takes place.


Photos of the Week Photos of the Week 04/23

A girl looks through a window of a train parked at a railway station in New Delhi on April 20.

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