The Indian charity sells low-cost sanitary pads to poor women in the city of Mumbai.
She was alone, separated from her children, without her home or work. But facing circumstances that could break even the strongest spirits, Majeda refused to give in. She turned to something she hoped would build her a new life – food. The first big dinner Majeda Khoury hosted was a strange one – the menu […]
Image copyright EPAs Image caption Taliban militants, soldiers and residents mingle in Kunduz In scenes that would have seemed impossible a few days ago, members of the Afghan Taliban have been pictured embracing Afghan security forces amid a three-day ceasefire called to mark Eid. Similar encounters across the country have been documented by local media. […]
Image copyright AFP On opposite sides of the world, two major storms have forced people to flee their homes and are threatening to bulldoze infrastructure and buildings. In the US, officials warn that Hurricane Florence could cause “catastrophic” flooding which could kill “a lot of people” on the country’s east coast. Meanwhile, a super typhoon […]