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Sikh community

Drink addiction rife among young and old in Sikh community

By Sairah Masud SIKHS should do more to protect young people in the community from becoming addicted to alcohol, doctors, community workers and recovering alcoholics...
illegal kidney transplants

The murky world of Pakistan’s illegal kidney trade

When Pakistani authorities burst into a makeshift hospital in Lahore this year, doctors were caught mid-way through two illegal kidney transplants, the local donors...

World Food Prices Ease For Second Month Running In July

WORLD food prices eased for a second month running in July after five consecutive monthly gains, pushed down by falls in the prices of...

Sri M to visit UK

By Lady Mohini Noon The great living yogi Sri M is in London this month for his first British teaching tour. From his talk on...
Benazir Bhutto

Who killed Benazir Bhutto? The theories behind the murder

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court declared former military ruler Pervez Musharraf a fugitive in ex-prime minister Benazir Bhutto's murder trial Thursday, nearly 10 years after...

India’s Supreme Court Sides With Indigenous People Over Illegal Mining Fallout

INDIGENOUS people in an Indian state must be protected from illegal mining and the pollution it causes, the country's top court ruled, providing a...

SURVIVOR OF NAIROBI MALL SHOOTINGS SPEAKS OF IMPACT ON FAMILY FOUR YEARS ON

by LAUREN CODLING A SURVIVOR of the Westgate Mall shootings in Nairobi has said she and her children are still affected by the attack, four years...
Mohenjo Daro

Saving Pakistan’s lost city of Mohenjo Daro

The centre of a powerful ancient civilisation, Mohenjo Daro was one of the world's earliest cities - a Bronze Age metropolis boasting flush toilets...

Modi’s War Chest Leaves India Election Rivals In The Dust

INDIAN prime minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is flush with cash, giving his bloc a massive advantage over the main opposition Congress...
Malik Sajad

Kashmir’s brutal stories get cartoon treatment

Through sombre black and white drawings, graphic novelist Malik Sajad tells the brutal story of his native Kashmir in the 1990s, as an armed...