April 3, 2014 / The New York Times
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
Despite a lack of success in providing adequate healthcare for the poor, Gujarat plans to expand its state health insurance program.
April 2, 2014 / The New York Times
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
The stigma attached to AIDS patients leads to discrimination in India's state-run hospitals.
April 1, 2014 / The New York Times
Caryle Murphy
Saudi Arabia is in the throes of far-reaching transformation. Will it destroy a partnership with the United States?
April 1, 2014 / The New York Times
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
Poor rural healthcare contributes to high infant mortality rates in India's urban hospitals.
March 31, 2014 / The New York Times
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
Providing adequate healthcare to India's massive and predominantly poor population is a daunting challenge.
March 5, 2014 / The New York Times
Esha Chhabra
Polio may have ended in India. But the country has now started new drive to get routine immunizations on track in the country, targeting other diseases such as measles, rubella, TB and hepatitis B.
January 13, 2014 / The New York Times
Esha Chhabra
India is about to complete three years without a single new polio case. Esha Chhabra interviews Deepak Kapur, who has been at the helm of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative Campaign since 2002.
August 11, 2013 / The New York Times
Vanessa M. Gezari
Vanessa Gezari, author of a new book on the Afghanistan murder of social scientist Paula Loyd, says the US military still stumbles through an Afghan culture it barely understands.
July 17, 2013 / The New York Times
Jonathan Cox
Andhra Pradesh's public health insurance program Aarogyasri, the first in India, pits private hospitals against public in a tug-of-war for funding, with poor patients trapped in the middle.
June 14, 2013 / The New York Times
Allyn Gaestel, Allison Shelley
In parts of rural Nepal women and girls are segregated from their families during menstruation. A look at historical context of this practice and the slow pace of social change.
June 12, 2013 / The New York Times
Allison Shelley, Allyn Gaestel
In far western Nepal, many believe that women who are menstruating are impure and bring bad luck. And so they are exiled each month, leaving them vulnerable to rape and other horrors.
April 15, 2013 / The New York Times
Shiho Fukada
Shiho Fukada has been photographing the effects of the economic crisis in Japan, where notions of personal prosperity and lifetime employment have eroded.
February 5, 2013 / The New York Times
Samuel Loewenberg
"Success stories” are rarely the whole story. Global health projects frequently go off course, and it’s not unusual for them to fail outright. What is unusual is for researchers to be open about it.

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