May 21, 2015 /
Sim Chi Yin
China’s deadly mining accidents hit the international news headlines frequently. But the country's top occupational disease, pneumoconiosis, kills three times as many miners each year.
May 20, 2015 / Yale Environment 360
Karim Chrobog
In the second of two videos on food waste, filmmaker Karim Chrobog travels to Seoul, South Korea, which has implemented a high-tech initiative that has dramatically reduced its waste.
May 19, 2015 / Untold Stories
Tomas van Houtryve
What is life like inside North Korea? Nine escapees share their experiences in this portrait gallery.
Former Maoist combatants train inside their cantonment in western Nepal. The Indian government has accused Nepali Maoist rebels of providing military and ideological training to hundreds of Indian Maoists inside Nepalese territory.  Image by Anup Kaphle, Nepal, 2010.
November 11, 2010 / Untold Stories
Anup Kaphle
Claims of former rebels training Indian Naxalites have deepened the disagreements between Maoist rebels and the government of Nepal.
November 11, 2010 / Untold Stories
Vanessa M. Gezari, Kathleen Flynn
Finding a living bridge in Afghanistan between the oral culture of storytelling in the past and the new media of journalism in the modern world.
November 9, 2010 / Christian Science Monitor
Maha Atal
President Obama's trip to India underscored India's importance in global security and global finances – a democratic counter to an aggressive China. But India's poor foreign policy and botched...
Maoist Rebels. Image by Anup Kaphle, Nepal, 2010.
November 9, 2010 / CBC Radio
Anup Kaphle
The uneasy co-existence of a Maoist rebel army and the national army leaves Nepal and its neighbors on edge.
November 8, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kathleen Flynn
Southern Afghanistan is one of the most perilous and difficult places for Afghan reporters to cover.
November 1, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Following Pakistan's floods, U.S. policy of humanitarian aid accompanied by continuing drone attacks exacerbates rather than alleviates tensions.
Image by Philip Shishkin. Uzbekistan, 2010.
October 27, 2010 / Untold Stories
Philip Shishkin
Understanding Central Asia means understanding Central Asian food. And that means indulging in regional samplings of a deceptively simple rice dish - plov, and its lighter alternative lagman.
Image by Deena Guzder, Pakistan, 2010.
October 23, 2010 / Common Dreams Project
Deena Guzder
Pakistan is still struggling to emerge from the August flooding that wreaked havoc in the country. While America is contributing to aid, its foreign policy is not helping to win the people's hearts...
October 22, 2010
Sean Gallagher
Sean Gallagher announces the launch of his new website, "Threatened Waters: China's Wetland Crisis."
Image by Sean Gallagher, China, 2010.
October 21, 2010 / Untold Stories
Sean Gallagher
Mangroves are vital for protecting coastlines, harboring wildlife and have a nutrient base on par with rainforests. A worldwide decrease of 50 percent signals their survival is at risk.