April 24, 2015 / Foreign Policy
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
Thousands of young Muslim men in Kashmir have turned to opiates to dull the trauma of a childhood marked by violence and death.
April 22, 2015 / Untold Stories
Rosalie Murphy
India's Parsi community has been shrinking for decades. Now, to grow the population—or at least save it from extinction—India's government wants to increase the birthrate.
April 22, 2015 / ABC Australia | Radio National
Tom Hundley
Pulitzer Center senior editor Tom Hundley talks about how inexpensive motorcycles are transforming Asia in good ways and bad.
October 14, 2010 / The Washington Post
Kem Knapp Sawyer
One of the leading causes of death among Bangladeshi children is drowning. But some adults are battling the problem by starting centers dedicated to teaching kids how to swim.
October 11, 2010 / Untold Stories
Jon Sawyer, Kem Knapp Sawyer
In Bangladesh drowning is a leading cause of death among children aged 1 to 17. A pilot program aims to reduce that toll by teaching children to swim.
Image by Deena Guzder. Pakistan, 2010.
October 8, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Unlike in southern regions where the floodwaters slowly and stealthily supersaturated entire villages, the waters in the north raged through mountain ravines with the ferocity of a runaway train. ...
Image by Deena Guzder. Pakistan, 2010.
October 7, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
In post-flood Pakistan, the psychological trauma of displacement ripples throughout the country, but mental health workers are few and far between.
October 7, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Floods in Sukkur, Pakistan exacerbate poverty and social tensions as relief efforts create an uneasy collaboration between corporate and humanitarian interests.
October 4, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Sukkur, Pakistan, now dotted with an estimated 200 camps for internally displaced people, was the frontline for flood damage caused by the overflowing Indus River.
October 1, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Fashion designer Yousuf Bashir Qureshi is among many Pakistanis who, lacking faith in the government, took flood relief efforts into their own hands.
September 30, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Relief camps provide temporary homes for many previously impoverished and now displaced by severe flooding in Pakistan.
September 29, 2010 / Untold Stories
Deena Guzder
Pakistan's flooding has exacerbated pre-existing health challenges for thousands of displaced people, and relief teams are finding that the most effective aid often comes from locally-based...
Two elderly men sit under a shade in Kathmandu discussing the country's politics. Nepal is holding elections to select a new prime minister for the ninth time in the last two months. Image by Anup Kaphle. Nepal, 2010.
September 29, 2010 / Untold Stories
Anup Kaphle
Poltical deadlock in Nepal has meant continuous delays for the election of a new prime minister, not to mention a major impediment to passing the country's budget and promulgating a new constitution.

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