- Protests over Nepal constitution injure dozens, police say Updated: Jul-20-15 10:16 am
KATHMANDU, Nepal - Protesters clashed with police in southern Nepal on Monday as the government tried to collect the public's suggestions on the draft of the country's long-overdue constitution.
- Rush for shoes at India festival triggers stampede, kills 27 Updated: Jul-14-15 11:08 pm
HYDERABAD, India - Tens of thousands of pilgrims taking part in a Hindu religious bathing festival surged forward and triggered a massive stampede on a riverbank in southern India, leaving at least 27 dead and dozens injured in chaotic scenes in which rescuers struggled to respond quickly.
- Food politics hits India's most malnourished children Updated: Jul-09-15 3:46 am
MADKHEDA, India - Clutching battered metal plates, the children waited patiently in a remote central Indian village for the two small flat pieces of bread and scoop of boiled potato curry that would be their only full meal that day.
- Groups call for Hindu, vegan displays at Arkansas Capitol Updated: Jul-07-15 4:35 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Capitol lawn could soon get crowded: Existing statues that honor Confederate soldiers, fallen firefighters and the nine black children who integrated Little Rock Central High School might be joined shortly by tributes for vegans, a monkey-faced deity and a cloven-hooved demon.