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  • Modi aims to shake up sanitation with Clean India drive

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - His hands protected by torn orange gloves, Dalbira Singh has a grim job scraping waste from train toilets from the tracks at New Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin station, a few minutes from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's office.
  • How long will Beijing let Hong Kong pro-democracy protests go on?

    HONG KONG China's Communist Party seems determined to snuff out any "contagion" from Hong Kong's lively pro-democracy demonstrations reaching the mainland. In the days since protests broke out in the former British colony, at least a dozen mainland...

    More than 100 ex-rebels, family members die in Congo camp: HRW

    KINSHASA (Reuters) - More than 100 people died from starvation and disease over the last year in a government-run camp set up to house former rebels and their families in Democratic Republic of Congo, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Wednesday. The group...

    Fiscalía de México acusa a tres militares de asesinar a presuntos delincuentes en sonado caso

    MEXICO DF (Reuters) - La fiscalía general de México dijo el martes que acusó de homicidio a tres militares que participaron en un tiroteo a finales de junio en el que murieron 22 presuntos delincuentes, en un sonado caso que activistas internacionales han...

    Myanmar confirms controversial Rohingya plan at United Nations

    YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar has confirmed to the United Nations it is finalizing a plan that will offer minority Rohingya Muslims citizenship if they change their ethnicity to suggest Bangladeshi origin, a move rights groups say could force thousands...