A shining light in the Philippines
November 29, 2012
In makeshift Manila slum homes that are mainly windowless, Illac Diaz brings an idea that shines a light. His idea has become so popular that the local prison has set up a production line for the simple "solar light" made from clear drink bottles.
Cultural center keeps alive traditional arts and culture of tribal people in Odisha state
Female politicians travel to former warzone to meet women but only spoke to a tiny fraction of the turnout
Thousands throng streets of Philippine capital to protest government's handling of housing policy
Sister Rani Maria Vattalil died of multiple knife wounds for helping the poor
Hoa Hao Buddhists go on hunger strike to protest police harassment