March 4, 2013
Local communities in Nepal are starting to generate their own electricity through 'micro-hydro' projects. Since 1996, nearly 400 micro-hydro power plants have been built, bringing energy to around half a million people.
Environmentalists say govt has not followed through on previous drives to reduce plastic waste
For members of the Christians for National Liberation, 1986 uprising was just the start of fight for social justice
Former Philippine justice minister Senator Leila de Lima held on slew of drugs charges
Country's justice ministry is considering allowing abortions under certain circumstances
Dalit Christian Women for Change formed as a response to being looked down by Indian church and society