India and China both say border disengagement process underway

Asia Pacific Jul 6, 2020

India and China both say border disengagement process underway

India and China said Monday that they had made progress disengaging front-line troops from a monthslong standoff along a disputed part of their border where a brawl in June left 20 Indian soldiers dead. Special representatives on the border issue, India’s national security advisor Ajit ...

Coronavirus further widens India’s devastating gender gap

Asia Pacific Jun 26, 2020

Coronavirus further widens India’s devastating gender gap

Women around the world have been hurt financially by the coronavirus outbreak, but the situation in India, where women suffer from a wide gender gap in employment, wages and education, is more precarious for them than almost anywhere else. Less than a quarter of women ...