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In-flight beer a rare treat for Nepali migrant workers leaving vulnerable families behind

KATHMANDU (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – For Nabin Lama, leaving Nepal after his annual home leave to return to his construction job in Saudi Arabia is not easy. What makes the journey bearable – even enjoyable – is the can of beer he can drink on the flight from Kathmandu. As soon as the seatbelt sign […]

North Korea says will treat U.S. detainees under ‘wartime law’

North Korea said on Monday it has told the United States it will sever the only channel of communication between them, at the United Nations in New York, after Washington blacklisted leader Kim Jong Un last week for human rights abuses. All matters related to the United States, including the handling of U.S. citizens detained […]