Assignment Asia: Migrant workers in Israel
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Assignment Asia: Migrant workers in Israel

Below minimum wage earnings, unpaid salaries, no days off, unsafe working conditions, unsanitary living. These…

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Assignment Asia: Thailand’s ‘school in a box’
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Assignment Asia: Thailand’s ‘school in a box’

Lacking documents and the ability to speak Thai, many children of migrant workers in Thailand…

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Assignment Asia: From domestic worker to photographer
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Assignment Asia: From domestic worker to photographer

Hundreds of thousands of foreigners work in Hong Kong as domestic helpers. They left their…

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Assignment Asia Episode 31: Migrants
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Assignment Asia Episode 31: Migrants

This week’s edition of Assignment Asia puts the spotlight on migrants, people who left their…

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Photos show 1930s China through American eyes
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Photos show 1930s China through American eyes

The Chinese embassy in Washington received a special gift from a retired US Foreign Service…

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Australia to send asylum baby to Nauru
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Australia to send asylum baby to Nauru

Australia said on Monday that a 12-month-old asylum-seeker baby brought from a Pacific detention camp…

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David Cameron presents parliament with EU deal
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David Cameron presents parliament with EU deal

UK Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday presented the parliament with a deal on EU…

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Deal reached to end Indian caste protests
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Deal reached to end Indian caste protests

Members of Jat community, a rural Indian caste, reached a deal late on Monday to…

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Migrants stage protest near Greece-Macedonia border
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Migrants stage protest near Greece-Macedonia border

Hundreds of migrants on Monday demonstrated near the Greece and Macedonian border in response to…

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Libyan troops battle Islamist rebels in Benghazi
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Libyan troops battle Islamist rebels in Benghazi

The Libyan army said on Monday that it has achieved a “major success” in operations…

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