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Flatpack fear no more? Robot assembles IKEA chair frame

Robots in Singapore have completed a task many humans dread - assembling flat-packed IKEA furniture.

April 19, 2018

Despite changes, India's rape victims denied speedy justice

India launched fast-track courts and a tougher rape law after a gruesome assault on a young woman in 2012, but the situation has got worse, not better.

April 19, 2018

Afghans make long trek west before Turkey secures border

Many Afghan families try to make their way to western Turkey, where they can earn a living before the 144 km wall is built with the border of Iran.

April 19, 2018

The extraordinary rise of Pakistan's only female banking CEO

As the only woman heading a private sector lender in Pakistan, Sima Kamil recognizes that she has a responsibility that goes beyond her job.

April 19, 2018