Pakistan: 12-year-old girl burnt to death after 'rape' in Ghotki

A 12-year-old girl was raped and burnt to death In Ghotki district's Daharki city in northern Sindh, Pakistan last week. The victim's mother was also severely injured and gained consciousness today.

India: 37 pc girl students in Telangana State face sexual abuse

Nearly two-thirds of girl students studying senior intermediate in rural areas of Telangana State in Southern India have to earn to contribute towards their education, a new study on impediments to girls’ education, has found.

Pakistan: Chitral’s markhor population now out of danger

“The untimely death of the four-year-old markhor is not less than a shock for us and we do mourn this as it means a loss of Rs10 million for the local community who devotedly strive for its conservation,” said Fazlur Rahman, the president of a conservancy, in Chitral which is …

Sri Lanka Tourism includes Scandinavian countries in focus market drive

The leadership of the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau has re looked its overall portfolio of markets and has strategically selected Scandinavian countries as one of the key globally focused areas to market Sri Lanka as a destination for travel in the future.