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Airline Flies Couple To Wrong Continent

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.21.2013 | Travel

Sorry, Toto, when you end up on the wrong continent, no pair of ruby slippers can make it right. That was the unfortunate reality for Sandy Valdivi...

Bangladesh Factory Owners Arrested

Posted 04.27.2013 | Business

After an eight-story building collapsed in Bangladesh Wednesday, killing at least 300 workers, police have arrested the owners of two factories that o...

Floating Health Care: Runa Khan has a Simple Solution to Bangladeshi Development

Pro Journo | Posted 05.22.2013 | Impact
Pro Journo

When Runa Khan first began work, most partners told her that the idea of floating hospitals was too innovative, if not outlandish.

Bangladeshi Boy Mutilated For Refusing To Beg Gets New Start

Posted 12.11.2012 | Impact

Updated: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 4:30 p.m. EST When a 7-year-old Bangladeshi boy refused to beg in the streets for a ruling gang, he was nearly beaten to...

A Look At The World's Fastest Growing Megacity

GlobalPost | Erik German and Solana Pyne | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The future is here, and it smells like burning trash. As the evening call to prayer echoes across Dhaka's teeming slums, a bluish haze rises in the mu...