There is strong evidence that the overall gender ratio is significantly different from the background ratio in the case of UK parents born in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
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Wednesday 27 March 2013
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Monday 25 February 2013
A Nepalese woman mountaineer has been recognised by Guinness World Records for climbing Mount Everest twice in the same climbing season.
Saturday 23 February 2013
Survivors of epidemic, which has killed 8,000 people, condemn ‘immoral’ decision to claim immunity
Saturday 05 January 2013
A Nepalese army officer appeared in court today charged with two counts of torture.
Saturday 05 January 2013
A serving colonel in the Nepalese army has been charged with two offences of torture after being arrested in the UK.
Friday 04 January 2013
Sex symbol-turned-animal rights activist Brigitte Bardot is threatening to join actor Gerard Depardieu in Russian exile unless France halts the scheduled euthanasia of two sick circus elephants.
Thursday 03 January 2013
A former colonel in the Nepalese army has been arrested by Scotland Yard anti-terrorist officers over claims that he tortured a suspected Maoist during the country’s long-running civil war.
Monday 31 December 2012
The premise of James Mollison's photo book Where Children Sleep was a simple one: Not every child around the world has their own bedroom - or even close.
Friday 28 December 2012
A bus has veered off a mountain road and plunged into a river in western Nepal, killing at least 13 people and leaving 19 others critically injured.
Tuesday 18 December 2012
Soldiers in Nepal are hunting a wild elephant that is terrorising villagers in the south of the country and has killed four people in the past three months.
Saturday 08 December 2012
"I need a weapon, something big," drones Arnold Schwarzenegger, his eyes squinting like someone's misplaced his dumbbells.
Wednesday 28 November 2012
A group of Indian women have asked for permission to sell their kidneys to raise money to free their husbands from prison in the Gulf.
Monday 19 November 2012
Leaving the stage, Greg Davies describes his show tonight as one of the high points of his career.
Thursday 01 November 2012
Two British soldiers shot dead by a man wearing Afghan police uniform were named last night as Lieutenant Edward Drummond-Baxter and Lance Corporal Siddhanta Kunwar of 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles.
Monday 01 October 2012
Four people have been killed in a landslide which swept several vehicles off a mountain highway in Nepal. Nine other people are said to be missing.
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