Stories about South Asia from July, 2016
"The national media [...] used to show her fast, year after year. They made the story about the fast, never why she was fasting."
"What we have in Bangladesh is a curious case involving a terrorist group that publishes magazine articles to boast about its plans, while the government...keeps on blaming the opposition..."
"That's where I grew up and miss my childhood and feel like how good days were those. Those were the golden days of my loving city of Dacca not Dhaka."
In recent weeks, there have been protests in Delhi and Calcutta, where demonstrators called for the revocation of two controversial laws, and the immediate demilitarisation of the Kashmir region.
Thanks to YouTube, almost half a century after it was first created, the Ukrainian cartoon series "How the Cossacks.." is making a global comeback.
"Under the plan for reform, Yameen is making criticism a crime..."
"We boycott the cow slaughter industry for a year. The saved $ purchases cows. We separate the gold from the cow urine. Hapi economics."
This week we take you to Puerto Rico, Indian-administered Kashmir, Nepal, China and Myanmar.
"Rest in peace Qandeel. Thank you for showing us the filth we are wallowing in."
Launched in 2013 by an Indian entrepreneur, Chu Chu TV is now the most-watched YouTube channel in Asia Pacific and the second-most watched children's “edutainment” channel in the world.
"The mighty Indian state might have killed him but they haven't won. A 21 year old in his death has shaken you."
"In America, young lead the country; Old get the pension. In Nepal, old rule the country; Young get the tension."
Brexit could have huge implications on global economics, trade and politics -- but India has a unique perspective on the UK's decision to leave the European Union.
"Let us stop protecting those who did nothing to stop this day from coming to pass. Let us not draw up excuses for people and ideologies that inspire such acts."