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This video report by Sonia Narang for The World originally appeared on PRI.org on February 23, 2014 and is republished as part of a content sharing agreement. Januka Rasaeli lives in a rural village in Nepal, where women do strenuous chores all day long. Heavily pregnant, she worries her work...
Whether for romance or just a hug between family members, male and female characters in Iranian movies are not permitted to touch.
How do you hide something that weighs as much as six tons, is 20 feet long and requires hundreds of pounds of food every day?