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Latest posts by PRI/PRX's The World from April, 2016
The devastating quake hit on April 25, 2015, killing almost 9,000 people and leaving many thousands homeless.
“If there was a hope I would get asylum soon, I would have stayed. But there was no hope.”
Shreesha lost her home in Nepal's 2015 earthquake, but she has managed to stay in school. Now she just needs the other kids to stop taunting her for being homeless.
Researchers say roughly a third of all the food we produce is never eaten. In Paris, a new restaurant is taking a small slice out of all that waste.
Twenty-eight-year-old Ocean Vuong speaks of his experience coming from Vietnam to the US in his debut poetry collection "Night Sky with Exit Wounds."
The groundbreaking New Delhi center supports survivors medically, legally, emotionally and financially.
Artists Falko One, Wisetwo and Vajo are working to get Africa's graffiti community more visibility.
"My message to the Saudi coalition: Please stop killing. We have kids. We are human beings like you. This is not a game."
The European Union is preparing to send thousands of asylum seekers back to Turkey. One of them is a man who worked with the US military in Iraq.