Achla and Deepak Maggo from India got married a year ago after meeting on Facebook. Both disabled, they have faced a huge number of challenges in their country, where disability is often stigmatized.
A new report shows the percentage of Indians living in poverty is half what it was a decade ago. But child poverty around the world is still rife, affecting nearly two-thirds of those under 18 in sub-Saharan Africa.
Infertility comes with devastating social, cultural, emotional and economic consequences for young couples in Africa. Access to assisted reproductive services remains their biggest challenge.
US business magnate Warren Buffett has made a surprise entry into India's digital payment market, with his Berkshire Hathaway reportedly injecting some $360 million into Paytm, India's largest digital payments platform.
The sentence is one of the first under a new law allowing for speedy trials and death penalties for child rapists. The brutal rape of the class 2 student in June sparked angry protests.
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