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India's nuclear power plans hit bumps

The World's Rhitu Chatterjee reports on some of the obstacles to India's ambitious plans for nuclear power. There are concerns within India about liability in the case of accidents and land takings to build the plants.

Conflict & Justice

Gangsters help Pakistan community

Karachi has suffered political, ethnic and criminal violence for two decades. One of the groups accused of being involved is known as the People's Peace Committee. They're also engaged in a wide range of social welfare activities. Fahad Desmukh reports.

Conflict & Justice

Torture inquiry in London

Lawyers representing 142 Iraqis will head to the High Court in London tomorrow asking for a public inquiry into allegations of systemic torture by British forces in Iraq.The World's Laura Lynch has more from London.