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Both sides agree to defer its launch to protect the health of travellers and the public.
 

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Children in the Philippines are particularly vulnerable to sexual abuse and domestic violence.
Descendants of a shunned caste are still ostracised in modern times because of their lineage.
Some foreign-born residents continue to be treated like outsiders in the place they call home.

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India’s size and tech talent base are a draw to US investors but structural economic shortcomings hold back its potential as an alternative to China. 
US holds the key to tech and raw materials while S. Korea has the world's second-largest biotech production capacity.
Families lose their breadwinners after returning migrants risk fishing in mangroves for survival.
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