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India: The activists struggling to end female genital mutilation

This week, we head to India where female genital mutilation is a regular occurrence among the Dawoodi Bohra community. We take a look at activists’ efforts to end the controversial tradition. Also, Beijing tightens its grip on national security as a new law restricts operations of foreign NGO's in China. Finally, North Korea has opened up the taps at the first ever Pyongyang beer festival. The event features just one brand - North Korea's Taedonggang beer – it’s considered the best in the countr