War & Conflict
From protests in the US, to cargo plane crash in Kyrgyzstan, and jubilation in Gambia, here is the week in pictures.
Poverty & Development
by Showkat Shafi
Politics13 Jan 2017 08:33 GMT
From protests in Palestine to death of former Iranian president and fire in Philippines, here is the week in pictures.
Poverty & Development11 Jan 2017 07:55 GMT
We need large-scale systemic revolution in education.
Poverty & Development10 Jan 2017 08:54 GMT
A newly discovered route through Lithuania's eastern border opens gateway into Western Europe for migrants and refugees.
Environment05 Jan 2017 12:08 GMT
"They stole our forests and our water. We took our medicine from the forest. Now, they put police and dogs at our door."
Poverty & Development05 Jan 2017 11:42 GMT
The capital's main orphanage may have to close owing to lack of funding, forcing hundreds of children on to the streets.
Poverty & Development04 Jan 2017 12:30 GMT
The continent's future lies in the hands of the youth who can successfully harness agriculture and clean energy.
- Robert Mgendi
Africa04 Jan 2017 08:08 GMT
Residents express frustration over the handling of the disaster that killed dozens and destroyed entire villages.
Asia31 Dec 2016 01:21 GMT
Opportunity to deposit discontinued currency notes ends as India looks to move ahead after demonetisation process.
101 East29 Dec 2016 21:29 GMT
Young skilled South Koreans throw away their careers for manual jobs overseas to flee the pressures of life at home.
Human Rights29 Dec 2016 13:07 GMT
Ecuador's Shuar say mining project in Cordillera del Condor threatens their livelihood and encroaches upon their land.
Politics28 Dec 2016 08:09 GMT
The year 2016 does not have the best track record in nascent and mature democracies across the world.
Africa27 Dec 2016 12:28 GMT
Nine bodies found after tragedy strikes football team and fans in Africa's seventh largest lake, Uganda news media say.
Poverty & Development27 Dec 2016 12:14 GMT
Recent events are evidence of the failures of neoliberalism as the dominant ideology in the international order.
Human Rights26 Dec 2016 08:58 GMT
In a desperate measure, Rajasthan government places cradles around the state where parents can leave unwanted babies.
Poverty & Development19 Dec 2016 16:52 GMT
Oscar-nominated filmmaker Hanna Polak on her Witness documentary about life in a notorious Russian landfill.
by Kolleen Bouchane
by Richard Munang
- Robert Mgendi
by Larry Beinhart
by Ramon Blanco
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