101 East

Fighting Slavery From Space

101 East shows how space technology is helping uncover modern slavery and free bonded workers.

Climate Change

Will not having children help save the planet?

Growing number of people are choosing to have fewer or no children as carbon emissions remain high and climate change worsens.

Will not having children help save the planet?

Child rights

ACLU: 911 migrant children separated from families in past year

Rights group says government has separated hundreds of children from families since judge order practice be curtailed.

ACLU: 911 migrant children separated from families in past year

Special series

World Day Against Human Trafficking: Must-Watch Documentaries

Speaking to both the victims and perpetrators of a multibillion-dollar industry that capitalises on human lives.

World Day Against Human Trafficking: Must-Watch Documentaries

Women's Rights

India: Teen who accused BJP leader of rape critical after crash

Murder charges filed against legislator Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who the woman's family alleges organised the collision.

India: Teen who accused BJP leader of rape critical after crash

Latin America

The 'vicious cycle' driving teen pregnancy in El Salvador

Strict abortion laws, lack of comprehensive sex education and violence contribute to the high level of teen pregnancy.

The 'vicious cycle' driving teen pregnancy in El Salvador

Myanmar

'Nobody wants their children to join the rebels'

Holding fake funerals or sending their children to China are among the ways Myanmar parents try to provide safety.

How Myanmar families resist armed groups recruiting children

Mueller Probe

House panel authorises subpoenas for Kushner, other Trump aides

Vote gives committee chairman Nadler discretion on whether to subpoena a dozen current and former Trump advisers.

House panel authorises subpoenas for Kushner, other Trump aides

AJ IMPACT

Alex Acosta: Trump labour chief defends Jeffrey Epstein plea deal

Acosta gives no indication he'd resign after calls by Democrats for him to step down over handling of 2008 plea deal.

Alex Acosta: Trump labour chief defends Jeffrey Epstein plea deal

AJ Impact

Epstein's wealth: Is alleged sex offender really a billionaire?

Lawyers claimed Epstein is a billionaire, but his current business dealings are mysterious, so it's hard to tell.

Epstein's wealth: Is alleged sex offender really a billionaire?

Yemen

Steep rise in Yemen's cholera-related cases amid war

Save the Children says 439,812 suspected cases recorded this year and at least 193 children have died.

Yemen: Cholera cases so far this year outstrip 2018 figures

Immigration

US border agency acting head resigns amid child detentions outcry

John Sanders's departure follows an uproar over reports of migrant children being held in filthy conditions.

US border agency acting head resigns amid child detentions outcry

Human Rights

US to begin roundup of undocumented migrants on Sunday: report

Washington Post reports US immigration authorities will target up to 2,000 families in major US cities.

US to begin roundup of undocumented migrants on Sunday: report

Child rights

Lawyers: Migrant children held in bad conditions at Texas border

According to lawyers, children are fed uncooked frozen food, go weeks without bathing at El Paso detention facility.

Lawyers: Migrant children held in bad conditions at Texas border

United States

Pompeo keeps Saudis off child soldier recruiters list: report

Pompeo dismisses his experts' findings that Saudi-led coalition has used underage fighters in Yemen, Reuters reports.