Government restrictions on individual freedoms in the name of public security is increasing.
Urban adaptation to climate change is more effective where local citizens participate.
Reported abuses include serving moldy bread, delaying medical care and subjecting detainees to sexual harassment, sexual assault and bullying.
The experience from African experts is vital in the search for new and better ways to control malaria.
Avoiding malaria could be as simple as "ABCD" if the proper care is taken.
The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has had a mixed bag of success and failure.
India's parliamentary elections, now underway, will show how social media is affecting Indian society and government.
In a country with a weak press, social media played a key role in exposing the truth and building bridges between Sri Lanka's different ethnic and religious groups.
An international civil service matters for global governance. Without it, it would be impossible to promote and maintain a rules-based world.
Responsible mineral sourcing programmes in the DRC have their flaws.
Suicide bombers struck Sri Lanka's churches and hotels on Easter Sunday, killing and injuring hundreds of people. Seven percent of Sri Lanka's population is Christian – most of them Roman Catholics.
XR has the nation's attention, but to build on this momentum its purpose must not become overshadowed by its tactics.
A new study lays out a road map for protecting and restoring 50% of Earth's surface, targeted to preserve biodiversity and maximize natural removal of carbon from the atmosphere.
President Trump has been attacking the Federal Reserve for months and appears intent on nominating political allies to its board. An economist explain what typically happens next.
Here is what you need to know about Indonesia's elections and what's at stake.
Fifty years after the founding of South African Students' Organisation this anti-apartheid movement remains a model for student activists.
New research finds tiny particles in the atmosphere had been carried nearly 100km. Should we be worried?
There are concerns that the transition to civilian rule in Sudan won't be smooth.
Scientists now have a better understanding of what martial eagles eat. This is valuable for the conservation of this endangered species.
Whenever writings were explicit, liberal or anti-Catholic, the Francoist censors crossed them out.