In India's far northeast, tensions are beginning to emerge in the 22-year peace process to end India's longest insurgency.
With the exception of Somali piracy, counter-measures have failed to stop transnational criminal networks from taking to the seas.
Since China stopped accepting Australia's recyclable plastic, the majority of exported plastic waste is now going to developing nations in South East Asia.
The measure of women's political advancement isn't the number of female leaders, but the changes they make to everyday women's lives.
Socioeconomic support is essential to help families resist the temptation of extremism.
Dolphin-watching tourism has pros and cons — so what should you think about next time you head out?
From stubborn military rule to religious 'mobocracy', five young democracies show signs of slipping backwards.
A new tool is tracking attacks on people for their religion, politics, caste, ethnicity, gender, class and sexual orientation.
Why would the Philippine president risk alienating an important and generous ally?