FACTBOX - Southern African bloc declares drought a regional disaster
More than 60 million people in 22 countries across southern and eastern Africa, Central America and the Pacific are facing food shortages because of El Nino
FACTBOX - Jailed too young? 10 facts about Australia's Aboriginal teenage prisoners
Data shows that indigenous young people are over-represented throughout the juvenile justice system in Australia
India's parliament passes controversial child labour bill
U.N. concerned law now lets children work for their families and reduces number of banned professions for adolescents
Ahead of Olympics, Brazilians map neglected favelas to boost business
OLYMPICS-RIO/LANDRIGHTS:Ahead of Olympics, Brazilians map neglected favelas to boost business
FEATURE-India's farmers seize offer of free registration of land sold on 'plain paper'
INDIA-LANDRIGHTS/REGISTER (FEATURE):FEATURE-India's farmers seize offer of free registration of land sold on 'plain paper'
இந்தியாவின் குழந்தைத் தொழிலாளர் சட்டத்தில் உருவாக்கப்படும் மாற்றங்கள் பழங்குடிகள், கீழ் ஜாதியினருக்கு பாதகமானதாகவே இருக்கும் – ஐ.நா
Laws now permit children to work for their families which could result in more unregulated child labourers, UN says
Georgia's conservative Olympic outfit scorned by women's rights activists
"The Olympic uniforms depict a stereotypical approach towards women"
Land used for palm oil could double without damaging forests - researchers
Satellite data shows an area of up about 19 million hectares onto which the industry could grow without damaging forests
In drought-stricken Burkina Faso, farmers get creative
Drought-prone Burkina Faso finds ways to help those most vulnerable to climate extremes