Greening the Himalayas: Is there a 'wrong' place to plant trees?
Villagers are creating forests in the cold desert to help curb climate change, but experts say it hurts delicate ecosystems
Caste in California: Tech giants confront ancient Indian hierarchy
Apple has become a leader among American tech giants in addressing discrimination on the basis of caste in their employee conduct policy
We tried Singapore’s sewage beer. What can we learn from their water recycling story?
Water-stressed Singapore recycles sewage and calls it NEWater. Now a local brewery is making NEWBrew beer from recycled drinking water. Is it any good?
Period pad prices push girls out of school in Africa
Period poverty worsens with inflation crisis, as girls trade sex for pads or risk infection by using rags, leaves and cow dung
In Afghanistan, a wrenching choice between drought and migration
Conflict, water shortages, and economic crisis have wiped out jobs, ruined crops and left millions of Afghans in humanitarian need
Brittney Griner legal team appeals against Russian drugs sentence
U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner's legal team has filed for appeal, following the player's conviction for drugs offences in Russia
U.S. actor Anne Heche taken off life support 9 days after car crash
LGBTQ+ actor Anne Heche known for roles in "Donnie Brasco" and "I Know What You Did Last Summer" was taken off life support nine days after suffering severe injuries in a car crash
Report: Bucs, DE Carl Nassib agree to one-year deal
The first active player in NFL history to come out as gay, Carl Nassib has signed a one-year contract with The Tampa Bay Buccaneers
UN selects former Grenada minister as climate chief
UN describes Simon Stiell as a "true champion for formulating creative approaches for our collective global response to the climate crisis"
Kenya's lesbian footballers fight for the right to play
LGBTQ+ stars like Megan Rapinoe are lighting up women's football. But in Kenya, lesbian players face stigma and threats.