On Gulf Coast, Frustration At BP Claims Process

Oil spill claims czar Kenneth Feinberg speaks about the claims process Feb. 18 at the...

Pak can't afford to risk its future by being ill-prepared for floods: UN

Pakistan must spend millions of dollars on rebuilding areas devastated by the floods to avoid massive loss of life and jobs in future, a top United Nations official has said.

AFGHANISTAN: Floods, heavy snow kill 25 in two weeks


In DR Congo, a Bridge Proves Key to Lower Food Prices

* The rehabilitation of a dilapidated bridge has led to lower food prices and a significant gain in travel time, boosting business efficiency