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Environment

A High-Risk Egg Race To Save The Sea Turtles

As the oil spill coats Gulf Coast beaches, rescuers are hatching a daring plan to save as many as 70,000 sea turtle eggs from the disaster.

PAKISTAN: "The river has been stolen from us"

The small group of child beggars walking home from a market in the town of Dera Ismail Khan, 320km west of Lahore on the border of Khyber-Pakhtoonkhwa and Punjab provinces, seem subdued.

INDONESIA: Deforestation leading to fewer resources, more disasters

Wisnawati used to make three million rupiah (US$325) a month tapping rubber trees, but now, after years of rampant deforestation, she farms rice and coffee and is lucky to bring in half that each month.

SYRIA: Drought over but crops still failing

More rain has signalled the end of three years of a devastating drought in Syria's north-eastern region but it is not falling consistently enough to benefit this year’s harvests, UN agencies have warned.