India's search for land to meet its growing housing needs is hugely contentious. The dream of owning a home for some has come at the expense of others.
Many poor people in Narobi, Kenya, live in apartment buildings that are unsafe. Warning signals, like cracks in the walls, are often overlooked, or played down by the landllords. But a number of tenement buildings have collapsed over the past few months, and several dozen people have been killed because they were not able to leave their homes in time.
Captain Stephen Curry and his NBA championship team have decided to boycott their invitation to meet US President Donald Trump. This was the second time Trump earned the ire of a professional sports league in two days.
Illegal construction along Delhi's Yamuna River is rampant, eliminating floodplains. This leaves the city vulnerable to floods, and is affecting its groundwater levels.
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