Almost 300 million people need glasses to see properly, but for many, they are unaffordable. Going without can lead to other problems, so a German teacher has come up with a solution: one dollar glasses.
Created in a grassroots effort by local residents, a biodiversity park near India's capital New Delhi serves as a green haven for people and wildlife. Now authorities want to build a six-lane highway across it.
Sport climbing is set to make its Olympic debut at the 2020 Tokyo Games. The world's leading climbers are excited about the development, even if they are critical of the format that has been adopted for the Games.
Oil production in South Sudan has poisoned the drinking water of some 600,000 people. In April, Malaysian oil and gas giant Petronas promised to take remedial action. What has happened since?
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