China ranks next to Uganda and Bangladesh in numbers of child deaths from diarrhea, according to a new report from the UN Children's Fund.
This New York fashion designer taps the talents of her fellow artists to help the orphans of Rwanda.
UN official John Holmes visits Yemen Thursday to highlight thehumanitarian crisis as concerns grow about a potential haven for AlQaeda.
Rescue teams in Padang worked to pull survivors from collapsed buildings and clear roads blocked by landslides, as the death toll from Wednesday's earthquake topped 1,100.
After defeating the Tamil Tigers this spring, the country has delayed the return of more than 250,000 displaced Tamils, citing concerns about mines and potential terrorists.
As the rainy season approaches, the root cause of last year's outbreak – a lack of clean water – is not being addressed by the government.
The fashion model-turned-philanthropist aims to build a new home for them.
New law would require officials to move street kids into schools or other programs – or face a $420-per-child fine.