This sumptuous companion book to a BBC series examines our planet and its wild inhabitants.
Sri Lanka will fight a resolution backed by Western nations calling for an inquiry into possible war crimes during the conflict against the Tamil Tigers.
Monday's explosion – the latest in a series of hard-line moves by Pyongyang – may have been 20 times more powerful than its last test in 2006.
Readers write about why journalists deserve better pay, not lower.
In both countries, home to large Tamil communities, a new focus on using democratic means to address grievances.
President declares formal end to 26-year civil war and calls for unity.