South Africa's ruling party candidate, Jacob Zuma, vows no constitutional changes ahead of April 22 vote.
04/19/2009 01:00 am
The decision has reignited debate about the best interests of Malawi's 2 million orphans.
04/03/2009 01:00 am
Do international adoptions offer better lives for orphans? Judge delays ruling on pop singer's adoption application until Friday.
03/30/2009 01:00 am
We're publishing in new ways, but we're still your Christian Science Monitor.
03/27/2009 01:00 am
It says it denied the Tibetan monk a visa so that politics wouldn't overshadow the upcoming World Cup. Critics say the decision was a nod to China.
03/26/2009 01:00 am
A growing movement thinks so, saying it will guarantee that the poor have water. But at a water conference in Turkey, officials voice concern about implementing such a right.
03/19/2009 01:00 am
03/07/2009 12:00 am
Rebel leaders Issa Sesay, Morris Kallon, and Augustine Gbao were found guilty Wednesday on more than a dozen counts each of crimes against humanity.
02/27/2009 12:00 am
Opposition MPs have recently been jailed, including Deputy Agriculture Minister Roy Bennett, who was arrested on charges of 'banditry and terrorism.' Critics say the charges are 'trumped up.'
02/25/2009 12:00 am
02/11/2009 12:00 am