You may not have heard of the Sulu-Celebes sea, but piracy is on the rise there.
Image caption Biplab Paul, co-founder of Naireeta Services, designed the bhungroo to help farmers ride out India’s droughts Erratic rainfall and prolonged dry seasons in many parts of India mean that farmers often have to struggle with waterlogged fields or droughts, which can ruin their crops. Many are ultimately forced to quit the land and […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe moment an explosion “targets” Emmerson Mnangagwa Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa says elections will go ahead as planned on 30 July, despite what he said was an attempt on his life on Saturday. Forty-one people were injured in the blast at a rally in the city of […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMeet three young Russians born when Putin came to power. Will they vote for him when their get their chance? Nikita Pavlov is six days too young to vote in Russia’s presidential election on 18 March. “It doesn’t matter, I wouldn’t have voted anyway,” he says. “This […]