Maanvi Singh appears in the following:
Monday, January 30, 2017
In the Puntland region of Somalia, clan elders usually rule on a rape case. But a community court heard this one — and issued its verdict on Sunday.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
He began posting videos of rescue missions on YouTube — and ended up working as a videographer for the Oscar-nominated 'The White Helmets.'
Sunday, January 22, 2017
They took tremendous risks to treat the wounded. Now they've fled the Syrian city and face an uncertain future.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
A psychiatrist in Zimbabwe had a brainstorm. What if there were a place where people who are depressed could seek counseling without having to go to a clinic.
Thursday, December 29, 2016
They were used to clap back at a racist cartoon and express grief for the Syrian war. The world in 2016, captured in hashtags.
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Google sifted through 5 million satellite images to create a series of zoomable, time-lapse videos depicting the human impact on the planet.
Friday, December 02, 2016
In poor countries, only 1 in 27 people received minimally adequate care. In wealthy countries, it's 1 in 5.
Monday, November 28, 2016
With the fall of Omar Bin Abdul Aziz hospital, the remaining civilians have nowhere to seek treatment for injuries or illness.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
In the English capital, apps and small-scale businesses abound that let restaurants and food vendors share leftovers with the public for free, and otherwise reduce the amount of edibles they toss.
Friday, October 14, 2016
International laws and treaties forbid the execution of an offender who was a juvenile at the time of the crime. Zeinab Sekaanvand was 17 when she was charged with stabbing her husband to death.
Monday, September 26, 2016
Khaled Khateeb wants to show the world the heroic efforts of the White Helmets — a search-and-rescue group in Syria that's the subject of a new Netflix documentary.
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
These faux-Polynesian bars first became popular in the 1960s. Now, they're making a comeback. But some Pacific Islanders say there is a darker side to these downtown slices of paradise.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Sure, their beautiful, multilayered complexity has moved poets to weep. But the real answer is more practical: A bulb's gotta keep the baddies away. We get the lowdown from a chemist.
Friday, May 27, 2016
It turns out beans aren't the only musical fruit. The London Vegetable Orchestra is one of many musical acts that uses all sorts of fruit and veg to produce sweet (and savory) sounds.
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Sughra Hussainy, a 27-year-old artist from Afghanistan, never imagined her talent in traditional Persian calligraphy would take her around the world.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Before they were boxes of comforting essentials sent to college students, soldiers and others far from home, care packages were a vital lifeline for thousands of displaced families in postwar Europe.
Monday, May 09, 2016
For its latest anti-tobacco campaign, the Food and Drug Administration wants to harness hip-hop swagger to reach minority teens — who disproportionately suffer the consequences of smoking.
Friday, April 29, 2016
During the Ice Age, it seems Neanderthals tended to chow down on whatever was most readily available. Early humans, on the other hand, maintained a consistent diet regardless of environmental changes.
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Gastronomy and poetry are a natural pairing. After all, both provide necessary nourishment. We asked you to share your favorite selections about farming and food and gathered them up here.
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Obesity and Type 2 diabetes are becoming more common all over the world. But the tiny Samoan islands now have the highest rates. An epidemiologist blames changes in diet brought on by globalization.