Photos of the Week: Baobab Alley, Armed Mob, River Rescue
A beard and mustache battle in Los Angeles, a sleepy young rhino in France, a shepherd among Turkish foothills, the Corso Zundert flower parade in the Netherlands, the “Futurium” in Berlin, and much more.
The countries with the youngest populations in the world
In some countries, children make up a disproportionately high percentage of the population. The World Bank tracks the percentage of each country’s population that’s aged 14 or younger. Among the countries with the most children are Nigeria, Afghanistan, and U…
What the Xenophobic Violence Gripping South Africa Means for Future of Country
Violent riots broke out in South Africa’s largest city and commercial capital, Johannesburg, with mobs targeting foreign-owned shops and stores. Many South African workers resent the influx of foreigners, particularly those coming from other parts of Africa, …
Nigeria works to end violence in ‘Wild West’
The government says it is moving to address what the nomads called decades of exploitation and oppression.
28 Art Shows Worth Traveling For
Book your tickets to Paris, Belgrade, São Paulo, Lagos and London: Our critic’s Grand Tour this fall offers Leonardo, Brancusi, Kara Walker and Marina Abramovic, among the global highlights.