Narendra Modi wants India to embrace its traditional systems of medicine, like ayurveda and yoga. But can he convince rich Indians to treat their ailments with lead pills and squirming bugs?
In the midst of Syria's civil war, doctors and a network of young volunteers are venturing into combat zones to vaccinate children against polio.
Courageous bands of volunteers are standing up to ISIS and the Assad regime to vaccinate Syrian children.
Health workers—many of them women—continue to face bullets and bombs as they inoculate children.
Most Syrians come to Greece hoping to migrate to European countries of greater means, where they'll request asylum and state support as refugees.
With its second annual Biennale, Dharavi finds itself being taken seriously as an arts destination.
Pakistani doctor's role in health campaign sparked local suspicions that efforts to fight polio were part of a Western plot.
Volunteers fighting polio in Pakistan are under attack as a result of a U.S. health program to track an al Qaeda leader.
Some Syrians who came to Russia with work visas now find themselves trapped. With little chance of gaining legal status, they face exploitation from employers and police.
Before feeling the full brunt of rising seas, the Kiribati people eke out a life on narrow ribbons of land exposed to waves, wind and tide. There's no room for retreat surrounded by the Pacific Ocean...
Photographer Sim Chi Yin talks about her experiences while reporting for the story "Beijing's Rat Tribe" with journalist Ian Johnson.
Three siblings from the Al Aydi family fled Syria for Germany, arriving in disparate corners of the country. Now safe from the war, they turn their focus toward finding a way to be together again.
"We will illuminate dark places and, with a deep sense of responsibility, interpret these troubled times."
JOSEPH PULITZER III (1913-1993)