It is widely accepted that money can’t buy you love. Now a new study has found that it can buy you happiness – but only up to a point.
Wayward migrant workers abandon desperate families in former republics
The head of a Congo hospital offering surgery to survivors of sexual assault has come to London
It's not more climate organisations we need. It's more effective ones
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We need leadership from China, Indonesia, India and the Philippines
US President promises funding to provide 'the energy to lift people out of poverty' by doubling Africans' access to electricity
Blog raises serious concerns over Gunners’ partnership with the tycoon’s company
Chancellor George Osborne’s accent in Tuesday’s speech about welfare was roundly derided for its mockney burr.
Decades of activism underpin this new drive against female circumcision
Oxfam is looking for Coldplay fans to take part in a groundbreaking global music project to campaign against one of the world’s greatest human injustices.
60 per cent of the rural population in Sub-Saharan Africa live in extreme poverty; helping small farms conserve their harvest better can make a huge difference
The World Bank is urging stepped-up efforts to meet world carbon reduction goals after looking at what it says would be the catastrophic consequences if average world temperatures rise more than 4 degrees Celsius (7.2 degrees Fahrenheit) by the end of the century.
After clutching his cards close to his chest for weeks, George Osborne showed his hand yesterday. What the Chancellor revealed was a $15bn (£10bn) cheque for the International Monetary Fund.
Rapping Michael Jackson impersonator offers a break with tradition – but not everyone is happy
A soldier loads a stolen fridge onto the back of a truck in Mali yesterday as other mutineering troops looted petrol stations, shops and hijacked vehicles.