For some, the burqa and niqab may offer welcome opportunities to live in anonymity
Witches are overwhelming the courts in the Central African Republic. And that may be a good thing.
How the Icelandic volcano could potentially cause a climate-change whiplash.
How an Afghan pilot became a cosmonaut—and a fugitive
Reduced to wielding cudgels, the Lord's Resistance Army is as outmatched as any insurgency could be. So why can't it be stopped?
In Qom, the site of Iran’s secret uranium-enrichment facility, the Islamic Revolution remains as strong as ever.
How a Lebanese mullah found happiness in Paraguay
How cows can help win the peace in Fallujah