Margherita Stancati

  • In 2011, more children under the age of five died in India than anywhere else in the world. That’s 1.7m children - over 4,650 child deaths a day - according to a new report by the United Nations’ Children’s Fund.Even on a per-capita basis, India does poorly. The study estimates ...

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  • Fresh from announcing that a years worth of peace talks with the Taliban have come to naught, Afghan President Hamid Karzai is turning his mind to longer-term projects. In a speech in New Delhi Wednesday, Mr. Karzai outlined his vision for a borderless South Asia modelled on the European Union in ...

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