Emergency aid flights brave war-torn Somalia

Aid groups ramped up operations to help millions of drought-stricken people in the Horn of Africa.

Hunger in Somalia: Militants want aid groups back

Al-Shabab in 2009 began to ban aid agencies, fearing groups could promote un-Islamic way of life.

Severe food shortages in North Korea: Aid groups

US aid groups said N Koreans are reduced to searching for wild grass to eat.

Aid groups in Haiti prepare for approaching Tomas

Aid workers are preparing plans for a hurricane that forecasters said could hit Haiti this week.

Haiti cholera toll tops 250, but seen stabilising

A cholera epidemic in Haiti has killed more than 250 people, the government said.

Aid groups cheer Obama’s development plan

The groups expect new policy will make US foreign assistance more effective.

International community has failed Gaza: Aid groups

The international community has betrayed the people of Gaza by failing to end an Israeli blockade to allow the territory to be rebuilt, a group of 16 rights groups said in a report on Tuesday.