World Bank pledges $5 billion to improve education in poor nations

The World Bank unveiled plans on Monday to double its investment in public education over the next five years with the main focus on improving the quality of education rather than concentrating on boosting enrolment numbers.

Rich, poor nations feud at UN climate talks

Delegates said a compromise could still be reached by the end of the talks on Friday evening.

Obesity weighs on wealthy in poor nations

Obesity epidemic in poorer nations entirely affects wealthy citizens.

Poor nations` teens birth control use inconsistent

More and more teenage girls in developing countries are using various birth control methods, but they are less consistent with it and have higher rates of unplanned pregnancy than adults, an international study finds.

Poor nations` teens birth control use inconsistent

More and more teenage girls in developing countries are using various birth control methods, but they are less consistent with it and have higher rates of unplanned pregnancy than adults, an international study finds.