Yale’s annual Environmental Performance Index (EPI) reveals the world's most environmentally friendly countries.
Mark Leonard looks at migration in the modern world.
These economies are set to grow fastest this year, according to the IMF.
Many voices have been prophesying the end of globalization. Koert Debeuf, political analyst and visiting research fellow, CRIC, Oxford University, writes in the aftermath of the Paris att...
The world is spending more on weapons, despite many countries cutting their military budgets.
Donald Trump, the frontrunner for the Republican presidential nomination, has questioned the US role in Nato and suggested that Washington could no longer afford to maintain its commitmen...
In a survey, workers in these countries believe AI and other technology will replace people for repetitive tasks.
These are some important facts about female land ownership around the world.
Populations are ageing, but the conventional old-age dependency ratio makes the impact seem worse than it will be, say Warren Sanderson and Sergei Scherbov.
75% of the world’s food crops depend on pollination by pollinators, including bees, butterflies and birds, 40% of which face extinction.
Barack Obama has arrived in Cuba for a historic visit, the first by a sitting US president in 88 years. Accompanied by his wife Michelle and daughters Sasha and Malia, the president hopes...
Guntram B. Wolff highlights the issues G20 leaders must tackle to combat weak global demand.
The IMF has warned that increasing financial market turbulence and falling asset prices are weakening the global economy.
The second “Super Tuesday” of the US primary season was marked by emphatic victories for both the Republican and Democratic frontrunners.
Vladimir Putin ordered Russia’s armed forces to start pulling out of Syria on Tuesday, as peace talks resumed between the Assad regime and Syrian opposition forces in Geneva. The Kremlin ...