But casinos are no problem, reports Lasanda Kurukulasuriya in Sri Lanka.
As its people go to the polls, Kamal Benkoussa fears that his country is on the brink of a political and economic precipice.
From the morally bankrupt to the cleanest candidates ever – who will the country choose? Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports.
Mari Marcel Thekaekara is concerned about attempts to dismantle secular India.
Mari Marcel Thekaekara talks to the intrepid cyclists who took part in Go MAD.
No, not Valentine’s; Mari Marcel Thekaekara is much more interested in the One Billion Rising for women’s rights.
Lasanda Kurukulasuriya on the fight to safeguard biodiversity and the rural economy.
Iris Gonzales talks to three journalists who witnessed the devastation caused by one of the Philippines’ worst typhoons.
Moses Magadza considers the legacy of South Africa’s ‘greatest son’.
The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines brings back memories of a similar tragedy two years ago, writes Iris Gonzales.
Iris Gonzales talks to those affected by a lucrative and terrible trade.