Elephants in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands are in danger of being culled. Credit: Malini Shankar/IPSMinati Sen is happy with her floating farm. Credit: Naimul Haq/IPSBijoy Kumar Sen rows out to his floating farm with his family. Credit: Naimul Haq/IPSPolice detained several Kashmiri juveniles for stone-pelting in the 2010 unrest. Credit: Sana Altaf/IPSThe fallen water tower in Kilinochchi is a sign of 25 years of conflict. Credit: Amantha Perera/IPS.Vilma Matías weaving at the Lucanamarca workshop. Credit: Milagro Salazar/IPS
Mountain vegetation on Pico de Orizaba, Mexico. Credit: Mauricio Ramos/IPSFarmers fear that their produce will not be able to compete with those by EU subsidised farmers. Credit Wambi Michael/IPSTurkana Women in Kenya. Less than half of all Kenyan women give birth in a medical facility. Credit: Isaiah Esipisu/IPSWith their rights now on the backburner, Palestinians in Gaza look to tunnels as their only effective outlet to the world. Credit: Eva Bartlett/IPS.Taliban who surrendered with their weapons to the Pakistan army in August. Credit: Ashfaq Yusufzai/IPSChildren from families displaced by the drought line up to receive food at a feeding centre in Mogadishu. Credit: Abdurrahman Warsameh/IPS
All that Alybe Nally has left to walk in. Credit: Karlos Zurutuza/IPS.A vegetable vendor in Bangalore using a solar lamp to light her stall. Credit: SELCO/IPSA rural school in Nicaragua. Credit: Oscar Navarrete /IPSLos pueblos plantadores de papas del Cusco notan los cambios de temperatura en las zonas altas. Crédito: Milagros Salazar/IPSStanzin Dolma of Choglamsar-Leh breaks down while showing the ruins of her home, wrecked by the August floods and landslides. / Credit:Athar Parvaiz/IPSAfrican oil palm plantations in the state of Pará. Credit:Mario Osava/IPS
Like these newly born twins, more children are born daily into families who can barely afford to raise a child. / Credit:Zofeen Ebrahim/IPSNerlande Nazaire says she has a child with a U.N. peacekeeper, who sends money regularly. Credit: Ansel Herz/IPSA Tibetan woman in Zhong Lu village, in China's western Sichuan province. Credit: Mitch Moxley/IPSFishermen's boats on the Mekong River in northern Laos. Credit: Irwin Loy/IPS.Farmer Paradza and employee / Credit: Stanley Kwenda/IPSResidents of Camp Imakile and others protest outside the prime minister's office in October 2010. Credit: Ansel Herz/IPS