Thailand to recognise a third gender, as attitudes towards transgender and intersex people slowly shift
Oxfam warns that such 'staggering' global inequality will set the fight against poverty back decades
Working to lower the nation's blood pressure
Britain's anti-feminist party says men are underrepresented in politics and compares feminists to Nazis
Free, confidential emotional support
From dried bull's penis in Italy to the Filipino duck embryo – every culture has its own idea of the best hangover cure
Mythology of match on no-man's land should not eclipse the sacrifices of other sports
Lendwithcare enables people to make small loans to people who want to work their way out of poverty
Home-Start's volunteers offer emotional and practical support to more than 69,000 children a year
Clerics promise a crackdown on 'shameful' couples fighting for freedom and independence by moving in together
A street vendor in Kabul sells balloons to a group of Afghan children. Although the economy in Afghanistan has shown some signs of improvement since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, low wages and unemployment remain challenges for the government.
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