School in a Bus Brings Hope to...

Sep 12, 2021 by

Younger children learn outside the bus that serves as a mobile school in New Delhi, India. (Anjana Pasricha/VOA) NEW DELHI –...

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China Conducts Two Trials in C...

Dec 14, 2020 by

WASHINGTON – Chinese courtrooms this month were the scene of two trials prosecuting Christian businessmen for selling audio...

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Online Schooling Problematic f...

Nov 9, 2020 by

Recent studies indicate Hispanic students in the U.S. who don’t have access to fast internet connections and who speak English as a...

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Despairing Russian Doctors Cas...

Jun 29, 2020 by

FILE – A doctor gets ready to put on protective gear before his shift at an intensive care unit of the Filatov City Clinical...

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US: Chinese-born COVID-19 rese...

May 9, 2020 by

A Chinese-born researcher who was on the verge of “very significant findings” about the Wuhan coronavirus has been killed in a...

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COVID-19 Diaries: Playing Real...

Apr 6, 2020 by

By Ayesha Tanzeem Traders and customers gather to bargain prices of commodities at a crowded vegetable market during a...

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African Students Stuck in Chin...

Mar 28, 2020 by

WASHINGTON – Michael Girma wants to go home. The 25-year-old student misses his sister and brother. He misses his mother, and...

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Coronavirus Fear Cancels Event...

Mar 9, 2020 by

By Ralph Jennings – An electronic signboard shows that flights from Tokyo’s Haneda airport scheduled were canceled near...

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‘Take Us Out of the Coun...

Feb 12, 2020 by

Health workers waits to screen travellers for signs of the coronavirus at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra, Ghana January...

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Songs to Heal: Yazidi Refugees...

Feb 11, 2020 by

Yazidi musicians performs for Prince Charles, patron of the AMAR Foundation, at his Clarence House residence in central London, Feb....

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Why Do They Call It ‘The...

Oct 27, 2019 by

Why is the American baseball championship called the World Series? VOA explains how the decision was made. Source: Why Do They Call...

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US, China Experience Negative ...

Oct 14, 2019 by

LOS ANGELES – This week China again demonstrated the pitfalls for American companies trying to do business there, when an NBA...

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Rohingya Refugee Children Miss...

Aug 19, 2019 by

By Lisa Schlein – FILE – Rohingya refugee children play in a playground in the Thangkhali refugee camp near Cox’s...

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The Worth of a Girl | Child ma...

Aug 4, 2019 by

What does a child bride bring to a marriage—a dowry, social status, land, business connections? What is her value to two families,...

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India Sets Roadmap to Become $...

Jul 7, 2019 by

By Anjana Pasricha – NEW DELHI – Facing an economic slowdown, India has unveiled plans to ramp up foreign investment and...

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Musician Brings Hope, Creativi...

Apr 7, 2019 by

Students practice on instruments donated in Qamishli, Syria, July 2018. BARCELONA, SPAIN / WASHINGTON  — For the past three...

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How Martin Luther King Jr.’s B...

Jan 20, 2019 by

FILE – The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, Jan. 18, 2015. The effort to honor civil rights leader Martin Luther...

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Christian Readers Keep the Fai...

Dec 19, 2018 by

The bestselling book of all time is believed to be the Bible, but the holy book is not the only title attracting readers looking for...

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Fearing Debt Trap, Pakistan Re...

Oct 1, 2018 by

ISLAMABAD —  After lengthy delays, an $8.2 billion revamp of a colonial-era rail line snaking from the Arabian Sea to the foothills...

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Philanthropy Aids Rwanda’...

Sep 6, 2018 by

In her mother’s eyes, Lucky truly is fortunate. The 5-year-old girl is learning social skills and her ABCs at a new preschool...

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