The World’s Anders Kelto spent a day photographing students at the Centre of Science and Technology (COSAT) in Cape Town, South Africa. COSAT is a magnet school for high-achieving students in the densely populated township of Khayelitsha. This slideshow is part of the series, School Year: Learning, Poverty, and Success in a South African Township.
Anchor Marco Werman takes us to the soundcheck for the first date on the US tour of Congolese band Staff Benda Bilili. They’re from the streets of Kinshasa, confined by polio to wheelchairs. And they rock.
The latest issue of Time magazine’s Asia edition features Indian actor Aamir Khan on its cover primarily because of his social activism in recent times.
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Low-budget artists from the West are exploring the opportunity to tap into India’s creative energy turning it into an arts outsourcing destination.
[Interactive Graphic] The World’s coverage of the protests, demonstrations and revolutions, from the ‘Arab Spring’ to the ‘Occupy’ protests, as they happened.
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