South Africa is working to create its own generic pharmaceuticals industry. Its success depends on being able to be independent of big pharma companies.
On January 1, Cubans 2014 marked the 55th anniversary of their revolution's victory.
We can do it! Let's get this done this year! ¡Viva la Revolución Cubana! ¡Viva Cuba Socialista!
For over a month the streets of the largest Palestinian city, Gaza, have been overrun with sewage and now are being covered with icy flood waters.
A train carrying crude and petroleum derailed and caused explosions near the Canadian village of Gainford, Alberta, forcing the entire community to evacuate, and firefighters have decided they must let the resulting blaze burn itself out.
A coordinator of the symposium stressed the importance of a movement to build communities to help each other in dealing with difficulties facing the elderly people on a daily basis.
Hundreds of Egyptian students angered by a mass outbreak of food poisoning at a Cairo university stormed the offices of the country's top Muslim cleric today.
The stakes in this situation are high not only for Venezuela but for the entire Latin American and Caribbean area.
For the fourth time in a year and a half, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez left for Cuba on Sunday for cancer treatment.
More than 10,000 people gathered for a vigil and march over the death and the country's draconian abortion laws.