Blogwatch / Video
Singapore curbs traffic with automatic tolls
Singapore's innovative electronic toll system manages traffic in the densely populated country -- at a cost.
Posted: October 27, 2008 19:59
Tzipi Livni calls for early elections in Israel
Asher Arian, professor of political science and the City University of New York Graduate Center, discusses Israel Foreign Minister's call for early elections.
Posted: October 27, 2008 19:50
Britain mandates sex education for young children
British schools will teach sex education to children as young as five in an effort to curb high teen pregnancy rates.
Posted: October 27, 2008 16:16
Struggling world markets turn to IMF for help
Mohannad Aama of Beam Capital Management discusses recent financial setbacks in Asian markets and the role of the IMF in the global financial crisis.
Posted: October 27, 2008 15:49
U.S. raid angers Syrian officials
Bernard Haykel, professor of Near Eastern studies at Princeton University, discusses the American military raid on Syrian territory.
Posted: October 27, 2008 14:02
Cubans look to U.S. election
A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes from Havana about the Cuban angle of the impending U.S. presidential election.
Posted: October 27, 2008 13:41
In the Newsroom
Protesters pelt UN compound in eastern Congo
Worldfocus correspondent Michael Kavanagh reports from inside a UN compound, which faced a storm of protesters.
Posted: October 27, 2008 13:01
In the Newsroom
A nation of internationalists
Anchor Martin Savidge writes about the global challenges that the next U.S. president will face.
Posted: October 27, 2008 12:04