May 25, 6:12 AM EDT
Media & Culture
5 Biggest Slums in the World
on 12/09/11 AT 4:06 PM
As people continue to migrate away from rural areas and into cities, cities that are growing to devour the land around it, the numbers of people living in slums, shanty towns and informal settlements are skyrocketing.
Karachi, Pakistan: City on the Brink of Anarchy
on 07/08/11 AT 10:12 AM
An unprecedented wave of violence has killed almost 90 people in the teeming city of Karachi, the capitol of Pakistan, in the past three days.