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India schoolgirl defies tradition to reject child marriage

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Her fate looked sealed when her family began organising the nuptial celebrations. But the bride-to-be, a shy schoolgirl from a remote village...

Child “drought brides” sold secretly in Kenya

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"It's done in the dark," said Fatuma Ahmed, squatting inside her makeshift stick shelter. "Some people sell their daughters at a tender age...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...