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Vocabulary for Rice
Play the Free Rice game -- for each right answer,
Free Rice will donate 10 grains of rice through the World Food Programme to help end hunger!
Test your map skills with Geography Games. Work your way up from Beginner to Cartographer level and have fun while you learn about the countries of our world!
BBC World Service
Streaming the best stories, interviews and on the spot reporting from around the world including highlights from Newshour, The World Today and World Briefing.
CIA World Factbook
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
A blog from The New York Times, India Ink has "Notes of the world's largest democracy." It features news, culture and views from India.
International Organization for Migration
Providing services and advice to governments and migrants; dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all.
Kennedy Center: Millennium State - Live Broadcasts 6:00pm daily
A FREE performance series, featuring a broad spectrum of national and international performing arts companies, from dance and jazz, to chamber music and folk, comedy, storytelling and theater, every day of the year.
World Health Organization
The primary authority on health within the United Nations. Along with data and statistics, its website offers news and information on the latest in emergencies and natural disasters, disease outbreak, and health administration.