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The anti-FIFA shout as a reconnection of global struggles
Is a new global movement emerging around anti-FIFA protests?
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 15:24 GMT
Brazil government rolls back transit hike
Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo agree to suspend increase in public-transport fares, but protesters say they "want more".
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 22:40 GMT
Brazilian berries pose rainforest threat
Growing popularity of Acai berry, a so-called superfood, is providing both jobs and ecological challenges in Amazon.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2012 08:10 GMT
Brazil legend Socrates dies at 57
Rated as one of the greatest midfielders of all-time, Socrates has died after an intestinal infection in Sao Paulo.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2011 12:04 GMT
Brazilian anti-logging activist shot dead
Fifth murder in a month believed to be linked to conflict over land and logging in Brazil's rainforest region.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 07:21 GMT
Brazilian sentenced for nun murder
Rancher given 30-year jail term for ordering the killing of US missionary.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2010 15:45 GMT
Tribes join global call for change
Activists gather for Brazil's World Social Forum to demand a new economic system.
Gabriel Elizondo in Brazil
Last updated: 28 Jan 2009 16:03 GMT
Slovenian conquers the Amazon
Swimmer breaks his own record last set in 2004 down the Yangtze River.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2007 03:03 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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