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High demand for 2014 World Cup tickets
The first batch of tickets to Brazil World Cup go on sale as FIFA expect popularity to reach same level as Germany 2006.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 17:16 GMT
Brazil protesters keep up the pressure
Huge demonstrations ahead of the World Cup in 2014 continue to focus on corruption and governance issues.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 12:18 GMT
Olimpia draw first blood
Brazil's Atletico Minerio face an uphill task after Paraguayans seal a 2-0 victory in Copa Libertadores first leg.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 10:29 GMT
Brazil police fire tear gas at protesters
Demonstrators smash into barriers near stadium in city of Fortaleza where Spain faced Italy in Confederations Cup.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 21:06 GMT
Police clash with protesters in Brazil
Police use tear gas to disperse protesters in Belo Horizonte, where semi-final of the Confederations Cup was being held.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 22:37 GMT
Nine killed in Brazil slum violence
Alleged criminals and police in deadly gun battle in Rio de Janeiro, as protests over poor governance continue.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 11:41 GMT
President's promises fail to calm Brazil
Protesters return to Sao Paulo's streets, while police detain nine people over deadly shootout in Rio de Janeiro slum.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 23:07 GMT
Brazil to spend $25bn on public transport
President Rousseff announces new investments and offers vote on political reform amid protests against poor governance.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 09:51 GMT
Spain set up reunion with Italy
World champions survive confident first half by Nigeria before securing Confederations Cup semi berth with 3-0 win.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2013 21:35 GMT
Anti-corruption protests continue in Brazil
An estimated 150,000 demonstrators take part in rallies across the country, despite president's pledge of reform.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2013 07:06 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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