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Chile – Brazil: The mother of all road trips
Two friends from Santiago, Chile, drive more than 8,000km to follow their team to Brazil, while living out of their van.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 03:24 GMT
World Cup pressure builds for Brazil's Cuiaba
Central host city is still struggling to get things ready with many promised infrastructure projects left unfinished.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 17:03 GMT
Brazil audit: 'corrupt World Cup costs'
Government audit and electoral data shows huge rise in both construction costs and campaign funding by firms involved.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 13:55 GMT
Delays plague Brazil World Cup preparations
Tournament kicks off in six months, but only six of the 12 host cities are ready as construction deadlines get pushed.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 20:37 GMT
Further World Cup venue delays expected
FIFA extend deadline for completion of three more venues as Brazilian sports minister says delays are 'not significant'.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2013 15:19 GMT
FIFA's Jerome Valcke continues tour of Brazil
FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke plans to visit all 12 of Brazil's World Cup host cities before the end of the year.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2012 12:17 GMT
Spotlight shifts to Brazil 2014
There may be ageing airports and too few hotels, but Brazil can guarantee a good party.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2010 14:07 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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