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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
Concerns of overcrowding prisons in Brazil
With a capacity for two thousand and sixty nine inmates, the Porto Alegre prison has twice that number.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 08:34 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
The charitable side of tennis stars
The big-hitters of sport who plough much of their high earnings into community fundraising projects.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 13:14 GMT
Rare precipitation coats Chile's Atacama desert, one of the driest regions of the world.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 09:42 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
Protests roil Brazil despite fare rollback
Protesters clash with police even after two biggest cities reverse increase in bus and subway fares.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2013 12:56 GMT
From Brazil to Tunisia, Palestinians call for their revolution
The World Social Forum marks a renewed commitment to the Palestinian cause.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2013 17:26 GMT
Tunisia World Social Forum to blast austerity
Activists say global finance undermines democracy as participants meet to discuss economic and social problems.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 08:06 GMT
Brazil club fire blamed on 'outdoor flares'
Police say band's cheap flares ignited flammable ceiling and starting an uncontrollable blaze with toxic smoke.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2013 13:20 GMT
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Women take on the 'confidence gap'
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East Ukraine crisis and the 'fascist' matrix
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In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
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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