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Deaths in Dominican Republic prison break
At least four prisoners killed, nine others wounded, after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the country's south.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 03:55 GMT
Spain: A Father in hell
Meet the priest supporting residents of western Europe's largest shantytown in their daily fight for dignity.
Alberto Rojas Blanco
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 14:58 GMT
Pope recalls envoy over abuse accusations
Vatican ambassador to Dominican Republic relieved of duties ahead of an investigation after TV claims.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 03:28 GMT
Suspected global bank heist boss killed
Dominican police said suspected cyber criminal Alberto Lajud-Pena killed on April 27 in San Francisco de Macoris.
Last updated: 10 May 2013 21:34 GMT
Manila appeals for flood aid for millions
Government calls for help in rushing food, water and clothes to nearly two million people displaced by deadly floods.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 13:21 GMT
Floods submerge most of Philippine capital
Emergency workers rush food, water and clothes to more than a million people displaced and marooned in Manila.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 05:13 GMT
Dozens confirmed dead in Caribbean sinking
Hopes fade for further survivors from capsized boat carrying migrants from Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2012 05:48 GMT
Hurricane Irene pummels the Bahamas
The category-three storm has already caused extensive damage to the Dominican Republic and will hit the US by Sunday.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 16:35 GMT
Stranded: Stateless in the Dominican Republic
Dominicans of Haitian descent are struggling with government discrimination in the only country they have ever known.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2011 12:41 GMT
Mexico shootings claim lives
Two separate incidents lead to the deaths of six people in the north and south of the country.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2010 19:03 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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