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Nigeria's water-starved 'Venice of Africa'
Disease thrives amid drinking water shortage in Lagos' 200-year-old Makoko slum.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2013 10:36 GMT
Venice tests new flood barriers
When completed in 2016,78 of the new flood barriers will protect Italy's World Heritage site from rising sea levels.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 09:51 GMT
Italian filmmaker scoops Golden Lion award
A documentary has taken the top prize at the Venice Film Festival for the first time, prompting controversy.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 07:36 GMT
Venice Film Festival to nominate top winner
The world of movies will shortly find out who has won the Golden Lion as the festival approaches the end.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
'Ana Arabia' among Venice festival favourites
Movie about Israeli-Palestinian conflict claims to be something different with its unique way of shooting.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 19:39 GMT
Man exposed as topless protest group founder
New documentary film shown in Venice says the Femen group was founded by secretive figure Victor Svyatski.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 18:28 GMT
Congestion upsets Venice's vaunted gondoliers
Gondoliers say safety is being put at risk as authorities allow more boats despite severe overcrowding.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 17:16 GMT
Directors vie for Venice festival award
Among hopefuls are some lesser-known names who usually find it much harder to get noticed.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 17:13 GMT
UAE migrant workers sing out in new film
Documentary takes a rare look at South Asian labourers in Dubai who compete in annual Bollywood-style singing contest.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2013 12:56 GMT
Floodgates to protect Venice from sinking
Multi-billion-dollar flood defence system nearing completion to check subsidence problems.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2012 16:19 GMT
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