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Debilitating drought devastates Brazil
The driest conditions in 50 years are wiping out the region's cattle with the threat of 'ghost towns' as ranchers flee.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 15:12 GMT
Austerity overwhelms Spain's soup kitchens
More than 12 per cent of households have difficulty making ends meet as the economic crisis continues to bite.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 15:03 GMT
Venezuela's Chavez vows 'better' presidency
Leftist president pledges to work with the country's opposition after being re-elected for a fourth term in office.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 21:04 GMT
Venezuela's Chavez revels in election victory
Hugo Chavez wins fourth term in office, calling it a "perfect" battle and vowing to be a better president.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 13:15 GMT
Venezuela's Hugo Chavez wins re-election
President wins fourth term in office after defeating opposition challenger Henrique Capriles, electoral office says.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 07:12 GMT
Polls 'close' in tight Venezuela vote
Hugo Chavez appeals for calm as voting continues after closing hours in some polling booths in tough presidential race.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 01:58 GMT
Cuba begins banking reforms
Rules allowing Cubans to buy and sell cars and homes, and to take out loans are steps taken to "modernise" the economy.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2011 12:28 GMT
Castro to make comeback on US TV
Cuban President Fidel Castro,
nemesis for 40 years, will be returning to the American small screen in a public television documentary on his life.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2005 11:05 GMT
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Syria: A human tragedy
As the conflict shows no signs of ending, we assess the current situation, the possible outcomes and next steps.
Transnistria: Europe's other Crimea
Pro-Russian region carved out of Moldova could be an example of where parts of Ukraine are headed as tensions mount.
The Lockerbie bombing investigation
The Stream explores Al Jazeera's controversial investigation into what really happened to Pan Am 103.
Is hoarding causing Venezuela food shortages?
As bizarre as it may seem in a country with the world's largest oil reserves, all agree food hoarding is a real problem.
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In Pictures: Romania's rich Roma
Affluent Roma construct mansions and drive luxurious cars in the small town of Buzescu.
In Pictures: Thailand's embattled schools
Teachers in southernmost Thailand are often targeted and killed by a separatist movement.
On Europe's odd performance over Ukraine
Libya: A tale of two regions and a ship
Mansour O El-Kikhia
Old rivals or regional partners: Russia, Turkey and Crimea
Three years of conflict in Syria: No proxy war, no solution without society
Crimea crisis: The Tatarstan factor
Chronic violence against European women
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.
Japan's Nuclear Meltdown
Three years after a major earthquake and tsunami, Japan still struggles with the resulting nuclear crisis.
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