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Business as usual for Mexico's drug trade
The arrest of drug lord 'Chapo' Guzman raises the spectre of increased violence between rival cartels.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 15:27 GMT
Mexico's most wanted drug lord arrested
Joint Mexican and US forces arrest Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman in Sinaloa state, who had been on the run for 13 years.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 00:49 GMT
Analysis: CITES four decades on
The convention has been combating wildlife crime for forty years, but critics say it still has much work to do.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2013 12:08 GMT
Guatemala jumps the gun on 'El Chapo' death
Widespread embarrassment after the government and media falsely reported notorious drug lord was killed in a gun battle.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2013 12:15 GMT
Guatemala checking Mexico drug lord death
Officials investigating whether Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman died amid clashes between forces and traffickers near border.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2013 09:24 GMT
Venezuela VP says plot against him uncovered
Nicolas Maduro says unidentified groups "infiltrated" the country in bid to assassinate him and another Chavez ally.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2013 12:13 GMT
Dirty money thrives despite Mexico drug war
Major banks are getting rich from money laundered by violent Mexican drug gangs, whistleblower says.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 13:31 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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