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Survivors sought in rubble of Rio high-rises
Three bodies found after collapse of three multi-storey buildings in the centre of Rio de Janeiro.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 18:00 GMT
Brazil mudslide toll rises
Toll reaches 224 after after floods and landslides wipe out slum near Rio de Janeiro.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2010 21:46 GMT
Fears Rio mudslide toll could soar
Rescuers say up to 200 feared buried as mudslide tears through hillside slum.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2010 01:30 GMT
Rescuers hunt Brazil flood victims
Heaviest rains in 50 years trigger floods and mudslides leaving at least 145 dead.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2010 16:45 GMT
Heavy rains continue to hit Brazil
Rains lash south a day after region witnesses its heaviest rainfall in 48 years.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2010 18:17 GMT
Scores killed in Brazil mudslides
Fresh rains fall on Rio de Janeiro, sparking fears death toll will rise.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2010 09:03 GMT
Scores killed in Brazil flooding
Torrential rain leads to mudslides, leaving at least 95 dead in Rio de Janeiro state.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2010 00:48 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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