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Drug wars and police killings in Brazil
Rio's 'pacification' programme in the spotlight as police killings continue during the World Cup.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 06:57 GMT
Favela-dwellers challenge Rio's exotic tours
Since the military's 'pacification' in Rio de Janeiro, commercial tourism of downtrodden areas has exploded.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 05:31 GMT
Brazil's poor stage an alternative World Cup
Rio de Janeiro favela hosts People's Cup for communities affected by FIFA restrictions, evictions and home demolitions.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2014 10:26 GMT
River of Hope
Can prawns stop a massive outbreak of the killer schistosomiasis (bilharzia) parasite in Senegal?
Last updated: 12 May 2014 09:40 GMT
South Africa speaks on milestone Freedom Day
Twenty years after their country's first free vote, South Africans talk about what freedom means to them.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 14:17 GMT
Five stabbed to death at Canada house party
Police say attack at university party was worst mass murder in the city of Calgary's history.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2014 02:16 GMT
Search for Malaysian plane appears deadlocked
Investigators struggle to find clues on the location of the airliner, as search enters its eleventh day.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 07:11 GMT
12 Years a Slave: The story behind the story is history too
On how a historically significant memoir was ignored.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 13:32 GMT
Lockerbie: The 270 victims
A total of 270 people, including young children and students, died in the air and on the ground in the 1988 attack.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 08:17 GMT
Jordan's Circassians balk at Sochi Olympics
The group indigenous to Russia's Caucasus regions demands recognition for ethnic cleansing carried out 150 years ago.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2014 12:39 GMT
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'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.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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Pakistan: The blood price of Faustian bargains
The dawn of Kim Jong-un's rule
Renewed hope for justice in Colombia
Tunisia caught between fear and stability
Cuba: History is on Obama's side
Moscow's collapsing power dreams
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