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Amazon town catches football fever
Brazilian city of Manaus, known as the gateway to the Amazon, is preparing to host four World Cup matches.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 15:24 GMT
Brazil subway workers halt strike
Union moves to temporarily halt transport strike that has caused chaos in Brazil's biggest city ahead of World Cup.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2014 09:25 GMT
Subway strikers clash with Sao Paulo police
Subway workers in Brazil's biggest city continue with their strike despite a court declaring it to be illegal.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2014 13:59 GMT
Court rules Sao Paulo subway strike 'illegal'
Workers must pay increased daily fine if they continue action as strike threatens opening game of Brazil World Cup.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2014 20:21 GMT
Papal visit sheds light on Christians' plight
Palestinian Christians hope the Papal visit will boost waning morale due to grim political realities.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 11:32 GMT
One million commuters hit by Rio strike
Walkout over pay by bus drivers in Brazilian city puts pressure on authorities just over a month before World Cup opens.
Last updated: 14 May 2014 11:01 GMT
Brazil's largest city faces water shortage
Water may be rationed in Sao Paulo just a month before city hosts opening match of football World Cup.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 12:48 GMT
World Cup deadline looms for Brazil stadium
Work still to be done on Sao Paulo ground hosting opening match of football tournament next month.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 17:50 GMT
Marquez and the magic of his realism
The late Colombian novelist grabbed reality by the throat - and made it behave otherwise.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 05:23 GMT
Alves takes bite out of banana racism
Barcelona defender had a banana thrown at him as he took a corner in match at Villarreal - and decided to eat it.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 22:45 GMT
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