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Maduro survives Venezuela electoral test
Ruling Socialists win majority of votes in local polls but opposition captures control of five most populous cities.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 10:45 GMT
Venezuela's Maduro faces first political test
President hopes people will stay loyal to Chavez revolution as they vote for 337 mayors and 2,500 council positions.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2013 11:21 GMT
Maduro blames Venezuela blackout on opponents
Residents pour onto streets as blackout hits nation in what President says was an act against his socialist government.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 05:18 GMT
Spurs at sixes and sevens
Tottenham concede as many goals as they had in the entire season before kickoff as Man City hit six while Man Utd draw.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 19:08 GMT
Voting against violence in Honduras
The increasing strength of the police state casts doubt over the fairness of the upcoming elections.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2013 12:47 GMT
Push for 'secularism' divides French Canada
Official charter would ban public servants from wearing religious symbols, such as headscarves, yarmulkes or crucifixes.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 09:53 GMT
United back in the game
Robin van Persie scores winner in 1-0 victory over former club Arsenal to put Man Utd within five points of top in EPL.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2013 20:08 GMT
Venezuela troops seize shops over high prices
President orders electronics chain to cut prices and slams "bourgeois parasites" he says are exploiting Venezuelans.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2013 07:24 GMT
Venezuela's Maduro seeks new powers
Six months into his term, the man who succeeded Hugo Chavez retains popular support despite economic woes.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 10:26 GMT
Venezuelan mayor arrested for corruption
Valencia mayor Edgardo Parra, a member of the ruling Socialist Party, was picked up at his home late on Saturday.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 21:25 GMT
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As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
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In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
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Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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