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India's ultimate populist
Mamata Banerjee loves doling out largesse at public functions, adding to the burden of an already debt-laden treasury.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2013 01:42 GMT
Avoiding the US's next grand delusion
Paul Rosenberg discusses Syria, the US, and historical parallels with Vietnam with historian Robert Mann.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 11:53 GMT
The life and death of words, people, and even nature
Galeano's new book focuses on what's most human, beautiful, grasping and exploitative, on this small, crowded planet.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 09:59 GMT
Chavez laid to rest after final Caracas tour
Hundreds of thousands throng streets as late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez is entombed after embalming is ruled out.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2013 01:55 GMT
Venezuelans gear up for fresh election
Acting president Maduro and opposition leader Capriles register for snap election prompted by Chavez's death.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2013 12:30 GMT
Venezuela sets presidential poll for April 14
Election date to choose successor to Hugo Chavez announced, as opposition asks Henrique Capriles to run for president.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 12:18 GMT
Maduro sworn in as Venezuela acting president
Inauguration of Hugo Chavez's hand-picked successor comes just hours after late leader's state funeral in Caracas.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 07:04 GMT
Leaders and supporters bid farewell to Chavez
Heads of state and hundreds of thousands of other mourners gather in Venezuelan capital for Hugo Chavez's state funeral.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 04:14 GMT
Chavez body to be put on permanent display
Up to 33 heads of state to attend Venezuelan leader's funeral, amid plans to embalm body and place it inside glass tomb.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 08:50 GMT
Gore Vidal remembered: 'Every time a friend succeeds, I die a little'
The celebrated author, playwright, politician and commentator was a leader of US literary culture for six decades.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2012 10:12 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Cruelty in Jerusalem
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
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