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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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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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How much has the Syrian war cost the Levant?
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