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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
US aid chief defends 'Cuban Twitter'
Head of overseas aid agency tells Congress that network was not designed to undermine government of Cuba.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 03:04 GMT
Germany steals China's diving crown
German pair steal gold in men's synchronised 10m platform at the swimming world championships, ending China's reign.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 21:37 GMT
Shahid Khan takes Fulham reins from Al Fayed
The future of the Michael Jackson statue is unclear as Fulham become sixth Premier League club under American ownership.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2013 13:44 GMT
Clashes as Chilean students stage protests
Tens of thousands take to the streets in one of the largest demonstrations demanding free education.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 00:56 GMT
Nigeria's dangerous skin whitening obsession
Nigeria has the world's highest percentage of women using skin lightening agents in the quest for "beauty".
Last updated: 06 Apr 2013 11:21 GMT
The cost of fame
South2North meets some inspiring people who overcome the odds to reach for the stars.
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Last updated: 16 Feb 2013 08:32 GMT
Djokovic aiming to make history
World number one Novak Djokovic aiming to become first man to win three successive Australian titles in the Open era.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2013 14:12 GMT
When soft power is hard
The "soft power" espoused by the US establishment should be viewed with suspicion.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 10:17 GMT
Music world in mourning for Whitney Houston
Pop diva died under mysterious circumstances in a Los Angeles hotel on the eve of the annual Grammy Awards.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2012 20:19 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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