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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.
South to North
South 2 North
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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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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Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
Erdogan says Columbus has no clothes
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Michael Brown, racism and America's open casket
What is a Jewish nation state?
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