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The Casa de Migrantes: A light in the dark
One Mexican safe house provides refuge for some of the most vulnerable victims of traffickers and desperate migrants.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2014 11:34 GMT
The fight to take power in Honduras
Voters head to the polls on Sunday, in the first election contested by the opposition since the 2009 coup.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 10:25 GMT
Mexico's disappeared continues to rise
Four more people gone missing in recent months raises new concerns over government inaction.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 17:14 GMT
UK health service rocked by cover-up claims
Investigations into preventable baby deaths allegedly concealed by senior NHS management.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2013 14:29 GMT
Dying woman denied abortion in El Salvador
Officials say that granting a life-saving termination of an unviable foetus would be first step towards legal abortion.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 13:19 GMT
The power of Cuba's free healthcare
The US's notion of health care as a commodity is countered by the virtues of free health provision in Cuba.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 10:27 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
Good torture, bad torture
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Faces of the World Cup
World Cup fans from around the world came to Brazil to show their colours and team passion.
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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