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Philippine hostage crisis lingers
Officials say lines of communication with Muslim rebels remain open and they are still refusing to surrender.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2013 18:33 GMT
Fighting rages amid Philippine hostage crisis
Fresh fighting reported as army surrounds six villages where rebels are holding at least 170 hostages.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 16:33 GMT
Philippine rebels take hundreds hostage
At least six killed and many civilians taken as "human shields" by Muslim fighters outside southern Zamboanga City.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 03:35 GMT
Match-fixing taints El Salvador team
Many national team players suspended under suspicion of match-fixing at games including CONCACAF Champs League fixture.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 12:34 GMT
Gutierrez kicks off season with River Plate
The Argentine League is about to start and River Plate hope controversial striker Teofilo Gutierrez will behave.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 16:31 GMT
Guantanamo’s other history
Returning Guantanamo to Cubans may develop US-Cuba relations and create brighter opportunities for the entire Caribbean.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 13:57 GMT
Family affair: Philippine political dynasties
Clans rule 73 out of 80 provinces and with midterm elections on Monday, experts say dynasties are impeding progress.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 11:55 GMT
Opposition protests Malaysia vote 'fraud'
Thousands listen to a speech by Anwar Ibrahim after some observers call recent election "only partially free".
Last updated: 09 May 2013 07:09 GMT
Venezuela opposition leader calls off rally
Capriles cancels march by his supporters in Caracas after deadly violence, as Nicolas Maduro declared president-elect.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 08:58 GMT
Students clash with police in Venezuela
Confrontation comes as Nicolas Maduro is formally declared presidential poll winner amid opposition calls for recount.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 10:03 GMT
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In pictures: Sri Lanka's war tourism
Tourists are flocking into the island's northeast following the defeat of the Tamil Tigers, worrying some residents.
In Pictures: Ukrainian protests continue
Demonstrators in central Kiev have reinforced their encampment with barricades amid ongoing unrest.
In pictures: Egypt's turmoil cripples tourism
Recent upheaval has put a major dent in the country's once-thriving tourism sector.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
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