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Brazil's evicted 'won't celebrate World Cup'
Many of those forced from their homes in preparation for the football tournament are asking: 'World Cup for whom?'
Last updated: 26 May 2014 10:17 GMT
Posco steel project faces steely opposition
Locals in India's Odisha state continue protest against proposed $12bn plant despite project getting key sanction.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 10:55 GMT
US working poor struggle with housing costs
In some areas around the US capital, some workers earning minimum wage say they can't afford basic housing.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:16 GMT
UN official faults UK's 'bedroom tax'
United Nation says the policy should be abolished as it punishes the most vulnerable in society.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 16:07 GMT
Human cost of the World Cup
UN human rights expert says thousands of families uprooted by World Cup and Olympics.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2010 16:59 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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