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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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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
Globalisation has not reached Somalia, but 'junglification' has
Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
An independent Kurdistan? Yes, but not so fast
Saudi Arabia: Don't blame it all on the Islamic State
Mansour Almarzoqi Albogami
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
In Pictures: Pakistan's troubled Tirah Valley
Displaced in rebel violence, locals return only to find bombed out homes, burnt down schools and destroyed markets.
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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