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Mandela lies in state as SA says goodbye
Funeral will follow an imagery-rich route each morning until Friday, allowing people to pay their respects.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 18:40 GMT
World leaders pay tribute to Mandela
US President Obama calls anti-apartheid icon a "giant of history" as thousands gather for memorial in Johannesburg.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 02:54 GMT
Cuba bans privately run cinemas
Communist authorities close dozens of home-based film and gaming parlors, saying they have never been authorised.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2013 17:43 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
Cuba and US to resume talks on migration
Official in Washington says negotiations between the Cold War-era enemies will take place on July 17.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2013 05:16 GMT
Cuba government holds anti-homophobia parade
La Rampa was danced through the streets of Havana in a march against homophobia led by the president's daughter.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 21:01 GMT
Venezuela sets presidential poll for April 14
Election date to choose successor to Hugo Chavez announced, as opposition asks Henrique Capriles to run for president.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 12:18 GMT
Maduro sworn in as Venezuela acting president
Inauguration of Hugo Chavez's hand-picked successor comes just hours after late leader's state funeral in Caracas.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 07:04 GMT
Leaders and supporters bid farewell to Chavez
Heads of state and hundreds of thousands of other mourners gather in Venezuelan capital for Hugo Chavez's state funeral.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 04:14 GMT
Chavez body to be put on permanent display
Up to 33 heads of state to attend Venezuelan leader's funeral, amid plans to embalm body and place it inside glass tomb.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 08:50 GMT
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Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
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Macondo in mourning
International justice and Rwanda: Has the UN failed again?
Sudan: Failure to talk?
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
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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