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Mexicans make a beeline for 'bandit saint'
From ordinary residents to drug traffickers, Jesus Malverde's shrine is a major draw for those seeking favours.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2012 19:55 GMT
NATO summit highlights neo-con/neo-liberal overlap
More similar than different, both of America's recent imperial ideologies have failed.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2012 09:24 GMT
Channelling Robin Hood?
Supporters of the Robin Hood tax are urging world leaders to force banks to clear up the mess they helped to create.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2010 14:20 GMT
Mexican organised crime
Are the country's drug cartels more like an organised insurgency than organised crime?
Last updated: 10 Jul 2010 11:08 GMT
The Two Escobars
Investigating the intersections of crime, sport and nationalism in Colombia.
The Fabulous Picture Show
Last updated: 29 May 2010 11:45 GMT
Moroccan migrants risk all for new life
Immigrant trafficking gangs are getting rich by helping poor Africans sail to Spain from Morocco in the hope of a new life despite reports that more than 1,000 people have died making the journey this year.
Last updated: 29 May 2006 10:01 GMT
The mystique of Brazil's Robin Hood
For some he is a Robin Hood, for others - with his partner-in-crime Maria Bonita - he represents South America's Bonnie and Clyde.
Gibby Zobel in Alagoas, Brazil
Last updated: 01 Mar 2006 11:52 GMT
Historians: Hollywood distorts facts
Hollywood film studios are guilty of a "grotesque distortion of history" which is destroying
's national identity, a newspaper
Last updated: 01 Aug 2004 02:13 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Acid attacks in Iran: A message for Rouhani?
Liberian while travelling
There are groups more depraved than ISIL
Tunisia: The Arab world's full-fledged democracy?
How we are failing Libya
Admiral Lord West
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