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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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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
How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
Good torture, bad torture
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
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.
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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