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Protests gather against FIFA exclusion zones
Only official vendors or people authorised by FIFA can sell products around World Cup stadiums, causing local anger.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 14:37 GMT
Brazil protesters keep up the pressure
Huge demonstrations ahead of the World Cup in 2014 continue to focus on corruption and governance issues.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 12:18 GMT
Mass Rio protest over oil royalty measure
Tens of thousands rally against a measure that would deprive the state of Rio $1.7bn oil royalties in 2013 alone.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 06:31 GMT
Olympic flag arrives in Brazil
Move marks the official start of Rio de Janerio's preparations for the 2016 Games.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 03:51 GMT
Deadly floods rupture dam in Brazilian town
Residents flee Tres Vendas as water rushes through streets, with eight reported dead in neighbouring Minas Gerais state.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 05:23 GMT
Flood-hit Brazil faces more rain
Authorities struggle to cope with the aftermath of floods and landslides that have killed at least 626 people.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2011 21:02 GMT
Hundreds dead in Brazil floods
Rescuers dig through shattered homes for survivors after floods and landslides rip through a mountainous region.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2011 15:22 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.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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