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US congress panel backs Venezuela sanctions
House committee agrees bill to target those responsible for human rights abuses against anti-government protesters.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 10:20 GMT
Venezuela's poor still support Maduro
With most political unrest in middle class neighbourhoods, Venezuela's poor continue to support the leftist government.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 08:40 GMT
Venezuelan protest leader calls new rally
Leopoldo Lopez, wanted by police, releases video as Maduro expels three US consular officials.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2014 12:29 GMT
Venezuela cracks down on violent protests
President announces manhunt for opposition leader after latest demonstrations in Caracas and crime crackdown.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 09:00 GMT
Police fire tear gas at Caracas protesters
Violence between anti-government protesters and police amid both pro- and anti-Maduro rallies in Venezuela's capital.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 08:08 GMT
Dominican Republic: Justifying the unjustifiable
The Constitutional Court decision on citizenship rests on prejudice and discriminatory practices.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 12:47 GMT
Chavez laid to rest after final Caracas tour
Hundreds of thousands throng streets as late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez is entombed after embalming is ruled out.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2013 01:55 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
India faces epidemic of missing children
About 60,000 children go missing every year in populous nation, and child activists say many end up in sex trade.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 11:57 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
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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