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Mexico drug lord arrested watching World Cup
Head of diminished Tijuana-based drug cartel Fernando Sanchez Arellano, also known as "The Engineer", arrested.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 09:02 GMT
Mugabe inaugurated despite legitimacy worries
Africa's longest serving ruler takes the reins of power again following a disputed election in Zimbabwe.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 05:07 GMT
Venezuela's Capriles to run for president
Opposition leader says he will challenge late Hugo Chavez's preferred successor for the presidency in next month's poll.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2013 09:57 GMT
Chavez leaves deep imprint on Venezuela
The legacy of the popular yet divisive leader remains to be seen in the wake of his death.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2013 08:50 GMT
Timeline: Mexico's drug war politics
With more than 60,000 dead since 2006, Mexico's drug violence shows no signs of abating.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 07:05 GMT
African Union holds first post-Gaddafi summit
Benin's president takes the helm of the 54-nation bloc as AU leaders meet for two-day summit to resolve multiple crises.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2012 19:28 GMT
Gulf of Guinea leaders buy their credibility
African leaders are funding expensive PR campaigns on foreign soil in order to ensure international support.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2011 11:45 GMT
Equatorial Guinea holds constitutional polls
Vote to pave way for constitution that seeks to limit presidential terms in nation with Africa's longest-serving leader.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2011 01:27 GMT
Strong earthquake hits Chile
A powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes central Chile without causing injuries or damage.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2011 00:55 GMT
Unesco suspends Obiang prize
Human rights groups applaud suspension of a UN research prize sponsored by Equatorial Guinea's president.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2010 20:48 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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Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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