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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Neoliberal rape in Spain
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In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
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