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Colombia braces for anti-government strikes
Nationwide labour-union protests expected against alleged state failure to reduce poverty and inequality.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2013 11:04 GMT
Chile telescope unveils depths of universe
Observatory in Atacama to be able to match views from space based telescopes such as the Hubble.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2013 10:46 GMT
Chile mining giant accused of poisoning water
Operations at gold mine suspended until company builds drainage systems and canals to prevent contamination.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2013 17:57 GMT
Violence erupts at Colombian border
Colombian president and his Venezuelan counterpart to hold emergency meeting over growing violence on their border.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 17:22 GMT
Argentina's youths gear up to see pope
Youth from poor neighbourhood set to join thousands of young Roman Catholics in Brazil for papal visit.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 09:55 GMT
Argentina's 'town that drowned' recovering
Water around Epecuen, which was flooded 30 years ago, is receding and former residents hope to move back.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 18:20 GMT
Cubans fume over Cohiba trademark loss
Cubans are fuming after a US company won the right to name its cigars after a famous brand name.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 04:09 GMT
Brazil gets breather from protests
After weeks of violent nationwide anti-government protests, Brazilian demonstrators seem to have disappeared.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 10:49 GMT
Ecuador president: Snowden out of our hands
Rafael Correa tells Al Jazeera US security whistleblower has to be in Ecuador or approach an embassy to secure asylum.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 13:36 GMT
Irony taints Ecuador's free speech image
As whisteblowers look up to Quito for protection, journalists there say media has few freedoms.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 11:39 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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