Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Ancient Peruvian technology to fix a water crisis
08 May 2010 20:32 GMT | Asia Pacific
Manny Pacquiao, the world's best pound-for-pound boxer, is taking on his next challenge: running for a seat in his country's congress.With elections coming up on May 10, Pacquiao, who is known as the "National Fist", is seeking to deliver a knockout blow to his rivals in the polls.Marga Ortigas reports from Sarangani in the southern Philippines.
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Arts & Culture, Europe, Uzbekistan
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Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Africa
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Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
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Politics, Human Rights, Ethiopia
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Business & Economy, War & Conflict, Politics