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22 Apr 2014 11:54 GMT
Garcia Marquez is best known for his novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude.
It sold out almost immediately when it was first published in May 1967.
Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from Buenos Aires.
Source: Al Jazeera
We look at the life and legacy of the Colombian author.
Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Latin America's most famous novelist, dies in Mexico City.
Arts & Culture, US & Canada, Latin America, Chile, Colombia
Trash is a fast-growing import in the Scandinavian country, which turns it into heat for people's homes.
Environment, Europe, Sweden
Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
2014 was the worst year in more than a decade for polio infections, with at least 306 new cases reported.
Polio, Asia, Pakistan
Recent court ruling finds police unit not guilty of rounding up and executing 42 Muslim men during 1987 communal riots.
Human Rights, India, Asia
Egypt's president says heads of states at Arab League summit have agreed to begin forming joint unit of 40,000 troops.
War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Gulf kingdom's top army officer says airstrikes into Yemen have pushed Houthi rebels out of contested air bases.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iran
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America