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Bangladeshi youth taking boat to America...

Bangladeshi youth taking boat to America...

Nation

Mon, Feb 13 2017

A Bangladeshi youth who had paid Tk25lakh to a human trafficker for providing him safe passage into the...

Presidential candidate wants Assange...

Presidential candidate wants Assange...

Latin America

Thu, Feb 9 2017

Assange refuses to leave the building as he would be immediately arrested and extradited to Sweden where...

Exiled from forests, Paraguay's Ache...

Exiled from forests, Paraguay's Ache...

Latin America

Fri, Dec 23 2016

The Ache's homeland was remade in the 1970s by the mass arrival of industrial farmers from neighbouring...

Photographer captures images of uncontacted...

Photographer captures images of uncontacted...

World

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Brazil has about 80 such groups but their existence is increasingly threatened by illegal loggers, miners...

Temer aims to save Brazil, but can he...

Temer aims to save Brazil, but can he...

Latin America

Fri, Dec 16 2016

The second part of his austerity package, raising the minimum retirement age, faces a more hostile reception...

Rio gets Unesco world heritage...

Rio gets Unesco world heritage...

Around the Web

Wed, Dec 14 2016

Rio de Janeiro, nicknamed the Marvelous City, officially entered the UN's list of world heritage sites...

EU, Cuba sign pact to normalise...

EU, Cuba sign pact to normalise...

Latin America

Mon, Dec 12 2016

Cuba had been the only Latin American country that did not have a so-called 'dialogue and cooperation'...

Cuba buries Castro, entering post-Fidel...

Cuba buries Castro, entering post-Fidel...

Latin America

Sun, Dec 4 2016

His burial ends a nine-day period of mourning during which Cubans, often encouraged by the government,...

Chapecoense plane crash: Survivor 'may...

Chapecoense plane crash: Survivor 'may...

Uncategorized

Fri, Dec 2 2016

A Brazilian football player who survived a plane crash in Colombia on Monday is recovering and may be...

Cuba returning Castro's ashes to birthplace...

Cuba returning Castro's ashes to birthplace...

Latin America

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Nationwide, Cubans have lined up to sign condolence books and pledges to honour Castro's socialist ideology....

Peru museum of Maoist rebels bears warning...

Peru museum of Maoist rebels bears warning...

Latin America

Tue, Nov 29 2016

The library occupies the walls of a whole room and includes books by Karl Marx, Mao, Lenin and more....

Plane carrying Brazilian club football...

Plane carrying Brazilian club football...

World

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Brazilian top-flight team Chapecoense were en route to a continental cup final match in Medellin when...

Fidel Castro: The man who beat all the...

Fidel Castro: The man who beat all the...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 27 2016

The US government spent more than $1bn trying to kill, undermine or otherwise force Castro from power,...

Factbox: Cuba's Fidel Castro

Factbox: Cuba's Fidel Castro

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United...

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro dies...

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro dies...

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

He handed over the powers to his brother Raul in 2008 after ruling Cuba as a one-party state for almost...

'Cambodia verdict a warning to North...

'Cambodia verdict a warning to North...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

Some analysts have compared the Khmer Rouge to the Islamic State group, for their ruthless pursuit of...

Obama to Americas: Give Trump time,...

Obama to Americas: Give Trump time,...

World

Sun, Nov 20 2016

Trump won the election after promising to build a wall on the US border with Mexico, rip up trade deals...

Xi builds bridges to Americas while...

Xi builds bridges to Americas while...

Latin America

Fri, Nov 18 2016

This is Xi's third time in Latin America since taking office in 2013, and when he wraps up the tour he...

Argentines wrestle demons at 'exorcism...

Argentines wrestle demons at 'exorcism...

Latin America

Fri, Nov 18 2016

A bespectacled 54-year-old Lutheran pastor trains lay people as 'exorcism consultants'

Large 6.2 magnitude earthquake hits...

Large 6.2 magnitude earthquake hits...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 13 2016

There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries

Five decades of conflict in Colombia...

Five decades of conflict in Colombia...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Here are five key points on Colombia's five-decade conflict, after Farc rebels and the government reached...