Chile pensions protest draws tens of thousands

Chile pensions protest draws tens of thousands..

Gavin Perry 26-Mar, 19:26 80 BBC

Tens of thousands of people in Chile have taken part in demonstrations against the country's controversial privatised pension system. ...


'Not stopping here'

'Not stopping here'..

Diego Ross 26-Mar, 06:34 69 BBC

As a transgender woman living in Guyana, Petronella Trotman has grown accustomed to violence and daily abuse on the streets. But when she...


Brazil meat scandal: China and others lift ban

Brazil meat scandal: China and others lift ban..

David Brooks 25-Mar, 17:44 60 BBC

China has lifted a ban on imports of Brazilian meat imposed over allegations that companies have been selling unsafe produce for years. ...


Brazil teacher changes hairstyle to support bullied girl

Brazil teacher changes hairstyle to support bullied girl..

Lily Evans 25-Mar, 13:32 176 BBC

A Brazilian teacher has come up with a unique way to help a schoolgirl who was being bullied because of her hair. Ana Barbara Ferreira,...


Curse of the diamonds

Curse of the diamonds..

Anna Torres 24-Mar, 21:03 75 BBC

"Our land is our spirit," says one of the spiritual and political leaders of the Cinta Larga. "An indigenous person without land is an...


Venezuela asks the UN to help boost supply of medicines

Venezuela asks the UN to help boost supply of medicines..

Emily Kelly 24-Mar, 21:03 416 BBC

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has asked for help from the United Nations to boost the country's supplies of medicines. Mr Maduro...


Miroslava Breach third Mexican journalist to be killed this month

Miroslava Breach third Mexican journalist to be killed this month..

Antonio Roberts 23-Mar, 23:00 97 BBC

A journalist has been shot dead in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, the third to be killed in the country this month. Miroslava Breach was...


Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernandez to go on trial

Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernandez to go on trial..

Michael Adamson 23-Mar, 14:12 121 BBC

A judge in Argentina has ruled that the former president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, should stand trial on charges of financial...


Chile sentences 33 over Pinochet-era disappearances

Chile sentences 33 over Pinochet-era disappearances..

23-Mar, 08:16 71 BBC

The High Court in Chile has sentenced 33 former intelligence agents for the disappearance of five political activists in 1987. The court...


Venezuela shocked as children arrested for soldiers' killings

Venezuela shocked as children arrested for soldiers' killings..

Mia Mason 22-Mar, 18:00 35 BBC

The authorities in Venezuela say they have arrested six children in connection with the killing of two soldiers. The soldiers, two...


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