Off the street

Off the street..

Lily Evans 31-Jan, 06:10 30 BBC

After years of working the streets of Mexico City, Carmen Munoz wondered what happened to sex workers like her when they got old - so she...


Venezuela plans Hugo Chavez TV series 'counter-attack'

Venezuela plans Hugo Chavez TV series 'counter-attack'..

Diego Ross 30-Jan, 08:02 31 BBC

The Venezuelan government is planning to produce a television miniseries on the life of late President Hugo Chavez in what it described as...


Amazon Reef: First images of new coral system

Amazon Reef: First images of new coral system..

Mary Paterson 29-Jan, 11:12 54 BBC

The first pictures of a huge coral reef system discovered in the Amazon last year have been released by environmental campaigners. The...


What glass ceiling?

What glass ceiling?..

Joseph Williams 28-Jan, 20:22 35 BBC

Hillary Clinton may not have shattered the ultimate glass ceiling, and indeed women globally still occupy a meagre percentage of top public...


Colombian government and rebels announce cocaine crop plan

Colombian government and rebels announce cocaine crop plan..

Gavin Perry 27-Jan, 21:12 39 BBC

Colombia has announced a plan to eradicate vast crops of coca leaf, the raw material for cocaine. The Farc rebel group relied on cocaine...


Missile on the beach

Missile on the beach..

Lily Evans 27-Jan, 20:42 39 BBC

She initially hoped the islanders could keep hold of the nose cap. "We have a local museum and I wanted to put it there with other weird...


Trump Mexico wall will destroy lives, Berlin mayor warns

Trump Mexico wall will destroy lives, Berlin mayor warns..

Antonio Roberts 27-Jan, 16:16 25 BBC

Berlin Mayor Michael Mueller has urged US President Donald Trump "not to go down the road of isolation" with his planned border wall with...


Chile's worst wildfire destroys town as help arrives

Chile's worst wildfire destroys town as help arrives..

Kevin Allen 26-Jan, 21:16 33 BBC

More international help has been arriving in Chile to help the country fight the worst wildfire in the country's modern history. Russia...


Different constructions

Different constructions..

David Brooks 26-Jan, 17:55 75 BBC

Many chose to mock President Trump "the builder of walls", with one meme putting the US president's smirking face on the image of a...


Mexico or US?

Mexico or US?..

Gavin Perry 26-Jan, 13:18 27 BBC

A number of species need to cross the border to mate with their genetically different cousins, including the endangered North American...


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