Colombia's ELN rebels 'kidnap eight' in Choco

Colombia's ELN rebels 'kidnap eight' in Choco..

William Jacobson 08-May, 20:25 61 BBC

The Colombian government has accused the country's second-largest rebel group, the National Liberation Army (ELN), of kidnapping eight...


Walking in a minefield

Walking in a minefield..

Joseph Williams 06-May, 19:41 56 BBC

The minefields laid in the Falkland Islands were intended to kill or maim British soldiers, but over the last 35 years they have become de...


Venezuela protests: Young man killed in Valencia

Venezuela protests: Young man killed in Valencia..

Tyler Holmes 06-May, 05:09 49 BBC

A women's march is scheduled for later on Saturday. An AFP correspondent in the northwestern city of Valencia said it looked like a...


Brazil indigenous agency head sacked 'for being honest'

Brazil indigenous agency head sacked 'for being honest'..

Cole Becker 05-May, 16:56 65 BBC

The head of Brazil's indigenous rights agency, Funai, has been sacked, days after a brutal attack in which at least 10 indigenous people...


Argentine climber rescued off Mt Logan after quake and avalanche

Argentine climber rescued off Mt Logan after quake and avalanche..

Diego Ross 05-May, 11:24 56 BBC

A lone Argentine mountaineer has been rescued, four days after she was trapped on Canada's highest peak after avalanches triggered by an...


Capturing the moment

Capturing the moment..

Maria Stewart 04-May, 22:40 65 BBC

This image, taken at at El Pampero Psychiatric Hospital in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, shows Omar Mendoza, a severely undernourished patient. ...


Brazil jails eight militants over Rio Olympic plot

Brazil jails eight militants over Rio Olympic plot..

Olivia Rogers 04-May, 21:33 69 BBC

A judge in Brazil has jailed eight men for plotting attacks during the 2016 Rio Olympics last year and for using the internet to promote...


Venezuela's star conductor Dudamel says 'enough' of violence

Venezuela's star conductor Dudamel says 'enough' of violence..

Kevin Allen 04-May, 17:41 77 BBC

Renowned conductor Gustavo Dudamel has urged the government in his native Venezuela to "listen to the people" after weeks of violent...


Could this bra detect breast cancer?

Could this bra detect breast cancer?..

Gavin Perry 04-May, 12:56 43 BBC

A teenager in Mexico has invented a bra to detect breast cancer. But does it work? And if so, how? Julian Rios Cantu, 18, has made a bra...


Venezuela opposition leader Lopez in 'proof of life' video

Venezuela opposition leader Lopez in 'proof of life' video..

Gavin Perry 04-May, 08:40 44 BBC

Following rumours that jailed Venezuelan opposition politician Leopoldo Lopez had been moved from his cell to a military hospital, a...


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