Category: BBC World News

Brazil: Rio's residents garden their way out of hunger

Brazilian communities are combatting soaring food prices and a hunger crisis with urban gardens.

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Unique terror trial that changed France

More than 400 survivors and relatives gave evidence in the unprecedented trial that ended this week.

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The rise of the video game Arab hero

Developers are moving away from stereotypes of Arab characters and depicting them more positively.

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Libya protesters storm parliament building

Rallies take place in Tobruk, Tripoli and other cities amid anger at the country's political deadlock.

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Roe v Wade: Women travelling for abortions will be prot...

The US president warns some US states will attempt to arrest women crossing state lines for access.

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Hot weather dries up swamp, uncovers ancient fort

A historical group was instrumental in discovering a crannog made from stone near Lough Neagh.

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Texas migrant deaths: Truck driver 'unaware air conditi...

A police informant says he was told that the driver was "unaware" the air conditioning had failed.

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South Sudan: Thousands facing food insecurity as food a...

Some 60% of the country's population faces severe acute food insecurity amid food aid cuts, aid workers say.

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Ukraine round-up: Elite Russian regiment fights for sup...

Support for Russia's elite fighting force looks less certain as the regiment reappears in Ukraine.

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Texas migrant deaths: 'I still have to bring my childre...

Grieving Honduran mother in despair over migrant relatives lost in Texas lorry tragedy.

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Same-sex couples legally marry in Switzerland

Couples tie the knot nine months after the country voted for marriage for all.

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Ukraine demands the seizure of Russian-flagged grain sh...

Ship tracking reveals the route of a grain shipment from Russian-controlled Ukraine.

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South Sudan: Thousands facing starvation as food aid cu...

Some 60% of the country's population faces starvation amid food aid cuts, aid workers say.

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Brittney Griner: 'No higher priority' than bringing her...

If convicted on drugs charges Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison.

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Ukraine war: Russian missile strikes kill 21 in Odesa r...

The overnight strikes hit a residential building and a recreation centre in a village, officials say.

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Julian Assange submits High Court appeal to fight extra...

The Wikileaks founder seeks to appeal against a decision to extradite him over leaked files.

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