What happened to Dom Phillips?
Dom Phillips in Aldeia Maloca Papiú, Roraima State, Brazil in 2019
In Depth

What happened to Dom Phillips?

British journalist feared dead after fisherman suspect led police to the remains of two men
16 Jun 2022
How Britain won the battle for the Falklands
British General greets families
In Depth

How Britain won the battle for the Falklands

Forty years ago, British servicemen fought Argentina over a remote archipelago in the South Atlantic
6 May 2022
Why is Brazil’s Lula so popular?
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
In Depth

Why is Brazil’s Lula so popular?

Presidential frontrunner claims Volodymyr Zelenskyy equally to blame for war
5 May 2022
El Shafee Elsheikh: the alleged ‘IS Beatle’ on trial in the US
Detained members of Islamic State in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakeh
Profile

El Shafee Elsheikh: the alleged ‘IS Beatle’ on trial in the US

British-born jihadist is accused of torturing and beheading Western hostages
1 Apr 2022
How Nicaragua’s revolutionaries descended into dictatorship
Nicaraguan president Daniel Ortega pictured in 2018
Unreported world

How Nicaragua’s revolutionaries descended into dictatorship

Former leaders of country’s revolution have ‘crushed civil society’ and jailed ex-comrades
23 Mar 2022
The Canada trucker protests explained
Freedom Convoy protesters driving from British Columbia to Ottawa
Getting to grips with . . .

The Canada trucker protests explained

Ottawa police chief describes ‘siege’ mentality as thousands join Covid restriction protests
7 Feb 2022
Covid-19 face mask stand-off splits postal bosses and workers
A production line manufacturing N95 masks
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Covid-19 face mask stand-off splits postal bosses and workers

Canada Post reconsidering ban on staff wearing N95 masks following outcry
24 Jan 2022

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What next for Barbados as it becomes a republic?
Prime Minister Mia Mottley on stage
In Depth

What next for Barbados as it becomes a republic?

Island’s transition from realm to republic is ‘seminal moment’, said PM Mia Mottley
30 Nov 2021
Chilean election throws up ‘stark’ choice between far-right and hard-left
A supporter of Jose Antonio Kast celebrates as the first-round vote is counted
In Depth

Chilean election throws up ‘stark’ choice between far-right and hard-left

Ghost of former dictator Augusto Pinochet hangs over divisive presidential vote
22 Nov 2021
What caused the devastating Pacific north-west flooding?
Flooding in British Columbia
In Depth

What caused the devastating Pacific north-west flooding?

Vancouver cut off from rest of Canada as heavy rainfall triggers deadly landslides
18 Nov 2021
Archipelago: the online activists spearheading Cuba protests
Demonstrators on the streets of Havana in July 2021
Profile

Archipelago: the online activists spearheading Cuba protests

Government security forces detain leaders of youth opposition group ahead of planned day of action
16 Nov 2021
Why Brazil’s Bolsonaro may face criminal charges over Covid
Jair Bolsonaro
In Depth

Why Brazil’s Bolsonaro may face criminal charges over Covid

Senators vote in favour of holding ‘serial killer’ president liable for world’s second-highest death toll
28 Oct 2021
The Haitian gang behind kidnapping of 17 missionaries
A Haitian man protests against rising gang violence on International Human Rights Day 2020
Profile

The Haitian gang behind kidnapping of 17 missionaries

Experts say the notoriously violent criminals are responsible for 80% of abductions in the Caribbean country
18 Oct 2021
Brutality at the border: the Haitian refugee crisis explained
A United States Border Patrol agent on horseback tries to stop Haitian migrants from entering an encampment
In Depth

Brutality at the border: the Haitian refugee crisis explained

Biden’s handling of recent surge of Haitian migrants ‘indefensible’ - whatever your views on border policy, said USA Today
1 Oct 2021
Brazil election: is Jair Bolsonaro preparing to stage a coup?
Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro speaks to supporters during a demonstration on Brazil's Independence Day on 7 September 2021 in Sao Paulo, Brazil
In Brief

Brazil election: is Jair Bolsonaro preparing to stage a coup?

Opposition candidate now ‘clear favourite’ to win, but Bolsonaro’s behaviour is still cause for alarm
16 Sep 2021
Canadian Conservatives ‘learning from Johnson’ to defeat Trudeau
Canadian Conservative leader Erin O’Toole
Behind the scenes

Canadian Conservatives ‘learning from Johnson’ to defeat Trudeau

Erin O’Toole drafts in architects of UK PM’s 2019 win as battle with Liberals goes to the wire
14 Sep 2021
Why are Covid cases in ‘epicentre’ South America suddenly falling?
The Parque Taruma Cemetery in Manaus, Brazil
Today’s big question

Why are Covid cases in ‘epicentre’ South America suddenly falling?

The region accounted for a quarter of all coronavirus deaths until recently
6 Sep 2021
The ‘Two Michaels’: pawns in Beijing’s brutal game
Protesters hold signs calling for the release of Canadian citizens Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig
Global lens

The ‘Two Michaels’: pawns in Beijing’s brutal game

Canadian citizens are being used by Beijing to pressure Canada in the Huawei extradition case
19 Aug 2021
Peru’s pencil-carrying new president facing ‘major challenges’
Pedro Castillo during a campaign rally in Lima
Profile

Peru’s pencil-carrying new president facing ‘major challenges’

The former school teacher is promising new constitution for pandemic-ravaged country
30 Jul 2021
What next for Haiti after assassination of Jovenel Moise?
Haitian Prime Minister Ariel Henry
In Depth

What next for Haiti after assassination of Jovenel Moise?

Interim prime minister replaced by murdered leader’s pick for top job
21 Jul 2021
Is time running out for Jair Bolsonaro?
Jair Bolsonaro
In Depth

Is time running out for Jair Bolsonaro?

‘Trump of the tropics’ facing public outrage over coronavirus chaos and corruption scandal
13 Jul 2021
What has sparked Cuba’s anti-government protests?
Protesters gather in Miami, Florida in solidarity with Cubans
In Depth

What has sparked Cuba’s anti-government protests?

High prices and food shortages trigger biggest demonstrations in decades
12 Jul 2021
Haiti plunged into political chaos after president assassination
Protests in Port-au-Prince following the assassination of President Jovenel Moise
The latest on . . .

Haiti plunged into political chaos after president assassination

Police claim key suspect flew into the Caribbean country with ‘political motives’
12 Jul 2021
Four dead after assassination of Haitian president
Deceased Haitian President Jovenel Moise
In Depth

Four dead after assassination of Haitian president

Jovenel Moise killed after gunmen storm his home in Port-au-Prince
8 Jul 2021
First Nation graves discoveries turn spotlight on Canada’s colonial past
First Nation Canadians gather for a vigil on the site of a burial site in Saskatchewan
In Depth

First Nation graves discoveries turn spotlight on Canada’s colonial past

Human remains unearthed at former residential school in British Columbia adds to growing tally found across the country
2 Jul 2021
Jasmine Hartin: Lord Ashcroft’s daughter-in-law released on bail after shooting police officer dead
An aerial view of Belize
Why we’re talking about . . .

Jasmine Hartin: Lord Ashcroft’s daughter-in-law released on bail after shooting police officer dead

Lawyer who posted bail for former partner of Andrew Ashcroft says the socialite has been ‘emotionally abused’
1 Jul 2021
Why Peru has the world’s highest coronavirus death toll
A family buries a victim of Covid on the outskirts of Lima
In Depth

Why Peru has the world’s highest coronavirus death toll

Review of Covid fatalities puts Latin American nation’s tally at more than 180,000
3 Jun 2021
Biden mulls Bolsonaro climate deal amid ‘record assault’ on Amazon
Jair Bolsonaro
Between the lines

Biden mulls Bolsonaro climate deal amid ‘record assault’ on Amazon

Area of rainforest equivalent in size to Isle of Man destroyed in April alone
10 May 2021
How can Joe Biden solve the US-Mexican border problem?
US border guards with a group of detained migrants
In Depth

How can Joe Biden solve the US-Mexican border problem?

President angers Republicans by ditching Trump-era migrant cap
5 May 2021
Colombia erupts into violence amid pandemic tax rise protests
Protesters clash with riot police in Bogota
In Depth

Colombia erupts into violence amid pandemic tax rise protests

Police crackdown on demonstrations against poverty, unemployment and rising inequality leave 19 dead
4 May 2021
Why Chile’s rapid vaccine rollout has failed to prevent Covid surge
A Chilean woman shows her vaccination card
Getting to grips with . . .

Why Chile’s rapid vaccine rollout has failed to prevent Covid surge

Lockdown measures reimposed as coronavirus cases hit record high despite world-leading inoculation campaign
6 Apr 2021
Why Bolsonaro is being deserted by his top brass
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
In Depth

Why Bolsonaro is being deserted by his top brass

Brazilian president is battling for political survival amid surging Covid death toll
1 Apr 2021
Cuba poised to become coronavirus vaccine powerhouse
A man repairs his car in Havana, Cuba
In Depth

Cuba poised to become coronavirus vaccine powerhouse

The communist nation aims to be ‘pharmacist’ to other US enemies after developing multiple Covid jabs
30 Mar 2021
Brazil’s Covid ‘atom bomb’ could go worldwide, experts warn
The intensive care unit at Gilberto Novaes Hospital in Manaus, Brazil
Getting to grips with . . .

Brazil’s Covid ‘atom bomb’ could go worldwide, experts warn

South American giant on verge of becoming a ‘breeding ground’ for new variants
10 Mar 2021
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