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· November, 2013

Stories about Photography from November, 2013

South Africa Doesn't Want You to See the President's Lavish House

The South African government has used $20 million to upgrade President Jacob Zuma's private residence. Government ministers have warned that anyone publishing photos of the home will be arrested.

PHOTOS: Dhaka's Beautiful Blue Sky Briefly Takes Over Web

The autumn sky above Bangladesh's capital city Dhaka was so beautiful on 17 November that social media was flooded with images and talk about the scene.

VIDEO: “They work to die”, Mystery Disease Killing Central American Sugarcane Workers

Bhutan's Hydroelectric Projects and a Kingfisher

Winds of Waste: Plastic Bags Land in Venezuela's Paraguaná Peninsula

PHOTOS: Humans of Latin America

Humans of New York has inspired photographers all over the world. The "Humans of..." projects from Latin America show the rich ethnic and cultural diversity of the region.

Bolivian Twitter Users Arrested For Photographing Historic Building

Two Bolivian Twitter users were arbitrarily arrested by the police for taking photographs of historic buildings. Bolivian netizens came to their defense immediately after being alerted by a tweet.

War Through the Viewfinder of an Army Photographer

Portraits of ‘Children Who Have Children’ in Guatemala

PHOTOS: Snapshots of Life in a Manila Urban Poor Community

Despite the reported progress in the Philippines, Manila is still home to hundreds of thousands of informal settlers.

Funny Money for Russia's Winter Olympics

The most recent Sochi Olympics scandal involves a new 100-ruble Olympic-themed banknote that the Russian Central Bank released last week.

Life in Kyrgyz Prisons Through Camera Eyes

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