Pope urged to allow contraception

Catholic organisation calls for action to help protect against Zika

HSBC sued over Mexico drug cartel murders

Families of victims claim bank facilitated terrorist incidents

A poor guide to Super Bowl champions

The Denver Broncos have nothing to fear, form suggests

UN risks Zika clash with LatAm leaders

Call for access to abortion in religiously conservative countries

Pope and Orthodox Patriarch to hold talks

First meeting of leaders of Christian east and west in 1,000 years

Spain confirms first pregnant Zika carrier

Health ministry in Catalonia says woman caught virus in Colombia

Colombia seeks dollars to fight the peace

Santos to ask Obama to boost aid as deal with Farc looms

Sanofi leads hunt for Zika vaccine

Commitment comes after WHO declares global health emergency

Zika declared a global emergency by WHO

Move unlocks funding and contrasts with slow response to Ebola

The Zika virus and the contagion of fear

We must break the pattern of responding to each pandemic as it occurs, writes Peter Sands

Argentina resumes ‘holdout’ creditor talks

Macri’s election raises hopes of breakthrough in decade-long dispute

WHO is right to move fast to tackle Zika

Virus is not the new Ebola crisis but it is still an emergency

Latin America’s ills compound Zika crisis

Mosquito-borne disease finds fertile ground in economic and political dysfunction

Zika virus: large parts of world at risk

WHO estimates mosquito-borne disease could infect up to 4m people in the Americas

The Zika virus — where did it come from and where will it end?

Research is gathering pace as mosquito-born disease spreads

Argentina steps up fight against drugs

Attempt to stop narcotics gangs from gaining strong footholds

WHO warns over ‘explosive spread’ of Zika

Mosquito-borne disease has now affected 21 countries

Protests mar run-up to Haiti election

Opposition candidate Célestin is boycotting Sunday’s vote

Penn says Mexico wanted him as scapegoat

Actor admits his Rolling Stone article with drug lord ‘failed’

Mexican courts debate end of GM maize ban

Opponents say transgenic species could erode biodiversity