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The East Asian sporting boom
The region is increasingly becoming the destination of choice for major sporting events, writes John Duerden.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 13:47 GMT
Man held over killing of Iraqi-origin family
Suspect, 54, detained at address close to the home of murdered family, with media reporting he is brother of victim.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 15:58 GMT
Seoul cool on Winter Olympics co-hosting idea
North Korean Olympic official expresses hope at involvement in 2018 Games but South says it is not considering the plan.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2011 12:27 GMT
Pyeongchang chosen to host Winter Games
South Koreans make it third time lucky as they beat Munich and Annecy in the race to host the Winter Olympics in 2018.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2011 15:54 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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