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An Arctic blast for Kazakhstan
Central Asian country is hit by blizzards and dangerously low temperatures, upsetting traffic in the capital, Astana.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014 08:44 GMT
Kazakhstan: The model of nuclear disarmament
The central Asian nation has been working on reducing international nuclear tensions for the past twenty years.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2014 20:34 GMT
Italy and Netherlands through to World Cup
European nations book berths in Brazil finals but others will have to sweat it out in remaining matches.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 03:48 GMT
Ratto battles through cold to Vuelta victory
Italians dominate a miserable stage 14 as Vincenzo Nibali extends overall lead of Vuelta and Daniele Ratto takes win.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 16:32 GMT
Frenchman Barguil takes 13th stage
Warren Barguil recovers from 10th stage crash to dedicate his first professional stage win to his deceased grandfather.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 17:29 GMT
Roche claims second Vuelta stage
Irish SaxoBank-Tinkoff rider breaks away on the final climb to claim Spanish Vuelta stage win as Nibali retains lead.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 17:12 GMT
Vuelta underway as Astana win time trial
One of the race favourites Vincenzo Nibali says he is in good form as his team beats rivals to opening stage of Vuelta.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2013 20:27 GMT
Nibali content with favourite status
Giro d'Italia champion says he has nothing to prove ahead of gruelling Vuelta a Espana race.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 11:39 GMT
Cavendish triumphs as Gerrans retains lead
Briton wins the fifth stage of the Tour de France in a sprint finish as Australian veteran keeps the yellow jersey.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 17:15 GMT
Nibali claims first Giro d'Italia title
Mark Cavendish wins the red points jersey as Italian cyclist Vincenzo Nibali cruises to victory on final day.
Last updated: 26 May 2013 16:30 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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