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S Korea algae bloom worries environmentalists
Blue-green algae is flourishing in the waters of Nakdong river, prompting many to be worried.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2013 12:55 GMT
Pistorius selected for London Games
Oscar Pistorius will become first double amputee to compete at Olympics after selection in South African 4x400 relay.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 13:04 GMT
South Korea indicts match-fixers
Prosecutors charge volleyball and baseball players in a bid to rid domestic sport of illegal betting and match-fixing.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2012 11:57 GMT
Titans clash in pentathlon ahead of Games
The start of the world indoor championships sees heptathletes Jessica Ennis and Tatyana Chernova go head-to-head.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2012 15:07 GMT
World champion Pearson speeds to victory
Australian hurdler Sally Pearson is in top form approaching the Olympics as Caster Semenya plans a low-key build-up.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2012 21:26 GMT
Gaza athlete sets sights on Olympics
Palestinian runner dreams of medal glory as he battles the odds to compete at London Olympics.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2012 13:17 GMT
Pistorius is fired up for the Olympics
Not everyone agrees that Oscar Pistorius should race with able-bodied sprinters but that doesn't bother him.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2011 22:02 GMT
Four golds too tricky for Bolt says Johnson
Olympic champion Michael Johnson feels the target Usain Bolt has set himself for upcoming London Games is too difficult.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 13:43 GMT
'Heat will not be a problem in Doha'
Javelin champion Andreas Thorkildsen says he enjoys warmer conditions as Doha goes up against London for 2017 worlds.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 15:48 GMT
South Korea aim for first medal at Worlds
The World Championships haven't been fruitful for South Korea although hosts are confident about putting on a big show.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2011 12:57 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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