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Mo Farah sparkles at Diamond League meeting
London's Anniversary Games sees plenty of gold medalists in action ahead of Moscow World Championships.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 18:06 GMT
Romney struggles to excite rural Iowa voters
In Oskaloosa, a farming town outside of Des Moines, lifelong Republicans dub Romney merely "the lesser of two evils".
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 19:06 GMT
Women vote could hand Obama victory
Latest polls suggest US president is ahead of his Republican challenger Mitt Romney among female voters.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2012 13:58 GMT
Social issues neglected on US campaign trail
Candidates rarely mention abortion and gay marriage, with swing voters unmoved by such issues.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2012 17:38 GMT
Evangelicals rally warily behind Romney
The white evangelical vote seems solidly behind the once-moderate Republican candidate, but will voters turn out?
Last updated: 16 Oct 2012 21:28 GMT
Race for US presidency takes off in Iowa
State known to ring in election season is now an official battleground.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 12:34 GMT
The Obama administration aggressively prosecutes whistleblowers, but turns a blind eye to politically beneficial leaks.
Peter Van Buren
Last updated: 20 Jun 2012 17:20 GMT
Bachmann bows out as Romney wins Iowa
Tea Party favourite drops out of Republican nomination race while Romney secures John McCain's endorsement.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 07:32 GMT
Mitt Romney narrowly wins Iowa caucuses
Former Massachusetts governor wins Iowa Republican presidential caucuses by narrow margin over senator Rick Santorum.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 05:13 GMT
Occupiers aim to impact Iowa caucuses
Occupy Iowa Caucus activists stage a week of protests to influence locals to take a greater part in their own democracy.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2012 10:17 GMT
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Surviving the post-employment economy
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On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Sudan: Failure to talk?
East Ukraine crisis and the 'fascist' matrix
Lessons from beyond the mass grave
Algeria: The challenge of poor choices
Mansour O El-Kikhia
Israeli military courts: Masquerading as justice?
Celebrating the debris of Greek democracy
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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