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Grands Prix ditched from F1 calendar
South Korea, Mexico and New Jersey dropped from 2014 season as organisers maintain current programme of 19 races.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2013 16:50 GMT
Putin: Foreign rivals trying to weaken Russia
Russian leader accuses foreign rivals of using radical Islam to weaken state a day after blast blamed on Muslim woman.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 15:29 GMT
Female suicide bomber blamed for Russia blast
At least six people killed and 30 injured after explosion rocks passenger bus in the southern city of Volgograd.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 11:50 GMT
Winter of Discontent
Circassians are protesting the holding of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games 150 years after being expelled from their land.
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Last updated: 19 Jun 2013 06:50 GMT
Dark side of Russian bid to host winter games
Around 1,500 homes demolished to make way for new construction, with some families forcibly evicted.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2013 12:32 GMT
Lindsey Vonn suffers serious crash
American skier Lindsey Vonn is airlifted to hospital after crash-landing on opening day of alpine world championships.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 17:35 GMT
Sochi 2014 is Putin's personal project
Money is no object for Russian president Vladimir Putin with Sochi Winter Olympic Games just one year away.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 14:09 GMT
Cities submit Olympic 2020 bids
Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo in the race for the 2020 Games, with all three cities bidding again after previous defeats.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 15:06 GMT
Londoners protest 'corporate' Olympic Games
Demonstrators rally near Olympic Park to complain about the alleged commercialisation and militarisation of 2012 Games.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 08:47 GMT
More deadly floods hit Black Sea
A 'supercell' seems to have been responsible for torrential rain which swept through Krasnodar in southern Russia.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2012 11:20 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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