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More world records fall in Incheon
Four more weightlifting world records shattered in the Asian Games; South Korea still leads the table after day two.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 15:19 GMT
Chol grabs gold in world-record effort
North Korean weightlifter improves on his own world record at the Asian Games; South Korea lead table after opening day
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 14:47 GMT
China's golden start to the Asian Games
China start campaign with three of the four gold medals in the shooting events on the opening day of the Asian Games.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 09:51 GMT
Pope approves Sri Lanka's first saint
Indian missionary credited with reviving Catholic Church on island to be canonised during Francis's visit next year.
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Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 08:09 GMT
Are South Koreans at risk of 'extinction'?
Alarmist local media reports grim forecast if current low birth rates persist in South Korea.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 05:28 GMT
Scottish independence: Yes or no?
Al Jazeera asked people across Scotland what they think about the prospect of splitting from the United Kingdom.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 10:26 GMT
South Korea's cricket switch
Cricket has emerged as a new sport in South Korea as baseball players enter a team at the Asian Games.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 14:23 GMT
S Korea HIV patients suffer from stigma
Patients forced to move to general hospitals after country's only specialised centre loses its status over abuses.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 11:59 GMT
S Korean fisherman finds possible North drone
The wreckage was recovered when it got caught in a net off Baengnyeong island along a disputed sea border.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 11:52 GMT
South Korea gears for cigarette price hike
Move to increase tax by 100 percent marks government attempt to reduce one of the world's highest smoking rates.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 20:41 GMT
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