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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
Saudis allow women to compete at Olympics
Saudi Arabia has given the go-ahead for female athletes to participate at the London Games for the first time.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2012 15:34 GMT
Keeping the Olympics and politics apart
After controversial advert is aired, the Argentine Olympic Committee tell IOC they do not intend to politicise Games.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 16:24 GMT
Iraqi athletes look ahead to the Olympics
Training has been horrific for Iraq's athletes but they are still driven to put in strong performances at London Games.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 19:42 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
Christchurch question for World Cup
New Zealand premier hopes earthquake-hit city can host rugby matches but organisers say it's too early to speculate.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2011 08:40 GMT
Top athletes desert Delhi Games
Fear of disease contributes to withdrawal of several big names as ability of Commonwealth Games to go ahead in doubt.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2010 08:15 GMT
Semenya to run for South Africa
Caster Semenya named in Commonwealth squad after announcing Diamond League debut.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2010 12:56 GMT
Troops raid Iraqi football HQ
Soldiers searching for four officials accused by the government of corruption.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2010 16:07 GMT
Iran resolve headscarf ban
Women's football team can play at Youth Games after Fifa accept headscarf compromise.
Last updated: 03 May 2010 12:10 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
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Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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