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New York University ends China dissident role
Institution says it had only guaranteed Chen Guangcheng and his family, who sought sanctuary in US, one year of study.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 10:08 GMT
Indian-American teen wins spelling title
New Yorker becomes sixth youth of South Asian heritage to win coveted spelling bee trophy in last six years.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 11:53 GMT
Sharp bee decline 'linked to pesticides'
Pesticides may be contributing to declining population of bees, which pollinate a third of mankind's food.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2013 05:34 GMT
A Greek tragedy
The sense of powerlessness, of being bossed around by bigger and richer neighbours has emboldened Greece's far right.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2012 15:27 GMT
What is the 'God particle'?
A brief explanation of what the Higgs boson particle is and how researchers are trying to find it
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 09:58 GMT
'Faster than light' physicist steps down
Italian's mistaken claim that neutrinos may travel faster than light contradicted Einstein's theory of relativity.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 19:45 GMT
Possible error mars neutrino breakthrough
Physicists in Italy say faulty equipment may have led to miscalculations in timing faster-than-light particles.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 20:09 GMT
The non-communicable disease paradox
Severe symptoms of poor health are declining, even as chronic diseases such as cancer and diabetes are on the increase.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2012 12:19 GMT
Scientists claim to break speed of light
Finding by CERN team, if confirmed, could overturn Einstein's theory of relativity and fundamental rules of physics.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2011 21:02 GMT
Einstein the realist
Einstein's 'biggest blunder', his proposal that the universe is not static, was a step towards discovering dark energy.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2011 11:09 GMT
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Tens of thousands of people waited for hours to get a final look at South Africa's beloved former president.
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Modi's last lap
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Prawer Plan buries the two state solution
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