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From high jump to party politics
Spanish high jump hopeful Ruth Beitia has one last chance at London Games before embracing a career in local politics.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 15:34 GMT
Skies the limit for German high jumper
After returning from injury, Ariane Friedrich is eyeing a place on the podium at London Olympics despite tricky rivals.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2012 19:52 GMT
Bolt and Blake shortlisted for IAAF award
Yohan Blake and Usain Bolt are in the running for World Athlete of the Year award and three Russian women make the cut.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2011 17:43 GMT
Dominant Bolt seals gold
Usain Bolt records the fourth fastest time in history as he retains his 200m title at the World Championships.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2011 13:12 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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