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Awarding the London Games a gold medal
Hosts Great Britain have leapt up the medal table but they've also provided an Olympic Games with a wonderful spirit.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 19:27 GMT
A threat to the offshore empire?
American dollars pouring into London accounts hides money from tax authorities and encourages transnational crime.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2012 15:10 GMT
Olympic flame ignites Boris Johnson's future
Flamboyant London mayor see fortunes rise, with some saying he could be a potential prime minister.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2012 12:54 GMT
China dominates Olympic opening day
Shooter, weightlifter and two swimmers capture gold medals as two-week sporting festival gets under way in London.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 20:53 GMT
London Olympics declared open with grand show
Queen Elizabeth II officially opens London 2012 Games after spectacular opening ceremony showcasing best of Britain.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 07:54 GMT
London poised for Olympics ceremony
About 80,000 spectators and VIPs pack main stadium for curtain-raiser that sets the tone for the sporting extravaganza.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 18:48 GMT
London set for opening ceremony
The three-hour showcase will be watched by 60,000 in the main stadium and a global audience of more than a billion.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 09:37 GMT
Olympics security firm boss admits failure
Under questioning by British MPs, G4S head agrees that failure to provide enough guards was a "humiliating shambles".
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 16:04 GMT
Will David Beckham go to the ball?
LOCOG chairman Sebastian Coe says no pressure has been put on coach Stuart Pearce to select Beckham for GB squad.
Last updated: 17 May 2012 13:10 GMT
All politics is local. Except in Britain
The low turnout in last week's local elections in Britain points to wider disillusionment with representative politics.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 12:13 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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