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Sharapova heads female earnings list
Maria Sharapova is one of seven tennis players inside top ten best-paid female athletes as gender inequalities show.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 15:08 GMT
Bigoted language takes centre stage in American media
Recognising untruths about people portrayed in the media requires vigilance.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 17:10 GMT
Gracious de Villota on road to recovery
After horrific crash in which she lost an eye, former F1 driver Maria de Villota hopes to increase female participation.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 16:24 GMT
Johnson wins Daytona 500
Johnson holds off last-lap challenge to triumph at Daytona International Speedway as Danica Patrick finishes eighth.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 13:20 GMT
IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon dies in crash
Former champion from UK dies from his injuries during a massive 15-car pile-up during Las Vegas Indy 300 race.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2011 10:47 GMT
Japan welcomes world's finest gymnasts
Formula One and ATP tennis visit Japan this week but there's another event set to bring a spring back to nation's step.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2011 17:31 GMT
Maria Sharapova is top female earner
Sharapova has kept her position as the highest paid female sports star despite failing to add to her grand slam titles.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 19:47 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
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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