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Japan celebrate record medal haul
Japanese endeavours at the London Games have 'inspired' the country after last year's quake-tsunami disaster.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 13:05 GMT
China win gymnastics gold
China's men storm to team gold and claim their second straight Olympic title and third in four games.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 20:00 GMT
China make it five in a row
China's men secure a fifth straight gold medal at the world gymnastics champs in Tokyo, crushing Japanese dreams.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 16:04 GMT
Men's Chinese team fall to third in Tokyo
Hosts of the world gymnastics championships Japan finish top of group qualifying as favourites China slump to third.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 17:23 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
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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: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
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.
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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