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Ledecky breaks another world record
American teenage swimmer improves on her own 1,500m freestyle mark to win fifth gold medal at Pan Pacific championship.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 10:29 GMT
Ledecky starts off with two golds
Katie Ledecky leads the US team to a good start in the Pan Pacific swimming championship with 200m and 800m wins.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 14:34 GMT
Hollywood icon Lauren Bacall dies at 89
US actress, a legend of Hollywood's Golden Age who starred in a string of classic films, dies at home in New York.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 03:24 GMT
Vox Pops: Turkey weighs in ahead of election
Turkish voters in Istanbul and Izmir tell Al Jazeera who they will vote for in presidential polls on August 10.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 09:59 GMT
Voices from Gaza: Survivors speak out
The ceasefire holds for now, but many in Gaza fear it will be broken unless the Palestinian factions' demands are met.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 13:03 GMT
Cameroon in with a good chance: Lauren
Former Cameroon right-back reckons the current side has the right ingredients to have a good tournament in Brazil.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 16:26 GMT
US court halts execution of death row inmate
Appeals court grants stay on execution of convicted killer in Texas over mental health claims, hours before procedure.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 23:17 GMT
Polls close in South Africa
Around 29 parties jostle for the votes of about 25 million South Africans registered to participate in the polls.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 23:44 GMT
South Africans vote in general election
About 22,000 voting stations open for general election, which ruling ANC is expected to win despite political scandals.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 14:36 GMT
Why aren't South Africa's born frees voting?
As South Africa heads to the polls, many of the country's younger generation are boycotting the vote.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 11:11 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 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
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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