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Swimming Australia to review medal haul
Governing body announces a review of the team's performance after failing to secure an individual gold at the Games.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 12:46 GMT
Australia's swimming sister act
The London Games will welcome 44 Australian swimmers including the first siblings to compete together in 40 years.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2012 14:36 GMT
Thorpe's Olympic ambitions shattered
The London Games will be without five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe after he fails to qualify for Australian team.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 11:46 GMT
Moment of truth for Thorpe
It is now or never for the swimming great in his bid to qualify for a third Olympic Games at the Australian trials.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2012 12:48 GMT
Clock ticking on Thorpe comeback
Australian swimming great takes a step closer to Olympic dream but time is running out on his comeback trail.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2012 12:39 GMT
Sri Lanka's big fish in the pool
Swimmer with haul of records and medals for country in Asian competition sets sights on Commonwealth Games glory.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2010 08:38 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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