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Quebec set to legalise medical aid in dying
French province would become first in Canada to legalise doctor-assisted suicide, as controversial law moves forward.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 17:19 GMT
Rodriguez sets grand slam record
Alex Rodriguez hits 24th career grand slam breaking a tie with Lou Gehrig for most in MLB history.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 20:22 GMT
Serena Williams stumbles to a 6-0, 6-0 win
World number one Victoria Azarenka questions William's injury at the Australian Open as American dominates her opponent.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2013 13:37 GMT
Venezuelan Cabrera joins US baseball’s elite
Detroit Tigers slugger is 15th player to win Triple Crown and the first since Boston's Carl Yastrzemski in 1967.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2012 13:48 GMT
Dying in court
A Canadian's fight for the right to die could provide an international precedent in the case for assisted suicide.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2012 19:22 GMT
'Dr Death' Kevorkian dies at 83
Controversial right-to-die activist who assisted more than 100 people in ending their lives passes away at US hospital.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 18:42 GMT
Tony Judt: An intellectual hero
Historian's willingness to tell 'uncomfortable stories' was not embraced by US government.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2010 07:12 GMT
Phillies sight World Series return
Champs Philadelphia one game away from reaching World Series with win over Dodgers.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2009 06:54 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Palestine moves towards post-Oslo phase
The game-changing election for Africa
The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops
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