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Aussie Rules clamps down on doping offenders
The Australian Football League issues heaviest sanctions in sport's history by banning Essendon Bombers from playoffs.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 13:47 GMT
UK entertainer arrested in Savile-BBC scandal
Police arrest comedian Freddie Starr as part of inquiry into sex abuse claims against Jimmy Savile.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2012 14:31 GMT
Gary Glitter arrested in Savile-BBC scandal
Ex-pop star from 1970s arrested in investigation of child sex abuse allegations against late BBC presenter Jimmy Savile.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2012 14:30 GMT
A question of governance
Private industry is well represented among senior executives of the publicly owned BBC, the world's largest broadcaster.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 16:00 GMT
Vettel on the hunt for more records
Red Bull driver heads to Abu Dhabi chasing Michael Schumacher's record of 13 wins in one season.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2011 15:16 GMT
Who is to blame for sex tourism?
Prostitution is illegal in the Philippines, but thrives in parts of the capital popular with tourists.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 13:04 GMT
BBC chief defends Gaza appeal veto
Director general insists airing fundraising appeal will jeopardise impartiality.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2009 03:24 GMT
BBC TV audience falls
The The BBC's share of the national television audience slipped last year with teenagers switching off in "disproportionately large numbers".
Last updated: 07 Jul 2006 17:59 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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