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Khodorkovsky starts new life in Germany
Russian former oil tycoon reunited with his son after being freed from jail following a presidential pardon.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2013 04:07 GMT
Ukraine suspends officials over crackdown
Mayor and three others investigated over claims of police brutality at protests, as pro-government demonstrators mass.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2013 00:49 GMT
US Open produces first upset
Japan's Kei Nishikori ousted in the first round as Radwanska and Li Na advance and James Blake announces retirement.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 19:07 GMT
Search for masterpieces leads to ashes
Seven paintings stolen in Rotterdam feared burnt in oven of woman whose son is charged in Romania with their theft.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 14:19 GMT
Play delayed at the French Open
The French Open falls behind schedule as rain again delays play after Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal begin bid.
Last updated: 28 May 2013 12:47 GMT
Managed expectations in the post-employment economy
In a post-employment economy, many are working simply to earn the prospect of making money.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2013 07:36 GMT
New doping cases revealed by IAAF
Six athletes from Russia and Belarus caught for doping after retests of samples from 2005 world championships.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 15:17 GMT
India's growing 'rent-a-womb' industry
Lower costs have made the country a top destination for childless couples looking for surrogate mothers.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2013 12:00 GMT
Mexico frees French woman jailed for kidnap
Supreme Court rules that the trial of Florence Cassez, imprisoned since 2005, was tainted and her rights violated.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2013 10:12 GMT
Russia hunts suspects in ballet acid attack
Police investigate brutal assault on art director of famous Bolshoi Ballet that is reportedly linked to internal strife.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2013 00:14 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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