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Cookson ousts McQuaid in UCI election
Briton elected president of International Cycling Union beating incumbent Pat McQuaid in protracted election saga.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 19:07 GMT
Martin supreme in individial time trial
Another victory for Germany's Tony Martin at world championships as Olympic champion Bradley Wiggins finishes second.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 16:22 GMT
Candidate Cookson confident ahead of election
Brian Cookson is confident he will shortly overthrow UCI President Pat McQuaid as cycling world's most powerful figure.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 14:47 GMT
UCI presidency saga rumbles on
Federations push for CAS intervention in dispute over Pat McQuaid's nomination in world cycling elections.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2013 15:30 GMT
Candidate Cookson fuming at UCI rule change
UCI presidential candidate Brian Cookson says proposal to change election procedure 'smacks of attempted dictatorship.'
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 13:17 GMT
Calls for women's Tour gains momentum
Top female riders call for a women's Tour de France to be run in conjunction with the world famous men's version.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 17:14 GMT
Cycling chief slams Operation Puerto ruling
UCI president Pat McQuaid criticises Spanish court's decision to destroy evidence in high-profile doping scandal.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 14:05 GMT
IOC set to cut one Olympic sport
Sports such as modern pentathlon, taekwondo, wrestling, badminton and table tennis under scrutiny for 2020 Games.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2013 17:50 GMT
WADA slams UCI over Armstrong
Following closure of independent commission into Lance Armstrong scandal, World Anti-Doping Agency points finger at UCI.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 21:40 GMT
Cycling chief proposes amnesty
Chief of cycling's world governing body Pat McQuaid says the door is open to Lance Armstrong – and other cyclists.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2013 22:09 GMT
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
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Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
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