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James lights up track with 400m gold
Olympic champion takes control of the tracks in 400m while England increase their medals tally at Commonwealth Games.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 10:13 GMT
Laying down tracks for the new season
Usain Bolt will be missing the IAAF season-opener in Doha but there are plenty of rivalries on show for the months ahead
Last updated: 22 May 2014 08:39 GMT
Adams wins 4th women's world shot put gold
New Zealand's Olympic champion wins with a toss of 20.88m to become first woman to achieve title milestone.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2013 19:37 GMT
Mo Farah sparkles at Diamond League meeting
London's Anniversary Games sees plenty of gold medalists in action ahead of Moscow World Championships.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 18:06 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
Belarusian shot putter stripped of gold
Nadzeya Ostapchuk is first athlete stripped of a medal at the Games after testing positive for banned anabolic steroid.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 11:34 GMT
Bolt scoops top athlete award
Usain Bolt wins record-tying Athlete of the Year award as Sally Pearson becomes first Australian to claim female title.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2011 10:42 GMT
Bolt and Blake shortlisted for IAAF award
Yohan Blake and Usain Bolt are in the running for World Athlete of the Year award and three Russian women make the cut.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2011 17:43 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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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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