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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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