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Podcast

Inside UK football's child sex abuse scandal

Al Jazeera's investigative unit reveals the stories behind a football child sex abuse scandal in Britain.

Inside UK football's child sex abuse scandal

Olympics

Norway wins eggs at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic

Fifteen thousand eggs have been delivered to the Norwegian team kitchen in Pyeongchang Winter Olympics instead of 1,500.

Norway wins eggs at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic

Pyeongchang 2018

Landmark handshake at Winter Olympics ceremony

South Korean president shakes hands with North Korean leader's sister during opening ceremony.

Humanitarian crises

Week in pictures: From Winter Olympics to Syria attacks

A photo roundup of some of last week's events, including Sri Lankan Independence Day parade and protests in Greece.

Week in pictures: From Winter Olympics to Syria attacks

Olympics

Iran's female skier blazes a trail to Winter Olympics

Samaneh Bayrami Baher, 26, will be one of only four Iranians competing at the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.

Iran's female skier blazes a trail to Pyeongchang

Inside Story

Is North Korea playing games with the Winter Olympics?

Some analysts question if Pyeongchang is serious about peace overtures or just using the Games to improve its image.

Reporter's Notebook

Winter Olympics to kick off in South Korea's Pyeongchang

While the Winter Games has been used as a pawn in relations between the two Koreas, athletes are gearing up for their chance at a medal.

Pyeongchang 2018

Are North Koreans welcome at the Winter Olympics?

South Koreans share their thoughts on diplomacy with North Korea and the North's participation in the 2018 Winter Games.

Are North Koreans welcome at the Winter Olympics?

China

Preserving skiing's origins in China's remote west

Archaeologists have dated cave paintings showing people on skis in Xinjiang between 10,000 to 30,000 years ago.

Preserving skiing's origins in China's remote west

Reporter's Notebook

Olympics: How Scotland made curling a British success

The strange yet mesmerising game on ice has been a successful Olympic sport for decades for Britain.

Europe

Dutch speed skating success boosts Olympic ranking

The 2014 Olympics in Sochi saw the Dutch finish near the top of the overall rankings, purely thanks to their performances in speed skating. They won 23 of the 36 medals.