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  1. Mexico profile - Timeline

    drugs gangs Over 50,000 people thought to have died from drug-related violence between…

    drug-related violence between 2006-12. Drugs traffic into US worth an estimated $13bn Regions along Mexico…

    …crackdown on Mexico's brutal drugs gangs Over 50,000 people thought to have died from drug-related violence between 2006-12. Drugs traffic into US worth an estimated $13bn Regions …

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    NewsLatin America & Caribbean
  2. Jens Voigt breaks track cycling's hour record

    Olympic champion… record from 1972. Sosenka, 38, whose career ended when he failed a drugs

    …records set by Scotland's Graeme Obree in 1994 and British Olympic champion Chris Boardman two years later. Boardman…

    …records set by Scotland's Graeme Obree in 1994 and British Olympic champion Chris Boardman two years later. Boardman returned on a traditional bike in 2000 to set a new record of 49.441km, 10m further…

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    SportCycling
  3. Ukraine crisis: Russia and sanctions

    …of contracts for the Sochi Olympic Games and state-controlled energy giant Gazprom…

    …support to Putin's pet projects" by receiving and executing approximately $7bn of contracts for the Sochi Olympic Games…

    …by receiving and executing approximately $7bn of contracts for the Sochi Olympic Games and state-controlled energy giant Gazprom, through which their personal wealth has increased by $2.5bn. The…

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  4. BBC - Press Office - Network TV Programme Information BBC Week 7 Winter Olympics 2010

    Olympics 2010 Saturday 13 February – Day 2 WINTER OLYMPICS 2010 Winter Olympic Opening…

    …Day 2 WINTER OLYMPICS 2010 Winter Olympic Opening Ceremony Saturday 13 February 12.00noon-1.00pm BBC TWO and BBC HD…

    Olympics Saturday 13 February 7.30-9.15pm BBC TWO and BBC HD 7.45pm Men's Downhill The Olympic skiing gets under way in style with live coverage from Whistler of the Men's Downhill, one of the blue…

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  5. BBC - Podcasts and Downloads - Olympics 2012

    …the new Olympic Stadium in Stratford, we find out about the Builder’s Olympics from an…

    Olympic ban after admitting doping, speaks candidly about the prospect of competing at this summer’s Olympics in advance…

    Olympic Association finds out if the World Anti-Doping Agency has succeeded in lifting the lifetime Olympic ban for British drug cheats. Victor Conte, the controversial sports nutritionist behind the…

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    ProgrammesPodcasts and Downloads
  6. UK customs 'ignore drug suspects to beat Olympic queues'

    …Suspected drugs couriers are being waved through customs checks because of understaffing…

    …Suspected drugs couriers are being waved through customs checks because of understaffing at Heathrow Airport…

    …Suspected drugs couriers are being waved through customs checks because of understaffing at Heathrow Airport, immigration officers have told the BBC. They say alerts have been ignored on several… for…

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  7. Ye Shiwen row: IOC says it will catch Olympics drugs cheats

    Olympic organisers have said their drug testing programme is strong and "if there…

    Olympic organisers have said their drug testing programme is strong and "if there are cheats, we will catch them…

    Olympic organisers have said their drug testing programme is strong and "if there are cheats, we will catch them". Doubts were raised over the performance of Chinese gold medallist Ye Shiwen… Olympic

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  8. US Open: Marin Cilic beats Tomas Berdych to make semi-finals

    drugs ban, won all but one of the 17 points when he landed his first serve, capitalising…

    drugs ban, won all but one of the 17 points when he landed his first serve, capitalising on a solitary break earned in…

    …things to come for Berdych, as the Cilic serve dominated the second set. The world number 16, who missed last year's tournament because of a drugs ban, won all but one of the 17 points when he landed…

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    SportTennis
  9. ‘Naïve’ and ‘misleading’ to say Olympics will be clean - Rogge

    …performance-enhancing drugs at the London Olympics. Measures such as state-of-the-art…

    …at the London Olympics. Measures such as state-of-the-art laboratories and a 10% increase in the number of drugs tests…

    …The IOC president Jacques Rogge has admitted that he expects some athletes to use performance-enhancing drugs at the London Olympics. Measures such as state-of-the-art laboratories and a… 10% increase…

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  10. Stark anti-drugs campaign 'needed to prevent deaths'

    …anti-drugs campaign along the lines of road safety adverts. "We've seen some really…

    …an anti-drugs campaign along the lines of road safety adverts. "We've seen some really horrific deaths where people have…

    …machines used by the Olympics dope-testers - cutting edge technology that can detect tiny amounts of different substances. At a recent inquest, Coroner John Leckey described the recent drugs deaths as…

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    …AFP/Sydney Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is back training but says it is not a…

    …AFP/Sydney Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is back training but says it is not a prelude to making a full comeback…

    …AFP/Sydney Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is back training but says it is not a prelude to making a full comeback for the 2016 Rio Olympics, a report said yesterday. Hackett, 34, retired… for drug

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    …SYDNEY - Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is back training but says it is not a…

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    …SYDNEY - Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is back training but says it is not a prelude to making a full comeback for the 2016 Rio Olympics, a report said on Sunday. Grant Hackett of Australia…

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  3. Iranian flies the flag as strongest man

    …having struck gold at the 2012 London Olympics and also at the world championships last…

    Olympic gold medallists. The strong Chinese team also boast two other reigning Olympic champions in Lin Qingfeng (men’s…

    …the behemoths of the sport, the reigning Olympic, Asian and former world superheavyweight (+105kg) champion is Salimi Behdad, who was picked to carry Iran’s flag at the opening ceremony yesterday. “It…

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