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What are the biggest challenges facing global economies in 2014?
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says he will step down after the next election.
Meeting Syrians who fled the war inside Domiz, Iraq's largest refugee camp
How the Catholic Church is emerging from the shadows to help shape a changing Cuba
Penguins, seals and a stranded vessel - join the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 2013
The long-standing rivalry between Boston and New York. Is baseball to blame?
A review of the week with the latest news.
Harriett Gilbert talks to Pat Barker about her classic novel Regeneration
An investigation into professional boxing and its effects on fighters' mental health
In the UK, running is increasing in popularity. So why are we running now more than ever?
The most informative, interesting and idiosyncratic statistics of the year
Correspondents consider the stories which might evolve - or play out again - during 2014
How can musicians make money in an industry that has changed so much in the past decade?
Death of Saudi-born Majid al Majid; violence before Bangladesh poll;eating 'extreme food'
With the confirmation of water on the Red Planet, what next in the hunt for Martian life?
Embarrassment on social media
Live sport from around the world with news, interviews and analysis.
Where in the world is our attention most likely to be focused in the coming year?
An indigenous revolt in Chiapas; the traitor Lord Haw Haw; Iran protests; and Edith Piaf.
Iraq government 'loses Fallujah'
Do twins really see the world differently from the rest of us?
Could 2014 be a less dangerous year for journalists?
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Is 3D printing set to revolutionise manufacturing?
Developments in neuroscience and how our understanding of the brain has changed
Sunday 5 January 2014