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As Joko Widodo soaks up the glory of becoming Indonesia’s seventh President, spare a thought for those who aspire to similar lofty heights, only to come crashing...
In the latest episode in the long-running saga that is the phone hacking affair, Dan Evans, a former journalist at the News of the World and Sunday Mirror, has...
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History and recent events suggest that justice under international law is elusive and difficult to deliver.
Trying to understand why Syrian deaths no longer seem to matter.
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It might be better to take the long way around.
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More than two-thirds of chicken produced in the UK is contaminated with disease-causing bacteria, an investigation by The Guardian has revealed.

Comment: How to save Gaza

After two weeks of protests and denunciations, it's time to acknowledge that outrage won't end the war in Gaza. The most plausible way to stop this cycle of...
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Dutch rider wins inaugural women's Tour de France

World champion Marianne Vos sprinted to victory on the Champs-Elysees in Paris in the inaugural women’s La Course race organised by the Tour de France.
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Correction: World News July 2, 2014

On the 2 July, SBS World News inaccurately referred to the deceased British Television personality, Jimmy Savile, as a convicted paedophile.