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Letters to the editor: February 21 to 26 2014
Letters to the editor: February 21 to 26 2014
The Mail & Guardian is a reputable and influential South African paper. The February 7 edition, however, welcomed the opening of the...
Sochi Olympics: What to look out for as speedskating starts
Sochi Olympics: What to look out for as speedskating starts
Ready for some roller derby on ice? Short track speedskating starts on Monday at the Sochi Olympics, promising thrills, chills and spills.
Sochi Olympics kick off with a glitch before fairy tale show
Sochi Olympics kick off with a glitch before fairy tale show
Russia's Winter Games got off to a shaky start on Friday when one of the five Olympic rings failed, but...
Sochi Games: Putin's project of personal importance
Sochi Games: Putin's project of personal importance
With the 2014 Winter Olympics beginning on February 7, Russia's President Vladimir Putin has high hopes that a successful event will enhance...
[Video]Weekend 101: Putin, politics and looking pretty
[Video]Weekend 101: Putin, politics and looking pretty
Our weekly roundup includes the Harmony Gold mining tragedy, Sochi’s Olympic-sized woes, the Zille-Ramphele debacle, and a lesson on good looks.
'Sochi for the win', said no one ever
'Sochi for the win', said no one ever
After months and months of planning clouded with its fair share of controversy, the Russian winter Olympics, according to some journalists on...
Sochi Olympic flame lit after world's longest relay
Sochi Olympic flame lit after world's longest relay
The Olympic flame reached Sochi on Wednesday after a record-breaking 65 000km route.
Russia expels US journalist critical of Putin
Russia expels US journalist critical of Putin
Russia has barred a US journalist who is critical of President Vladimir Putin for five years, a move that could upset relations with the United...
Russia amps up security ahead of Sochi Games
Russia amps up security ahead of Sochi Games
Russia on Tuesday launched the largest security operation in Olympic history with one month to go before Vladimir Putin kicks off the Winter Games...

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