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  1. Berlin Marathon

    Berlin marathon organisers shelve plans for 2020 race

    The Berlin Marathon, one of the world's big six races, will not take place this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Wednesday.
  2. Jean-Baptiste Colbert was responsible for drawing up the notorious Code Noir (Black Code) governing

    Top French historian slams Macron's statue stance as another is attacked

    A top French historian slammed President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday for trying to shut down debate on the country's colonial past as a prominent ...
  3. New York City Marathon

    Athletics-New York City Marathon cancelled due to COVID-19

    The New York City Marathon, one of the most prestigious events on the global running calendar, has been cancelled this year because of the ...
  4. Spaniard Marc Marquez is the defending MotoGP world champion

    Motorcycling: MotoGP 2020 season to start Jul 19 in Spain

    The 2020 MotoGP season will start on July 19 in Spain following the coronavirus lockdown, with back-to-back races to be held at the Jerez circuit, ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: La Liga Santander - Real Madrid v Barcelona

    Barcelona and Real Madrid renew close-run title race

    Barcelona and Real Madrid resume one of the tightest title races in recent memory when La Liga kicks back into action this week in empty stadiums, ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Protests in Minneapolis after the death of George Floyd

    What US police are shooting at protesters

    Police across the United States are using a variety of weapons on protesters during demonstrations against the death of an unarmed black man in ...
  7. Tens of thousands of Australians turned out in Sydney, Melbourne and other cities

    'Burn down racism': World rallies against George Floyd's death

    Taking a knee, chanting and ignoring social distancing measures, outraged protesters from Sydney to London kicked off a weekend of global rallies ...