The prime minister responds to the suggestion that Russia's anti-gay laws mean Britain should refuse to take part in the Winter Olympics.
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The anti-Paxmans in purple deserve public recognition.
We need new museums, galleries, concert halls and academic institutions in East London.
The trail of clues was there if you wanted to notice.
The National Lottery has fundamentally altered the economics of sport in the UK.
Hugh Robertson warns against framing debate as "competitive sport versus participation".
The sprinter won't compete in Britain again because he doesn't want to pay more tax.
The closing ceremony again demonstrated the Mayor's unrivalled popularity.
The gif that keeps on giving.