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Coppola takes Venice film prize

Saturday, September 11th 2010, 20:12

Director Sofia Coppola has taken the top prize at the Venice Film Festival for her fourth film, Somewhere.
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Dawson facing spell on sidelines

Saturday, September 4th 2010, 15:35
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Tottenham

England and Tottenham defender Michael Dawson will miss the game with Switzerland after being ruled out for at least six weeks.
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Defoe grabs hat-trick in England romp

Friday, September 3rd 2010, 20:50
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Chelsea

Jermain Defoe scores three goals as England begin their Euro 2012 qualifying campaign with a 4-0 win over Bulgaria at Wembley.
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England pressure inspires Capello

Friday, September 3rd 2010, 9:29
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Tottenham

England coach Fabio Capello says he hopes the pressure of expectation over the team's Euro 2012 qualifier with Bulgaria will bring out the best in him.
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Remains of St John the Baptist 'found'

Tuesday, August 3rd 2010, 8:20

Bone fragments of St John the Baptist appear to have been found on Sveti Ivan Island near Bulgaria's southern Black Sea.
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Coppola movie competing at Venice

Thursday, July 29th 2010, 13:19

Director Sofia Coppola's comeback is among the 22 films competing for honours at the Venice Film Festival.
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Coppola movie competing at Venice

Thursday, July 29th 2010, 13:19

Director Sofia Coppola's comeback is among the 22 films competing for honours at the Venice Film Festival.
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Wimbledon day 10 as it happened

Thursday, July 1st 2010, 8:01

World number one Serena Williams beats unseeded Petra Kvitova in the second semi-final and will meet Vera Zvonareva in Saturday's final.
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Bulgarians jailed over EU fraud

Wednesday, June 30th 2010, 15:40

A Bulgarian businessman and accomplices are jailed for embezzling 7.5m euros of EU farm aid.
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EU questions Bulgaria statistics

Tuesday, June 8th 2010, 17:33
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

EU says Bulgaria may have its national statistics examined under new audit powers, as finance ministers meet in Luxembourg.
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Anand is again crowned chess king

Tuesday, May 11th 2010, 17:23
related countries: India India

India's Viswanathan Anand retains his Fide World Chess Championship by beating Bulgaria's Veselin Topalov.
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Quest for justice

Saturday, February 20th 2010, 12:42

One woman's role in Bulgaria's war on corruption
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Moscow queries Sofia on US shield

Thursday, February 18th 2010, 20:31
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Sofia

Russia says it is asking Bulgaria to explain its plans to deploy US air defence missiles on its soil.
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Bulgaria's EU nominee steps down

Tuesday, January 19th 2010, 10:58

Bulgaria's nominee to the new European Commission resigns - possibly delaying confirmation of the new 27-strong team.
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Bulgarian 'crime boss' charged

Thursday, January 7th 2010, 14:10

Bulgarian prosecutors charge a suspected criminal leader in connection with the killing on Tuesday of a prominent crime journalist.
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Bulgaria mafia chronicler killed

Tuesday, January 5th 2010, 17:48
related places: Sofia

Boris Tsankov, a prominent crime journalist who reported on Bulgaria's mafia, is killed by gunmen in the capital, Sofia.
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Pirates seize UK ship off Somalia

Saturday, January 2nd 2010, 11:19
related countries: Somalia Somalia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A UK-flagged cargo ship with 25 crew, including eight Bulgarians, is hijacked off Somalia, the second in a week.
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