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Herman Cain denies affair claim

Tuesday, November 29th 2011, 0:08

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain denies claims by a Georgia woman that she had a 13-year extramarital affair with him.
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Billionaire tycoon shakes up Georgia politics

Friday, November 11th 2011, 9:08

Is a billionaire tycoon Georgia's knight in shining castle?
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VIDEO: Saakashvili wants Georgia in Nato

Wednesday, November 9th 2011, 9:59
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: West

Georgia's West-leaning government wants to join Nato - but the border dispute with Russia remains a huge hurdle.
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Elderly US 'ricin plotters' held

Wednesday, November 2nd 2011, 22:26
related countries: United States United States

Four elderly men from the US state of Georgia appear in court charged with plotting to murder officials using explosives and the lethal toxin ricin.
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Russia 'close' to WTO membership

Sunday, October 30th 2011, 15:39
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia says it hopes to resolve soon all outstanding differences with Georgia concerning its admission to the World Trade Organisation.
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VIDEO: Mother rescues baby from fire

Friday, October 28th 2011, 20:46
related countries: United States United States

Mother of two, Ashley Brown, saves her children and her mother after a fire broke out in her block of flats in the US state of Georgia.
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Saakashvili foe loses citizenship

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 15:11

Georgia's authorities strip businessman Bidzina Ivanishvili of citizenship, barring him from creating a party to oppose President Saakashvili in polls.
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Sarkozy warns Russia over Georgia

Friday, October 7th 2011, 23:05
related countries: France France, Russia Russia
related places: Tbilisi

French President Nicolas Sarkozy tells an audience in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, that Russia should stop making "threats" against the country.
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Cain wins Republican straw poll

Saturday, September 24th 2011, 23:57

Georgia businessman Herman Cain wins a surprise victory in a Republican presidential straw poll in Florida, defeating front-runner Texas Governor Rick Perry.
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Troy Davis is executed in Georgia

Thursday, September 22nd 2011, 12:23
related countries: United States United States

Troy Davis is executed in Georgia for shooting a policeman in 1989, after a final appeal was rejected by the US Supreme Court.
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VIDEO: Davis death row appeal rejected

Wednesday, September 21st 2011, 12:46
related countries: United States United States

The US state of Georgia has rejected a final clemency appeal for Troy Davis on the eve of his execution by lethal injection for the 1989 murder of an off-duty policeman.
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Troy Davis death row appeal fails

Tuesday, September 20th 2011, 22:15
related countries: United States United States

A final clemency appeal for Troy Davis, convicted of the 1989 murder of an off-duty policeman, is rejected by the pardons board in the US state of Georgia.
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Haskell wants players singled out

Sunday, September 18th 2011, 16:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England flanker James Haskell says the team's failing players must be singled out in the wake of their unconvincing win over Georgia.
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England 41-10 Georgia

Sunday, September 18th 2011, 7:56
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England struggle to overcome a physical Georgia side before easing to victory in the second half of their Rugby World Cup Pool B game in Dunedin.
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Live text - England v Georgia

Sunday, September 18th 2011, 5:40
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England make a good start but need to improve their discipline to withstand Georgia's determined fightback in their Pool B World Cup match in Dunedin.
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Moody returns to captain England

Friday, September 16th 2011, 4:08
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fit-again Lewis Moody returns to captain an England side showing nine changes for their World Cup match against Georgia on Sunday.
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Scotland 15-6 Georgia

Wednesday, September 14th 2011, 9:16
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Dan Parks kicks all the points as Scotland out-muscle Georgia 15-6 in a try-less World Cup encounter in rainy Invercargill.
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Scotland v Georgia as it happened

Wednesday, September 14th 2011, 7:24
related countries: Romania Romania, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Scotland eek out a 15-6 victory over Georgia in a try-less encounter in Invercargill.
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Live - US PGA Championship

Saturday, August 13th 2011, 16:05
related countries: United States United States

English duo Luke Donald and Lee Westwood fall back as Americans swarm all over the leaderboard on day three of the US PGA in Atlanta.
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VIDEO: Leeches 'catch on' in Georgia

Tuesday, August 2nd 2011, 5:18

Leeches have apparently been rediscovered as a form of treatment, after being used in medicine for thousands of years.
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Georgia releases photojournalists

Friday, July 22nd 2011, 15:35
related countries: Russia Russia

A Georgian court accepts a plea bargain and frees three photojournalists accused of spying for Russia.
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Friday, July 22nd 2011, 4:22

A judge in the US state of Georgia allows the execution of a convicted murderer to be filmed at the request of another death row inmate.
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Georgian photojournalists charged

Saturday, July 9th 2011, 15:04
related countries: Russia Russia

Three Georgian photojournalists, including President Saakashvili's personal photographer, are charged with spying for Russia.
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Georgian head's photographer arrested

Thursday, July 7th 2011, 13:11

The Georgian authorities arrest three senior photojournalists, including President Saakashvili's own photographer, on suspicion of spying.
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VIDEO: Georgian pupils policed by guards

Sunday, June 19th 2011, 16:48

Georgia's President Mikheil Saakashvili has pledged to tackle ill-discipline and violence in schools by bringing in more than a thousand security officers.
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