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Host Timberlake in MTV double win

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 0:10
related countries: Denmark Denmark
related places: Copenhagen

Singer Justin Timberlake and hip hop duo Gnarls Barkley are big winners at the MTV Europe awards in Denmark
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French bus blaze suspects probed

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 1:31
related countries: France France
related places: Marseille, Four

Four youths are being investigated over an arson attack on a Marseille bus that left a woman in a critical state.
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More violence in Oaxaca protest

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 5:15
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Oaxaca

Mexican riot police clash with activists at a university in Oaxaca as protests against the state governor continue.
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R League: NZ boss offers to quit

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 7:08
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand Rugby League chairman Selwyn Bennett has resigned in the aftermath of the Nathan Fien row.
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Six police die in Afghan attack

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 7:12
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Six police die as their convoy in western Afghanistan comes under attack by militants, officials say.
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Daewoo founder loses appeal

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 7:23
related countries: South Korea South Korea

Kim Woo-choong, founder of South Korea's Daewoo Group, loses his appeal against a fraud conviction.
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Pollock work 'earns record price'

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 8:36
related countries: United States United States

A work by Jackson Pollock sells for a record price of about $140m (£73m), according to a US newspaper.
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Reliance launches retail venture

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 8:47
related countries: India India
related places: Hyderabad

Indian industrial group Reliance begins its foray into retailing, formally opening 11 stores in Hyderabad.
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UK 'must shield fishing industry'

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 9:21
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain must protect its fishing industry, despite fears stocks could be virtually wiped out, the fisheries minister says.
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Shakira scoops four Latin Grammys

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 9:48
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Colombian pop star Shakira wins four gongs at the seventh Latin Grammy awards ceremony in New York.
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Sydney imam seeks ruling

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 10:02
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The Australian Muslim sheikh under fire for comments about women calls for an ethical tribunal to judge his case.
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Darfur militias 'kill children'

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 11:45
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Militias backing Sudan's government are accused of killing at least 63 people, including 27 children.
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Taiwan's Chen in corruption case

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 12:32
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan

Taiwan prosecutors file corruption charges against President Chen's wife and say he himself was involved.
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First female governor in Nigeria

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 12:38
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Anambra

Virginia Etiaba becomes Nigeria's first female governor after the incumbent was sacked over corruption claims.
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Protest at madrassa raid

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 12:53
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistani tribesmen demand compensation over Monday's missile attack that the army says killed 80 militants.
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Trade to top China-Africa summit

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 12:56
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

Heads of state and ministers from at least 45 African nations hold a summit with China on expanding trade.
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At-a-glance: 3 November

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 13:02
related countries: United States United States

Everything you need to know about the latest developments in this year's US mid-term elections.
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Fresh EU doubts over Turkish bid

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 13:12
related countries: Turkey Turkey

A draft European Commission report raises fresh doubts about Turkey's bid to join the European Union.
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Polish suicide sparks school plan

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 13:38
related countries: Poland Poland

The Polish government is to launch new measures to curb violence in schools, after the suicide of a schoolgirl.
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Rugby: Carter in for All Blacks

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 15:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Star fly-half Dan Carter will start for the All Blacks against England after Nick Evans withdraws with a hamstring injury.
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Gordimer's sorrow for attackers

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 15:39
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South African writer Nadine Gordimer says she sympathises with those who assaulted her.
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Sharon admitted to intensive care

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 16:10
related countries: Israel Israel

Former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon, in a coma since January, is moved to intensive care with an infection.
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Cyber bullying rises in S Korea

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 16:10
related countries: South Korea South Korea

BBC Click examines cyber violence, the darker side of social networking in South Korea.
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US stops audit of Iraq rebuilding

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 16:15
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

The US official audit agency that has investigated corruption in the efforts to rebuild Iraq is to be closed down.
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Italian released in Afghanistan

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 16:35
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Italy Italy

An Italian photographer kidnapped in Afghanistan last month has been set free, Italian officials say.
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US pastor resigns in gay sex row

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 16:40
related countries: United States United States

US evangelical Ted Haggard steps down after being accused of paying for sex with a man, claims he denies.
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US warns of Nigeria oil attacks

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 17:08
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, United States United States
related places: Delta

US diplomats in Nigeria warn that a militant group is planning a new wave of attacks in the oil-rich Delta.
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Somali speaker to meet Islamists

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 17:37
related countries: Somalia Somalia
related places: Mogadishu

The speaker of Somalia's parliament says he will go to Mogadishu to try to avoid war with Islamists.
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Paris airport faces strike threat

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 18:12
related countries: France France

Unions at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport threaten a strike over alleged bias against Muslim staff.
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Scores of bodies found in Baghdad

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 19:28
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States
related places: Baghdad

Police find 83 bodies around Baghdad, as security is tightened ahead of a verdict in Saddam Hussein's trial.
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US closes 'bomb secrets' website

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 19:29
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

The US closes a government website that posted Iraqi material said to detail nuclear bomb-making.
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Sex-row US pastor 'bought drugs'

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 20:03
related countries: United States United States

US evangelical Ted Haggard, who quit amid gay sex claims, admits he bought drugs and received a massage.
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Gaza women killed in mosque siege

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 22:15
related countries: Israel Israel

Two women die as Israeli troops fire on a "human shield" helping besieged militants escape a Gaza mosque.
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Turkish PM regrets EU 'obstacles'

Friday 3rd of November 2006, 22:22
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan accuses the EU of placing new obstacles in the way of Turkey's entry bid.
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