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What happend on September 14th 2006

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Blair condemns anti-US 'madness'

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 0:36
related countries: United States United States

The "anti-American feeling" of some European politicians is "madness", Prime Minister Tony Blair says.
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Iraq war 'disaster for Mid-East'

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 1:07
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

UN chief Kofi Annan says most Mid-East leaders regard the US invasion of Iraq as a disaster for the region.
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Chinese mine flood traps workers

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 4:11
related countries: China China
related places: Jilin

At least seven miners are trapped in a flooded coal mine in China's north-eastern province of Jilin.
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'Drastic' shrinkage in Arctic ice

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 5:18
related countries: Arctic Ocean Arctic Ocean

A Nasa satellite records major changes to ice coverage in the Arctic Ocean between 2004 and 2005.
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Kashmir soldier kills colleague

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 5:36
related countries: India India

An Indian soldier kills a senior officer in Rajouri district Indian-administered Kashmir, the police say.
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Rice demands Israel recognition

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 5:41
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

The US secretary of state says a Palestinian unity government must recognise Israel's right to exist.
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Singapore 'breaks protest deal'

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 6:38
related countries: Singapore Singapore

The IMF and World Bank say Singapore breached a deal to let activists attend their annual meetings.
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Cuba releases new Castro images

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 6:50
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Castro

Cuban state TV shows new photos of President Fidel Castro, who is believed to be recovering from surgery.
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Gun rampage at Canadian college

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 7:26
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: Montreal

A young woman dies after being shot by a gunman who went on a shooting spree in a Montreal college.
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Indonesian jailed for Bali bomb

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 7:43
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia
related places: Bali

A fourth Indonesian man is found guilty of involvement in the 2005 Bali bombings and sentenced to 15 years.
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New bomb blasts hit Iraqi capital

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 8:19
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Five people are killed and 30 others injured in two bomb explosions in the Iraqi capital, police say.
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Doubt over DR Congo poll date

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 8:33
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The second round of DR Congo's landmark elections is thrown into confusion after a Supreme Court ruling.
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Spain delays migrant deportation

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 8:59
related countries: Senegal Senegal, Spain Spain

Spain postpones the repatriation of about 100 illegal migrants to Senegal from the Canary Islands.
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Tutu urges Darfur sanctions

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 9:35
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Archbishop Tutu calls for sanctions on Sudan unless it agrees to UN peacekeepers in Darfur.
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Abe pledges 'strong diplomacy'

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 9:39
related countries: Japan Japan

Shinzo Abe, the man most likely to be Japan's next leader, sets out his plans for a more assertive foreign policy.
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SA's 'Doctor Death' not resigning

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 9:52
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africa's apartheid-era biological weapons chief refuses to give in to pressure to resign from the army.
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Russia central banker shot dead

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 9:54
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Top Russian Central Bank official Andrei Kozlov dies after being shot by gunmen in Moscow.
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UK insurance jobs head to India

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 10:09
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's biggest insurer, Aviva, announces plans to cut 4,000 jobs at its Norwich Union business by 2008.
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Hezbollah accused of war crimes

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 10:13
related countries: Israel Israel

Amnesty International accuses Hezbollah of war crimes for targeting Israeli civilians in the recent conflict.
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The marathon man of Nicaraguan politics

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 10:19
related countries: Nicaragua Nicaragua

Jonathan Beale in Nicaragua meets the country's former leftist revolutionary leader, Daniel Ortega.
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Man found guilty of Mumbai blasts

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 10:23
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

A court in the Indian city of Mumbai finds a man guilty of planting explosives in deadly blasts in 1993.
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Germany ordains 'first' rabbis

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 10:24
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Dresden

Three rabbis are ordained in Germany for the first time since the Nazi Holocaust at a ceremony in Dresden.
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New El Nino sparks weather fears

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 10:50
related countries: United States United States
related places: Pacific

The phenomenon known as El Nino develops in the Pacific, threatening extreme weather, US scientists say.
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Al-Qaeda 'issues France threat'

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 11:23
related countries: France France

Al-Qaeda's deputy leader, Ayman al-Zawahiri, issues a warning against France, it emerges.
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Israel army fights Hamas ruling

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 11:53
related countries: Israel Israel, Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel's army appeals against a court decision to release senior Hamas members, held since June.
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Roof collapses at Spanish airport

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 12:20
related countries: Spain Spain

At least two people are injured as the roof of an airport building on the Spanish island of Menorca collapses.
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Fears for Polish workers in Italy

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 13:39
related countries: Italy Italy, Poland Poland

Polish police join the hunt for more than 100 Polish migrants feared to have been criminally abused in southern Italy.
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Poland to boost Nato Afghan force

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 14:15
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Poland Poland

Poland is to send an extra 1,000 troops to Afghanistan to join Nato forces there, but not until next year.
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Journalist dies in Turkmen jail

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 14:30
related countries: Turkmenistan Turkmenistan

A Radio Liberty journalist dies in prison in Turkmenistan with reported injuries to her head, the station says.
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Cricket: Win for Windies

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 14:38
related countries: India India

Sachin Tendulkar hits 141 in his first full innings for six months but West Indies win by 29 runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method.
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Balochistan peace dialogue urged

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 15:39
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

An influential think-tank urges Pakistan to stop fighting nationalists in the province of Balochistan.
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Plot suspect 'happy' after 9/11

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 15:40
related countries: United States United States

A terror suspect accused of a bomb plot was "happy" about the 11 September attacks on the US, he tells a jury.
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Probe into Canada college attack

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 15:41
related countries: Canada Canada

Canadian police investigate the motive of a college gunman who killed a student before being shot dead.
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India in low caste marriage plan

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 16:04
related countries: India India

The Indian government suggests incentives of $1,100 to people who marry members of low Hindu castes.
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Indian shares climb above 12,000

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 16:25
related countries: India India

Shares on the Bombay Stock Exchange rise above 12,000 for the first time since May on strong growth forecasts.
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US Iran report branded dishonest

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 17:07
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

The UN nuclear watchdog protests to the US over what it calls an "erroneous" report on Iran's nuclear programme.
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Dubai's ruler accused of slavery

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 17:32
related countries: United States United States

Dubai's ruler is accused of enslaving thousands of children for camel races, in a US class-action lawsuit.
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UK withholds World Bank donation

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 18:14
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK is withholding £50m ($94m) from the World Bank in protest at the way it fights corruption, ministers say.
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Spain admits possible CIA flights

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 19:06
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Cia

Spain may have been a stopover for secret CIA flights but no law was broken, its foreign minister says.
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Ex-president blasts Blair US role

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 19:27
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

Ex-US President Jimmy Carter criticises Tony Blair's "subservient" relationship with the White House.
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US 'committed' to N Korea talks

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 19:52
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

US President George W Bush says he is committed to reviving talks with North Korea over its nuclear programme.
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Senators defy Bush on tribunals

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 21:47
related countries: United States United States
related places: Bush

A US Senate panel defies President Bush by approving legislation to set up trials for foreign terrorism suspects.
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Police capture key Greek fugitive

Thursday 14th of September 2006, 22:00
related countries: Greece Greece

Greek police celebrate the capture of the country's most wanted man, Nikos Paleokostas.
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