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Girl survives Panama crash

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 0:31
related countries: United States United States, Panama Panama

A 12-year-old US girl survives a plane crash in Panama which killed a US man, his daughter and the local pilot.
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Russia tests ballistic missiles

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 1:25
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Russia successfully tests two intercontinental missiles amid renewed criticism over US missile defence plans.
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Hunt for scores missing in Nepal

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 4:58
related countries: Nepal Nepal

Rescuers search for over 100 people missing after a bridge collapsed in Nepal, killing at least 15 people.
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Cricket: India thwart Australia

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 7:06
related countries: Australia Australia

Anil Kumble takes 5-84 as Australia end day one of the first Test in Melbourne on 337-9.
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Tiger attacks visitors at US zoo

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 8:15
related countries: United States United States

One person is killed and two are injured after a tiger escapes from its cage at San Francisco Zoo.
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Turkish jets in fresh Iraq strike

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 10:00
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Turkey Turkey

Turkish warplanes again launch strikes at Kurdish rebel positions in northern Iraq, officials say.
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Bollywood producer GP Sippy dies

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 10:12
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

Veteran Bollywood film producer GP Sippy dies in the western Indian city of Mumbai at the age of 93.
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Rescuers hunt for Egypt survivors

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 11:49
related countries: Egypt Egypt
related places: Alexandria

Rescuers in Egypt search for survivors trapped in a block of flats that collapsed in Alexandria, killing 20.
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'Tamil Tigers hit' in naval clash

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 12:33
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's military says it has sunk several boats and killed rebels in a clash with the Tamil Tigers.
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Urgent talks on Afghan expulsions

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 13:40
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Diplomatic efforts are under way in Afghanistan to try to prevent the expulsion of two senior foreign officials.
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Iraq government backs amnesty law

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 14:36
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

Iraq's government backs a draft law to release thousands of suspected insurgents held by US and Iraqi forces.
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Mobs attack Indian churches

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 15:03
related countries: India India

A curfew is imposed in parts of the Indian state of Orissa as Hindu hardliners attack Christian churches.
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Egypt accuses Israel over aid cut

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 15:20
related countries: Israel Israel, Egypt Egypt, United States United States
related places: Congress

Egypt accuses Israel of meddling in its ties with the US by causing Congress to freeze $100m of military aid.
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Cricket: Samuels is Windies star

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 16:05
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Marlon Samuels makes 94 as West Indies reach 281-4 on the first day of the first Test against South Africa.
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Karzai, Musharraf 'to co-operate'

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 16:26
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan

The leaders of Pakistan and Afghanistan pledge to co-operate in the fight against Islamic militants.
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Indonesia landslides bury dozens

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 17:13
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Dozens are killed or missing in Indonesian landslides on the third anniversary of the Asian tsunami.
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US zoo baffled by tiger's escape

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 19:44
related countries: United States United States
related places: California

Investigators try to find out how a tiger escaped at a California zoo to attack three visitors, killing one.
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Lagos pipeline blast kills dozens

Wednesday 26th of December 2007, 22:03
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

At least 40 people die in an oil pipeline explosion in Nigeria's commercial capital, officials say.
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