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What happend on July 25th 2007

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Zimbabwe women 'face brutality'

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 0:15
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Female activists in Zimbabwe are facing increasingly brutal treatment from the police, a report claims.
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Libya and EU seek improved ties

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 2:18
related countries: Libya Libya, France France, Bulgaria Bulgaria
related places: Eu

Libya and the EU say relations can improve after the release of six Bulgarian medics, as the French head prepares to visit.
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Prison for Norfolk Island killer

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 3:30
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Norfolk Island Norfolk Island

A New Zealander is jailed for 24 years for the murder of an Australian woman on remote Norfolk Island.
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Burst oil pipe sprays Vancouver

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 4:27
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: Vancouver

Oil shoots from a broken pipe in Vancouver, Canada, spilling into the city's harbour threatening the port.
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More UK flood evacuations

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 4:46
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Oxford

About 250 homes are evacuated in Oxford as the flooding crisis continues in many parts of England.
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Cuba-trained US doctors graduate

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 6:20
related countries: Cuba Cuba, United States United States
related places: Havana

Eight US students whose medical studies were fully funded by Cuba are to put their education to use back home.
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Border row dominates Korean talks

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 6:56
related countries: North Korea North Korea

North and South Korean generals seek common ground on a sea border row at high-level military talks.
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Third German in Afghan 'kidnap'

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 8:43
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Germany Germany

The third German in a week - a journalist - is kidnapped in eastern Afghanistan, local officials say.
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Live Tour de France - stage 16

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 8:43
related countries: France France

Riders negotiate the last mountain stage of the Tour with the shadow of Alexandre Vinokourov's positive doping test hanging over the event.
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India gets first woman president

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 9:33
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Pratibha Patil is sworn in as India's first woman president since the country gained independence from Britain.
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Malaysia cracks down on bloggers

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 9:33
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysia threatens to use anti-terrorism laws against bloggers who insult Islam or the king.
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Indian cabinet backs nuclear deal

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 10:28
related countries: India India, United States United States

India's deal to implement a controversial nuclear pact with the US is approved by cabinet after months of talks.
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Israel hears Arab peace proposal

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 10:55
related countries: Israel Israel

Ministers from Egypt and Jordan are in Israel to present the Arab League's peace plan for the Middle East.
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Colombia militias quit peace deal

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 11:01
related countries: Colombia Colombia

A group of jailed Colombian right-wing paramilitary leaders withdraw from the country's peace process.
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Prosecutor to review Haneef case

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 12:01
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Australia Australia

Australia's chief prosecutor will review the case of a doctor held over suspected UK failed bomb attacks.
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German man freed in Afghanistan

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 12:11
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Germany Germany

A German journalist and his Afghan translator who were abducted in Afghanistan are released, officials say.
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Rocket attack on Pakistani city

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 12:13
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Bannu

At least eight people have been killed in a rocket attack on the city of Bannu in north-west Pakistan, police say.
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Lives of Others actor Muehe dies

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 12:49
related countries: Germany Germany

Ulrich Muehe, the star of Oscar-winning German film The Lives of Others, dies at the age of 54.
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Public sector strike hits Israel

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 13:01
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli public sector workers begin a strike which will affect government offices, hospitals, ports and public transport.
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Parmalat's founder to face trial

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 13:11
related countries: Italy Italy

An Italian judge orders Calisto Tanzi, the founder of bankrupt dairy firm Parmalat, and other executives to face trial.
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Iran 'ready for more Iraq talks'

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 13:45
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Iran Iran, United States United States
related places: Baghdad

Iran says it would consider holding higher-level talks with the US, a day after a landmark meeting in Baghdad.
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Turkey's Gul hints at presidency

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 13:52
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Turkish Foreign Minister Abdullah Gul refuses to rule out a presidential bid after his AK party's election win.
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Cycling: Drugs 'under control'

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 14:44
related countries: France France

World cycling's chief says the sport is on top of doping amid a latest drugs scandal.
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Aristocrat has 'case to answer'

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 14:55
related countries: Kenya Kenya, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A UK aristocrat accused of murdering a man poaching on his Kenyan estate has a case to answer, a court rules.
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Facebook site faces fraud claim

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 15:16
related countries: United States United States

Networking website Facebook is to face legal action on Wednesday in a suit brought by a rival site's founders.
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US 'ignored' UK rendition protest

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 15:55
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

British concerns did not appear to "materially" affect US actions in its "war on terror", a report says.
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Brazil's defence minister fired

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 16:09
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Brazil's president sacks his defence minister, whose ministry oversees air traffic control.
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Cycling: New Tour doping blow

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 16:11
related countries: Italy Italy, France France

Italian rider Cristian Moreni becomes the second rider in a week to fail a Tour de France doping test.
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Professor shot in Nigerian Delta

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 16:37
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, Niger Niger, United States United States
related places: Port Harcourt

Gunmen shoot a US-based British professor and a security guard in Nigeria's oil city, Port Harcourt.
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Ganguly fitness concern for India

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 16:49
related countries: India India

Batsman Sourav Ganguly misses India's indoor practice session ahead of the second Test.
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UK urged to help Burma refugees

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 16:51
related countries: Burma Burma, United Kingdom United Kingdom

British parliamentarians say the government should quadruple aid for Burmese refugees in the next six years.
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'Key drugs broker' arrested in US

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 17:13
related countries: Mexico Mexico, China China, United States United States

A Chinese-Mexican man is arrested in the US on drugs charges, four months after police found $205m in his home.
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Arabs woo Israel over peace plan

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 20:51
related countries: Israel Israel, Jordan Jordan, Egypt Egypt

Egyptian and Jordanian envoys pay an historic visit to Israel to "extend the hand of peace" for the Arabs.
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Sudan 'must pay USS Cole victims'

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 20:56
related countries: Sudan Sudan, United States United States

A US judge tells Sudan to pay $8m to relatives of those killed by a suicide bomb on the USS Cole in 2000.
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US growth trumps housing slump

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 20:59
related countries: United States United States
related places: June

US manufacturing and commercial property showed growth despite June and July's housing slump, the Fed says.
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Water shortage in UK flood area

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 21:15
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Gloucester

Supplies of clean water are running out in Gloucester after the floods, but Gordon Brown says more is coming.
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Russian North Pole mission stalls

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 21:31
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russia expedition to explore the ocean floor below the North Pole is interrupted as a ship breaks down.
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Cycling: Leader kicked off Tour

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 21:33
related countries: France France

Race leader Michael Rasmussen is sacked by his Rabobank team and withdrawn from the Tour de France.
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Sarkozy signs deals with Gaddafi

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 22:08
related countries: Libya Libya, France France, Bulgaria Bulgaria
related places: Eu

The French president signs energy and security deals with Libya after the release of six Bulgarian medics.
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Peru cold snap kills 70 children

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 22:58
related countries: Peru Peru

At least 70 young children have died in the past three months as a cold spell hits Andean regions of Peru.
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Iraq bombs strike football fans

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 23:03
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

At least 50 people die in two car bomb attacks in Baghdad, as fans celebrate a national football victory.
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Bush aides face contempt charge

Wednesday 25th of July 2007, 23:41
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

A US Congressional panel votes to file a charge of contempt against two White House aides.
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