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What happend on June 10th 2007

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Is Prince Philip an island god?

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 0:03
related countries: Vanuatu Vanuatu

Nick Squires reports from the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu, where the Duke of Edinburgh is worshipped as a god.
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Cairo campus veil ban struck down

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 0:51
related countries: Egypt Egypt, United States United States
related places: Cairo

A Egyptian court says the American University of Cairo cannot ban the Islamic face covering from its campus.
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Paris Hilton accepts her sentence

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 3:11
related countries: France France

Paris Hilton says she will not appeal against her 45-day jail sentence and will "learn" from her ordeal.
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Vietnam frees leading dissident

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 5:31
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

Vietnamese officials release leading dissident Nguyen Vu Binh, who was convicted of spying in 2003.
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Thousands cheer Bollywood stars

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 5:43
related countries: India India

Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan join Indian stars in Sheffield for Bollywood's biggest awards ceremony.
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Priest kidnapped in Philippines

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 5:48
related countries: Philippines Philippines, Italy Italy

An Italian priest is abducted by armed men near a coastal village in the southern Philippines.
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Priest kidnapped in Philippines

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 7:09
related countries: Philippines Philippines, Italy Italy

An Italian priest is abducted by armed men near a coastal village in the southern Philippines.
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Venice Biennale opens to public

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 8:05
related countries: Italy Italy

The 52nd Venice Biennale, the world's oldest art exhibition, opens to the public in northern Italy.
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Suicide bomb targets Iraq police

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 8:30
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Tikrit

Seven Iraqi police die in a suicide bombing outside the northern city of Tikrit, officials say.
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Brunei marks lavish royal wedding

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 9:09
related countries: Brunei Brunei

The oil-rich state of Brunei celebrates as the Sultan's daughter gets married in a sumptuous ceremony.
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Live - England v West Indies

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 9:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Monty Panesar takes his third wicket of the day to leave England five wickets from victory against West Indies.
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Iranians confirm fourth US arrest

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 10:23
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

Iran confirms it is holding a fourth Iranian American, academic Ali Shakeri, on suspicion of spying.
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DR Congo's Bemba to stay abroad

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 11:14
related countries: Portugal Portugal, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo
related places: Bemba

Congo's opposition leader Jean-Pierre Bemba will not be returning from Portugal due to safety concerns, aides say.
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Australia storm death toll rises

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 11:52
related countries: Australia Australia

At least nine people die as heavy storms continue to batter eastern Australia, officials say.
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Musharraf drops media crackdown

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 13:07
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf withdraws new media restrictions after protests and foreign criticism.
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Chinese floods leave dozens dead

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 15:53
related countries: China China

Torrential rains in southern China trigger floods and landslides, killing 66 people and leaving many homeless.
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Tennis: Nadal beats Federer

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 16:20
related countries: France France

Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer in four sets to win a third straight French Open title at Roland Garros.
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Cricket: Windies hold up England

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 17:15
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Shivnarine Chanderpaul is 81 not out as West Indies end day four on 301-5 needing 455 runs to win the Old Trafford Test.
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Hamilton takes maiden F1 victory

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 18:48
related countries: Canada Canada, Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton wins the Canadian Grand Prix, taking his maiden victory in only his sixth race.
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23 hurt in Belgian coach crash

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 20:33
related countries: Belgium Belgium, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British tourist coach crashes into a house in Belgium leaving four Britons seriously injured.
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Karzai unhurt in Taleban attack

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 21:16
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghan President Hamid Karzai escapes unhurt after the Taleban fire rockets at a meeting he was addressing.
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Olympic firms 'abusing workers'

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 21:48
related countries: China China

Makers of official 2008 Beijing Olympics merchandise are using child labour and abusing workers, campaigners say.
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Bush greeted as hero in Albania

Sunday 10th of June 2007, 22:20
related countries: Albania Albania, United States United States

Albania lays on a hero's welcome for George Bush, the first US president to visit what is now a staunch ally.
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