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What happend on March 24th 2007

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UN set to vote on Iran sanctions

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 1:01
related countries: Iran Iran

The UN Security Council is to vote on Saturday on whether to impose further sanctions against Iran.
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US House votes for Iraq deadline

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 1:50
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

The US House votes to order George W Bush to pull troops out of Iraq, but he vows to veto the bill.
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Colombia's ex-spy chief released

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 4:55
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Colombia's former intelligence chief Jorge Noguera is cleared of murder and aiding right-wing militias.
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Woolmer's body kept in Caribbean

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 8:12
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Jamaica Jamaica

The body of murdered Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer is to remain in Jamaica for an inquest.
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India distraught at cricket loss

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 8:15
related countries: India India

Indian media and ex-players criticise the cricket team which is facing an early exit from the World Cup.
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Cricket still corrupt says Vaughan

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 8:55
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England captain Michael Vaughan believes match-fixing is still going on at the highest levels of cricket.
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Millions face drought in China

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 9:41
related countries: China China

Very low levels of rainfall in south-western China have left 5.5 million people short of water, officials say.
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US pullout 'would undermine Iraq'

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 10:23
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

Iraq's vice-president warns that a quick withdrawal of US troops from the country would create a security vacuum.
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The eagle that came to visit

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 11:46
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Zambia Zambia

Hamilton Wende is utterly disorientated when an eagle crashes through his hotel room window in Zambia.
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Snoop Dogg denied UK tour visa

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 13:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

US rap star Snoop Dogg is denied a visa to enter the UK on a European tour with fellow hip-hop star P Diddy.
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Cricket: Australia beat S Africa

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 13:21
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Australia beat South Africa by 83 runs in St Kitts.
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Seized sailors 'taken to Tehran'

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 14:06
related countries: Iran Iran, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The 15 Royal Navy personnel seized in the Gulf by Iran are reportedly being interrogated but are in good health.
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Dozens die in fresh Iraq attacks

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 14:46
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

More than 50 people die in attacks across Iraq including 20 killed at a Baghdad police station.
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Gibson in Apocalypto college row

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 15:25
related countries: United States United States

Mel Gibson exchanges heated remarks at a US university screening of his controversial film Apocalypto.
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UK troops end Bosnia deployment

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 17:35
related countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The last remaining British troops in Bosnia-Hercegovina are leaving the country.
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Pakistan's cricketers to fly home

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 18:29
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Jamaica Jamaica

Pakistan's cricket team prepares to leave Jamaica after helping the inquiry into coach Bob Woolmer's murder.
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UN backs fresh sanctions on Iran

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 19:57
related countries: Iran Iran

The UN Security Council unanimously votes to increase sanctions against Iran over its nuclear programme.
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Euro 2008 qualifying clockwatch

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 21:12
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Tel Aviv

All the action from Saturday's Euro 2008 qualifiers involving England and Northern Ireland.
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Labor gets fourth NSW term

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 21:53
related countries: Australia Australia

Voters in Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, have re-elected the Labor Party for a fourth term.
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Rice begins new Mid-East mission

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 23:19
related countries: United States United States

US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has been holding talks in Egypt at the start of a Middle East tour.
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Iran claims UK admits incursion

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 23:38
related countries: Iran Iran

The 15 Royal Navy personnel seized in the Gulf by Iran have admitted being in the country's waters, Iran claims.
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DR Congo gun battles 'claim 150'

Saturday 24th of March 2007, 23:39
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

At least 150 people die in clashes between government troops and militiamen in DR Congo's capital, reports say.
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