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What happend on November 24th 2007

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Stricken Antarctic ship evacuated

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 0:44
related countries: Argentina Argentina

More than 150 passengers and crew are rescued from a tourist ship which hit ice near Antarctica and is listing badly.
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US hails Saudi summit pledge

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 0:53
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States
related places: Washington

Washington welcomes Saudi Arabia's decision to attend next week's Middle East peace conference in the US.
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Bolivia forum held at army school

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 2:07
related countries: Bolivia Bolivia

Clashes ensue as Bolivia's constituent assembly convenes for the first time in months at a military school.
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Aruba suspects' custody extended

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 2:11
related countries: United States United States

Three men suspected of involvement in the disappearance of a US teen on a Caribbean island are to be quizzed again.
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Russian minister on fraud charges

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 2:21
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russian finance minister has been charged with fraud and attempted embezzlement, his lawyer says.
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Power vacuum threat for Lebanon

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 6:08
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Lebanon is in limbo as the president leaves office and rival factions argue over who now takes control.
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Bangladesh writer moved to Delhi

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 6:30
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh
related places: Jaipur

Bangladeshi feminist writer Taslima Nasreen is moved from Jaipur to a location in Delhi for her own safety.
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Dozens killed in Pakistan blasts

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 10:47
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Rawalpindi

Two suicide blasts in the northern Pakistani city of Rawalpindi kill at least 30 people, officials say.
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Cricket: Delhi set for tense finale

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 11:34
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India
related places: Delhi

Pakistan move 167 runs ahead at 212-5 after three days of the first Test with India in Delhi.
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Sarkozy's 'war' with French strikers

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 12:11
related countries: France France

The French president's ongoing dispute with striking transport unions is far from won, writes Emma Jane Kirby.
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No guns at Ethiopian peace talks

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 12:11
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

Elizabeth Blunt travels to the south west of Ethiopia to attend a meeting of the tribespeople of the South Omo Valley.
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Yemen's tenuous grip on stability

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 12:12
related countries: Yemen Yemen

Brian Barron returns to the Yemen Republic four decades after reporting on the civil war there and finds a country with a future looking very uncertain.
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PM Howard concedes Australia poll

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 13:13
related countries: Australia Australia

Australian PM John Howard concedes election victory to Labor's Kevin Rudd, and looks set to lose his own seat.
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'Shia militia' behind Iraq blast

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 14:03
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Iran Iran, United States United States
related places: Baghdad

The US in Iraq blames Iranian-backed Shia militants for a deadly bomb attack on a pet market in Baghdad.
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Children killed in Afghan bombing

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 14:20
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Italy Italy

Eight people, including children and an Italian soldier, are killed in a suicide blast near the Afghan capital.
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Chile to airlift rescued tourists

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 15:22
related countries: Chile Chile

Military aircraft are preparing to fly passengers and crew from a cruise ship that sank in the Antarctic Ocean to Chile.
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Chinese petrol blast kills four

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 15:32
related countries: China China
related places: Shanghai

An explosion at a petrol station in the Chinese city of Shanghai kills four people and leaves dozens injured.
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Raids target militants in Kirkuk

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 15:55
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States
related places: Kirkuk

US and Iraqi forces target militants in a major security operation in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk.
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Darfur rebels spurn Chinese force

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 17:07
related countries: China China

A Darfur rebel group says that China's peacekeepers should leave the region as 135 Chinese engineers arrive.
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Commonwealth issues climate plan

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 19:31
related countries: Uganda Uganda

Commonwealth leaders release a non-binding plan on climate change at a Uganda summit.
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Kasparov jailed over rally

Saturday 24th of November 2007, 21:13
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Ex-chess champion and Russian opposition figure Garry Kasparov is jailed for five days after a protest march.
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