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What happend on November 5th 2007

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Many homeless in Mexico floods

Monday 5th of November 2007, 0:55
related countries: Mexico Mexico

As many as half a million homes have been damaged or destroyed by floods in southern Mexico, officials say.
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Pakistan faces US aid pressure

Monday 5th of November 2007, 2:30
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United States United States

The US is to review aid to Pakistan after President Pervez Musharraf imposes a state of emergency.
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Centrist claims win in Guatemala

Monday 5th of November 2007, 4:09
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

A centre-left candidate claims victory in Guatemala's presidential vote with the count nearly complete.
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Cricket on amid Pakistani crisis

Monday 5th of November 2007, 6:48
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India

Pakistan's eagerly awaited cricket tour of India begins against the backdrop of political uncertainty at home.
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Macau minister 'pocketed $100m'

Monday 5th of November 2007, 7:13
related countries: China China

Macau's former construction minister goes on trial in the Chinese gambling enclave's biggest-ever corruption case.
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Fire at Argentina jail kills 29

Monday 5th of November 2007, 7:15
related countries: Argentina Argentina

A fire apparently started by inmates trying to escape from a maximum security jail in Argentina kills at least 29.
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Italy deports Romanians

Monday 5th of November 2007, 9:55
related countries: Romania Romania

Italy starts expelling Romanian immigrants under a controversial new law to tackle crime.
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Cricket: India see off Pakistan

Monday 5th of November 2007, 10:50
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India
related places: Guwahati

India beat Pakistan by five wickets in the first one-day international in Guwahati.
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India v Pakistan as it happened

Monday 5th of November 2007, 10:50
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Mahendra Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh help India ease to a five-wicket win over Pakistan in the first one-day international.
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Tuareg leaders discuss Mali peace

Monday 5th of November 2007, 10:55
related countries: Mali Mali, Algeria Algeria

Two Tuareg leaders are to talk about reviving Mali's peace process at an Algerian mediated meeting.
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Russian care home fire kills 23

Monday 5th of November 2007, 11:48
related countries: Russia Russia

A fire engulfs a retirement home south of Moscow, killing at least 23 people, emergency officials say.
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New Eritrea-Ethiopia war fears

Monday 5th of November 2007, 12:14
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia, Eritrea Eritrea

War could break out again between Ethiopia and Eritrea over their border, a think tank warns.
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Pakistan police attack protesters

Monday 5th of November 2007, 12:32
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

Pakistani police break up demonstrations by lawyers in three cities protesting against the state of emergency.
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Abbas optimism for Mid-East talks

Monday 5th of November 2007, 13:09
related countries: United States United States, West Bank West Bank

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is upbeat about Mid-East peace after talks with US envoy Condoleezza Rice.
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Tensions over Spanish king's trip

Monday 5th of November 2007, 13:54
related countries: Spain Spain

King Juan Carlos pays a controversial visit to two Spanish-held enclaves in North Africa.
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Polish PM quits after poll rout

Monday 5th of November 2007, 14:59
related countries: Poland Poland

Poland's conservative PM Jaroslaw Kaczynski resigns to make way for a liberal government.
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Egypt police jailed for torture

Monday 5th of November 2007, 15:09
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Two Egyptian policemen are jailed for three years each for a notorious case of torturing a bus driver held in custody.
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Alleged plotters charged in Fiji

Monday 5th of November 2007, 15:14
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Police in Fiji charge three people with plotting to assassinate military leader Frank Bainimarama.
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Italy arrests 'senior Mafia boss'

Monday 5th of November 2007, 15:18
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian police arrest the reputed new boss of the Sicilian Mafia and three other senior figures, officials say.
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China oil producer is top firm

Monday 5th of November 2007, 15:46
related countries: United States United States

PetroChina trumps US rival Exxon Mobil to become the world's biggest company by market value.
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Chinese probe begins Moon orbit

Monday 5th of November 2007, 15:50
related countries: Japan Japan, China China

China's first lunar module has begun orbitting the Moon, a month after a Japan probe achieved the same feat.
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Tamil Tigers bury political chief

Monday 5th of November 2007, 15:53
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Tamil Tiger rebels bury one of their top leaders after he was killed by the Sri Lankan military.
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Oprah takes action on abuse case

Monday 5th of November 2007, 16:04
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United States United States

US chat-show host Oprah Winfrey spells out the action taken after abuse charges at her South African academy.
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Few Irish back EU treaty in poll

Monday 5th of November 2007, 16:08
related countries: Ireland Ireland

A poll shows just 25% of Irish voters backing the new EU Reform Treaty, with many undecided.
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Mbeki allies seek critical paper

Monday 5th of November 2007, 16:08
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Close aides of Thabo Mbeki bid for an influential South African newspaper that has criticised the government.
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Somali pirates free Taiwan boat

Monday 5th of November 2007, 16:46
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan, Somalia Somalia

Pirates release a Taiwanese boat and its crew, taken almost six months ago off the coast of Somalia.
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Lottery for new Olympics tickets

Monday 5th of November 2007, 17:16
related countries: China China

A lottery will be used to sell the next batch of Beijing Olympics tickets after last week's website breakdown.
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Body of Nepalese activist found

Monday 5th of November 2007, 18:04
related countries: Nepal Nepal

The body of an abducted political worker, Bechan Yadav, is found in southern Nepal.
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Italian expulsions worry Romania

Monday 5th of November 2007, 18:20
related countries: Italy Italy, Romania Romania

The leaders of Italy and Romania are to hold urgent talks to ease tensions over Italian deportations.
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'Thousands' pose UK terror threat

Monday 5th of November 2007, 19:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

At least 2,000 people in the UK threaten national security because of their support for terrorism, MI5's chief says.
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Pakistan 'to keep elections date'

Monday 5th of November 2007, 20:32
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan's PM says elections will be held on schedule, amid international concern at emergency rule.
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US 'to help Turkey combat rebels'

Monday 5th of November 2007, 21:59
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Turkey Turkey, United States United States

US President George W Bush promises Turkey's prime minister extra help in tackling Kurdish rebels in Iraq.
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US stocks slide amid credit fears

Monday 5th of November 2007, 22:07
related countries: United States United States

US markets fall, echoing slides in Europe and Asia after the resignation of Citigroup's boss dents confidence further.
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US payout awarded over pesticide

Monday 5th of November 2007, 22:42
related countries: Nicaragua Nicaragua, United States United States

A US jury awards $3.3m to workers who say they were left sterile by a pesticide used at a banana plantation in Nicaragua.
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Georgian minister renews attacks

Monday 5th of November 2007, 23:16
related countries: Georgia Georgia

Georgia's ex-defence minister renews allegations against the president after seeming to retract them.
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Hollywood's writers go on strike

Monday 5th of November 2007, 23:26
related countries: United States United States

Hollywood screenwriters begin striking after talks with studios fail to resolve a dispute over royalties.
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