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Worry 'ups men's diabetes risk'

Monday 28th of July 2008, 0:15
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Anxiety, depression and sleepless nights increase the risk of diabetes in men, a study by Swedish researchers suggests.
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Farc 'co-ordinator' freed on bail

Monday 28th of July 2008, 0:43
related countries: Colombia Colombia, Spain Spain

A women arrested on suspicion of being the representative in Spain of Colombia's Farc rebel group is released on bail.
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Deadly gun rampage in US church

Monday 28th of July 2008, 1:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: Tennessee

A gunman opens fire in a church in the American state of Tennessee, killing two people and wounding seven others.
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Typhoon Fung-Wong lashes Taiwan

Monday 28th of July 2008, 3:14
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan

A typhoon with winds of 140km/h (87 mph) brings heavy rain to Taiwan, causing schools and businesses to close.
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Nasa at 50

Monday 28th of July 2008, 4:33
related countries: United States United States

Watch key moments in US space exploration
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'Missile' kills six in Pakistan

Monday 28th of July 2008, 4:36
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

At least six people are killed in a missile strike on a house in the Pakistani tribal area of South Waziristan, officials say.
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Philippine rebel talks reach deal

Monday 28th of July 2008, 8:03
related countries: Philippines Philippines

The Philippine government and a rebel group agree to expand an autonomous area granted to minority Muslims.
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Call to halt Kenya military aid

Monday 28th of July 2008, 9:14
related countries: Kenya Kenya

An international lobby group says military aid to Kenya should be halted over alleged rights abuses.
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Embattled Thaksin faces new trial

Monday 28th of July 2008, 9:53
related countries: Thailand Thailand

The Thai Supreme Court agrees to try Thaksin Shinawatra on fresh charges relating to his conduct while prime minister.
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Fragments found on Qantas plane

Monday 28th of July 2008, 10:47
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian officials find fragments of a missing oxygen tank from a Qantas plane that made an emergency landing on Friday.
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Hamas members detained in W Bank

Monday 28th of July 2008, 10:47
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Palestinian security forces in the West Bank detain more than 50 members of the militant Hamas movement.
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Mugabe sanctions baffle S Africa

Monday 28th of July 2008, 11:09
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

South Africa criticises fresh sanctions against Zimbabwe, as power-sharing talks continue.
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No charges over reporter's death

Monday 28th of July 2008, 11:36
related countries: Iraq Iraq

There is insufficient evidence for a prosecution over the death of ITN journalist Terry Lloyd in Iraq, prosecutors say.
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Pakistan spy agency confusion

Monday 28th of July 2008, 11:40
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan's government says it will clarify why it reversed a move to put the most powerful intelligence agency under civilian control.
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Istanbul rocked by twin bombings

Monday 28th of July 2008, 11:41
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Istanbul

At least 17 people are killed and some 150 injured by two bombs in Istanbul, as the country awaits a key court decision.
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Lingering pollution worries China

Monday 28th of July 2008, 11:43
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

China mulls fresh steps to tackle pollution, which remains a problem in Beijing as the Olympic Games approach.
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Israeli PM downbeat on peace deal

Monday 28th of July 2008, 11:46
related countries: Israel Israel

The Israeli PM says he does not believe a comprehensive deal can be reached with the Palestinians this year.
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Deal still elusive at trade talks

Monday 28th of July 2008, 12:09
related countries: United States United States

Rich and poor countries struggle to reach a compromise as talks on a global trade pact enter a second week.
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Court to decide on Turkish ruling party

Monday 28th of July 2008, 12:31
related countries: Turkey Turkey

A Turkish court meets to decide if the ruling AK Party should be banned for anti-secularism, hours after a bomb attack hits Istanbul.
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'Ruff' justice - dog appears in Indian court

Monday 28th of July 2008, 12:35
related countries: India India
related places: Bihar

A dog appear in court in the eastern Indian state of Bihar accused of breaching the peace.
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Indonesia 'serial killer' inquiry

Monday 28th of July 2008, 12:36
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Police investigating a suspected serial killer in eastern Indonesia say they have recovered 10 bodies.
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Death toll rises in India blasts

Monday 28th of July 2008, 12:51
related countries: India India

The death toll in the serial bomb blasts that hit the western Indian city of Ahmedabad on Saturday rises to 49, police say.
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Karadzic appeal still in the post

Monday 28th of July 2008, 13:09
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Serbia's war crimes court is still awaiting delivery of the appeal by Radovan Karadzic against his extradition.
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Iraq suicide blasts cause carnage

Monday 28th of July 2008, 14:26
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

Suicide bombers kill at least 53 people and wound 240 in attacks on crowds in Baghdad and the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk.
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Legacy of war

Monday 28th of July 2008, 14:31
related countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnian leader says old Serb project still 'thriving'
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Floods kill 26 in eastern Europe

Monday 28th of July 2008, 14:54
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Romania Romania

At least 26 people die in Ukraine and Romania as severe storms and flooding force thousands to abandon their homes.
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Greece rebuked over migrant care

Monday 28th of July 2008, 15:06
related countries: France France

Aid agency Medecins Sans Frontieres says hundreds of illegal migrants are enduring 'crisis' conditions in detention.
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Biafrans deny treason in Nigeria

Monday 28th of July 2008, 15:25
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Thirty supporters of a separatist movement in south-east Nigeria plead not guilty to treason.
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US church 'killer' wrote of hate

Monday 28th of July 2008, 15:58
related countries: United States United States

A man accused of shooting dead two people at a US church wrote a letter detailing his hatred of liberals, police say.
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Jamaican Olympian tests positive

Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:06
related countries: Jamaica Jamaica, China China

The Jamaica Olympic Association's boss tells BBC Sport a member of its athletics team for the Beijing Games has failed a drugs test.
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Sastre upbeat over Tour's future

Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:11
related countries: France France

Tour de France winner Carlos Sastre says cycling is heading for "better times" after years of doping scandals.
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Al-Qaeda chemical expert 'killed'

Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:22
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Reports from Pakistan say a missile strike has killed top al-Qaeda chemical weapons expert, Midhat Mursi al-Sayid Umar.
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Changing Beijing

Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:27
related countries: China China

Resident describes the transformation for the Olympics
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Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:32
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Istanbul

Turkey's prime minister implies Kurdish separatists were behind the bombs that killed 17 people in Istanbul.
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Nigeria oil cut by rebel attack

Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:37
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

A militant attack on two pipelines cuts oil production in Nigeria, as five kidnapped workers are freed.
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Fault forces Qantas plane to land

Monday 28th of July 2008, 16:42
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Adelaide

A Qantas plane makes an emergency landing in Australia, due to a mechanical fault, the second safety scare in days.
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Darfur force 'failing civilians'

Monday 28th of July 2008, 17:22
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The African-UN mission in Sudan's Darfur region is failing to provide adequate protection to civilians, aid agencies claim.
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Zimbabwe talks are 'deadlocked'

Monday 28th of July 2008, 18:04
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Talks with Robert Mugabe's government are deadlocked, sources in Zimbabwe's opposition party say.
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Long journey

Monday 28th of July 2008, 18:42
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Daughter of South African bus driver is new UN rights chief
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Record deficit for next president

Monday 28th of July 2008, 19:20
related countries: United States United States

The next US president is expected to face a record budget deficit of nearly half a trillion dollars in 2009.
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Branson unveils space tourism jet

Monday 28th of July 2008, 20:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Virgin Galactic boss Richard Branson unveils a key piece of his space tourism programme in California.
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Merrill Lynch warns of more losses

Monday 28th of July 2008, 22:44
related countries: United States United States

US bank Merrill Lynch says it will write off another $5.7bn and needs to raise another $8.5bn by selling shares
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