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Religious row

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 0:19
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

Vietnam monastery dispute highlights freedom issue
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Swine flu vaccine for 'half US'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 0:39
related countries: United States United States

About half the US population are in the priority group for H1N1 virus vaccine, including pregnant women and health workers.
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Trusted tool

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 2:58
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

How the humble Swiss army knife became an icon
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Nigerian Islamist fighters 'flee'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 3:41
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Maiduguri

Members of a Nigerian radical Islamist sect reportedly flee the northern city of Maiduguri after the army overruns their base.
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Bangladesh to pull out soldiers

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 4:44
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh decides to pull out troops from the south-eastern hill region, 12 years after signing a peace deal with tribal insurgents.
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Sri Lanka v Pakistan latest score

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 5:33
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Latest score from the first one-day international in Dambulla.
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Japan factory output rises again

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 5:42
related countries: Japan Japan

Japanese factory output rose in June for the fourth month in a row, up 2.4% from May, official figures show.
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Tajik summit to tackle security

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 8:06
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan, Tajikistan Tajikistan

Tajikistan hosts a regional security summit amid fears the conflicts in Afghanistan and Pakistan are spreading.
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Jaipur funeral for Indian royal

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 8:21
related countries: India India
related places: Jaipur

Thousands of people gather for the funeral of one of the last Indian royals, Gayatri Devi, in her home state of Jaipur.
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What will the Iraq inquiry achieve?

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 8:25
related countries: Iraq Iraq

The inquiry into the Iraq war will be as open as possible with some hearings being televised, says chairman Sir John Chilcot. Should the inquiry be held in public?
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Live text - England v Australia

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:16
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Edgbaston

Australia make a promising start as they reach 126-1 at the close against England on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston.
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Dark voyage

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:21
related countries: Liberia Liberia

Retracing Graham Greene's spiritual journey in Liberia
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Baby cut from mother found alive

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:22
related countries: United States United States

A baby who was cut from her mother's womb is found alive two days after the woman's body was discovered, US police say.
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N Korea 'seizes S Korea vessel'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:24
related countries: North Korea North Korea

A South Korean fishing boat is towed away by a North Korean patrol boat off the peninsula's east coast, officials say.
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Making a pitch

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:24
related countries: United States United States

US plans for own professional cricket tournament
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Court allows Indian Games village

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:43
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

The Supreme Court in India lifts restrictions on construction work at the site of next year's Commonwealth Games in Delhi.
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Algerian soldiers 'die in ambush'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 9:44
related countries: Algeria Algeria

Islamist militants kill at least 15 Algerian soldiers and injure 20 in an ambush, reports say.
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US sailor jailed for Japan murder

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 10:23
related countries: Japan Japan, United States United States

A US sailor is jailed for life for the killing of a Japanese taxi driver which strained relations between the two countries.
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Taliban urge Afghan poll boycott

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 10:57
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The Taliban call on Afghans to boycott August elections and order their fighters to try to prevent the vote taking place.
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US threatens Eritrea over Somalia

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 11:00
related countries: United States United States, Somalia Somalia, Eritrea Eritrea

The US warns Eritrea it could face sanctions for supporting Islamist insurgents in Somalia.
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Indian bill moots free education

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 11:30
related countries: India India

A landmark bill is to be introduced in the Indian parliament that seeks to guarantee universal and free education for children.
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Deadly bomb at Iraq party office

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 11:49
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Seven people are killed as bomb explodes at the office of a Sunni political party in central Iraq, police say.
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Court rejects Musharraf trial

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 11:50
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

The Supreme Court of Pakistan rejects a request to launch a treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf.
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China concerned about abortions

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 12:04
related countries: China China

There are 13 million abortions each year in China, highlighting a lack of sex education, according to a Chinese newspaper.
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Hundreds at WWI veteran's funeral

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 12:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A crowd of hundreds watched the funeral of one of Britain's last World War I veterans, Henry Allingham.
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Nigeria forces storm sect mosque

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 12:34
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigerian troops overrun a mosque hideout of a radical Islamic sect, reportedly leaving dozens of militants dead.
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Sri Lanka earn win over Pakistan

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 13:02
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Sri Lanka win the first one-day international against Pakistan by 36 runs in Dambulla.
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UK's Iraq war inquiry to be launched

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 13:52
related countries: Iraq Iraq

The inquiry into the Iraq war in the UK will be as open as possible but may not be completed by the end of 2010, its chairman says.
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Expelled Dutchmen held in Belgium

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 14:31
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Somalia Somalia

Four Dutch nationals expelled from Kenya on suspicion of aiding insurgents in Somalia are arrested in Belgium.
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Moldova Communists lose majority

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 17:01
related countries: Federated States of Micronesia Federated States of Micronesia

Moldova's governing Communist Party has lost its majority in parliament, preliminary results from Wednesday's election show.
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Iran police clash with mourners

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 17:27
related countries: Iran Iran

Tehran police clash with mourners holding ceremonies for those killed in post-election violence, reports say.
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Nigeria riot city 'under control'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 17:28
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Maiduguri

Residents of the besieged Nigerian city of Maiduguri say security forces are back in charge after routing militants.
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UK to clarify 'right-to-die' law

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 17:56
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A woman with multiple sclerosis has won her court battle in the UK to have the law on assisted suicide clarified.
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Portuguese fugitive recaptured after 16 years hiding in caves

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 18:19
related countries: Portugal Portugal

An escaped murderer who spent 16 years hiding in caves and living mainly off fruit is recaptured in northern Portugal.
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England toil after weather delay

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 18:23
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Edgbaston

Australia close on 126-1 after only 30 overs are possible on the first day of the third Test at Edgbaston.
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Guantanamo youth release ordered

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 18:32
related countries: United States United States

A US judge orders Mohammed Jawad, one of the youngest detainees at Guantanamo Bay, released by late August.
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Charges over US museum shooting

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 19:11
related countries: United States United States

An 89-year-old man is charged with murder and hate crimes after he allegedly shot a guard at Washington DC's Holocaust museum last month.
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Nigerian sect leader 'captured'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 19:27
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The leader of a Nigerian Islamist sect blamed for days of deadly violence in the north of the country is captured, say police.
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Boxer Gatti's death ruled suicide

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 20:39
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Former world boxing champion Arturo Gatti probably killed himself and was not murdered, say Brazilian investigators.
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Travel chaos after Majorca bomb

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 21:00
related countries: Spain Spain

Dozens of flights are stopped by Spanish police after a car bomb in Majorca blamed on separatists kills two Civil Guard officers.
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Airbus urges speed sensor switch

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 22:25
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Airbus urges airlines to change speed sensors on about 200 jets, in the wake of the Air France crash off Brazil.
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Kenya shuns special poll tribunal

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 22:34
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenya says it will not set up a special tribunal over last year's post-election violence, and will use local courts instead.
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Albania 'to approve gay marriage'

Thursday 30th of July 2009, 22:37
related countries: Albania Albania

Albania's prime minister says his party will pass a law to legalise same-sex marriage.
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