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Explosive legacy

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 0:01
related countries: Laos Laos

Laos cursed by decades-old cluster bombs
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Breaking the wall

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 0:10
related countries: China China

Twitterers defy China's attempts to censor the web
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Family affair

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 0:17
related countries: India India

Dynastic politics is still widespread in Indian life
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Cover-up claim after Peru clashes

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 0:51
related countries: Peru Peru

Human rights lawyers say Peru's government has covered up the scale of violence between police and indigenous protesters.
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UK police accused of 'torture'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 0:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Six London police officers are suspended or placed on restricted duties following allegations of ill-treatment.
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Court opens way for Chrysler sale

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 1:42
related countries: United States United States
related places: Chrysler, Fiat

The US Supreme Court dismisses an appeal which would have blocked Fiat's plan to buy up part of bankrupt carmaker Chrysler.
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Reversing the flow - micro-loans bank trains its sights on US

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 2:35
related countries: United States United States
related places: Kiva

Kiva, an internet bank enabling small loans to be made to entrepreneurs in developing countries, will now also allow loans to people in the United States.
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Machinery orders fall in Japan

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 4:02
related countries: Japan Japan

Japan's core machinery orders fall further than expected, government figures show, with a drop of 5.4% in April.
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Hollywood actors agree pay deal

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 4:13
related countries: United States United States
related places: Hollywood

US actors agree to a pay deal after a year of tortuous negotiations with the major Hollywood studios.
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Palau to take Guantanamo men

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 4:37
related countries: United States United States, Palau Palau, China China
related places: Pacific

The Pacific nation of Palau agrees to temporarily take 17 Chinese Muslims from the US detention centre in Guantanamo.
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Suicide attack on Pakistani hotel

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 4:37
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Peshawar

At least 15 people are reported to have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on a luxury hotel in the Pakistani city of Peshawar.
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State media praises Shanghai gays

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 5:57
related countries: China China
related places: Shanghai

Chinese state media praise Shanghai's gay pride festival in a sign of new official acceptance of homosexuality.
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Pakistan deals 'aiding Taliban'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 6:47
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

Pakistan's peace deals with the Taliban are behind an upsurge in violence in Afghanistan, a top US official says.
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Maoist attack kills India police

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 7:48
related countries: India India

Suspected Maoist rebels in India kill 10 police personnel in the state of Jharkhand, officials say.
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Child abuse

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 8:02
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

See and hear the plight of orphans in Zimbabwe
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UK to consider new voting system

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 8:47
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Gordon Brown is to announce plans for constitutional reform as he seeks to regain the initiative following a week of turmoil.
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Madagascar action 'not advisable'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 8:59
related countries: Madagascar Madagascar, France France

The UN and France warn against military intervention to end Madagascar's crisis, after some nations said it was an option.
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'Many militants dead' in Pakistan

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 9:01
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

At least 70 militants have been killed since an artillery offensive began on Tuesday in north-west Pakistan, the army says.
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Male hummingbirds 'faster than jets' in bid to impress females

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 9:12
related countries: Maldives Maldives

Caught on camera: male hummingbirds dive faster than a jet fighter, and all to try to impress the ladies.
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Child abuse

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 9:28
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

See and hear the plight of orphans in Zimbabwe
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Fergus On Flu

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 9:56
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Pandemic 'already started' say Australian experts
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Halfpenny ruled out of Lions tour

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 9:57
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Wales wing Leigh Halfpenny is ruled out of the Lions tour to South Africa because of a recurrence of a thigh injury.
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Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 10:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Three terror suspects on control orders have unanimously won a major ruling over the use of secret evidence.
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Zimbabwe's children 'put at risk'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 10:09
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Governments around the world are putting politics before the lives of Zimbabwe's children, a British charity says.
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Sniff of freedom

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:04
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

How 1989 fanned independence flames in Ukraine
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Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:13
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Law Lords rule against the use of secret evidence in the case of three terror suspects being held under control orders.
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'Millionth English word' declared - can you guess it?

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:14
related countries: United States United States
related places: English

A US internet monitoring firm declares the millionth English word to be Web 2.0, beating out Jai ho, N00b and slumdog.
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Search for Pakistan blast victims

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:30
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Peshawar

Rescuers search for victims of a suicide attack on a luxury hotel in the Pakistani city of Peshawar which killed at least 18 people.
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Deadly blast hits southern Iraq

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:40
related countries: Iraq Iraq

A car bomb kills at least 28 people in southern Iraq, just weeks before US troops are due to withdraw from city centres.
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Benitez rules out Mascherano sale

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:46
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez insists Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano, who has been linked to Barcelona, is not for sale at any price.
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Thai army reinforces Burma border

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:48
related countries: Burma Burma, Thailand Thailand

Thailand sends heavily-armed troops to its border with Burma after an influx of ethnic Karen refugees.
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Israeli woman chucks mattress - holding mother's $1m savings

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 11:52
related countries: Israel Israel

An Israeli woman says she accidentally threw away a mattress containing her mother's $1m life savings.
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US abortion doctor's clinic shut

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 12:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Wichita, Kansas

The US clinic in the Kansas city of Wichita where doctor George Tiller conducted abortions will be closed, his family say.
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Live text - World Twenty20

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 12:07
related countries: Ireland Ireland, India India

India race towards victory against Ireland in a World Twenty20 match reduced to 18 overs per side, with Sri Lanka earlier beating West Indies.
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Somali pirates 'expanding reach'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 12:23
related countries: Somalia Somalia, United States United States

Somali pirates are expanding their range of operations far beyond the East African coast, the US Navy warns.
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Top Russian Caucasus judge killed

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 12:29
related countries: Russia Russia

A top judge is shot dead in the latest act of violence to shake the Russian republic of Ingushetia.
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Lost innocents

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 12:44
related countries: Somalia Somalia

How Mogadishu mayhem is destroying families
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Nuclear sub joins Air France hunt

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 13:21
related countries: France France, Brazil Brazil

A French nuclear submarine arrives to search for data recorders from the Air France flight which crashed off Brazil.
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Gabon's interim leader sworn in

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 14:43
related countries: Gabon Gabon

The speaker of the senate in Gabon is sworn in as interim head of state, following recent the death of Omar Bongo.
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China bans parts of gay festival

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 14:51
related countries: China China

Organisers of China's first Gay Pride are told to cancel two of their sessions, despite receiving praise from state media.
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Japan sets 'weak' climate target

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 15:09
related countries: Japan Japan

Japan's prime minister plans to cut greenhouse emissions by 15% by 2020, a target slammed as "appalling" by environmentalists.
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India military air crash kills 13

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 15:20
related countries: India India, China China

The Indian Air Force says no one survived when a transport plane carrying 13 people crashed near the border with China.
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Banker's sex game killer on trial

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 15:28
related countries: France France

The lover of one of Europe's most influential bankers breaks down in court and admits killing him after kinky sex.
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Live text - England v Andorra

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 15:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Andorra Andorra
related places: Wembley

England face minnows Andorra after an estimated 50,000 fans defy the chaos caused by a Tube strike to take their seats at Wembley.
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Australia flu 'may tip pandemic'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 15:34
related countries: Australia Australia

A four-fold jump in Australia's swine flu infections could spark a WHO pandemic announcement, experts warn.
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US denies bail for Cuba 'spies'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 15:34
related countries: Cuba Cuba, United States United States

A US couple charged with spying for Cuba are denied bail by a magistrate, who deemed them a flight risk.
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Confident Murray eases past Seppi

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 16:08
related countries: Italy Italy, United Kingdom United Kingdom

British number one Andy Murray brushes aside Italy's Andreas Seppi 6-1 6-4 in his opening match of the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club.
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US envoy meets Palestinian leaders

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 16:36
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

US envoy George Mitchell holds talks with Palestinian leaders after stressing US backing for two states in talks in Israel.
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N Korea draft resolution agreed

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 16:51
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Key UN Security Council members agree a draft resolution to expand sanctions on North Korea over its latest nuclear test.
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Indian prostitutes turn to karate to help keep themselves safe

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 18:24
related countries: India India

Prostitutes in southern India take karate lessons to protect themselves from violent customers and pimps.
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US economic activity 'still weak'

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 19:53
related countries: United States United States

US economic activity remains weak but some areas saw signs the decline was beginning to ease, the Federal Reserve says.
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Ruthless India outclass Ireland

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 19:54
related countries: Ireland Ireland, India India

Defending champions India beat Ireland by eight wickets in the final match of the group stages at the World Twenty20.
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Court curbs French net piracy law

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 20:06
related countries: France France

A French court blocks a new provision that would have allowed authorities to disconnect those who download illegally.
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Iran's president attacks election rivals

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 20:36
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran's President Ahmadinejad ends his re-election campaign with a TV appearance accusing his rivals of trading in lies and insults.
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England hit sorry Andorra for six

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 21:03
related countries: Andorra Andorra

England thrash Andorra 6-0 to record a seventh successive win in their World Cup qualifying group.
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Gaddafi begins first Italy visit

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 21:07
related countries: Italy Italy, Libya Libya
related places: Rome

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has arrived in Rome on his first visit to Italy, Libya's former colonial ruler.
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Disputed Peru land laws suspended

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 21:20
related countries: Peru Peru

Peru's parliament suspends two land laws that triggered deadly clashes between police and indigenous Amazonian protesters.
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China's computers at hacking risk

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 22:48
related countries: China China

Independent tests of screening software to be installed on all Chinese computers finds it opens users to serious security risks.
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China's computers at hacking risk

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 22:48
related countries: China China

Independent tests of screening software to be installed on all Chinese computers finds it opens users to serious security risks.
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Palmed off

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 23:05
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Rural workers pay hidden cost of biofuels in Colombia
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In pictures

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 23:28
related countries: Burma Burma, Thailand Thailand

Refugees streaming over the Thai border from Burma
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Studio justice

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 23:32
related countries: China China

Chinese put their faith in television court judgements
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Peace haven

Wednesday 10th of June 2009, 23:45
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Welcome to a quiet corner in Pakistan's troubled northwest
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