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India airline pilots end strike

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 0:24
related countries: India India

Pilots for India's second-largest private airline, Jet Airways, end a five-day strike which led to the cancellation of some 800 flights.
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Powerful quake rattles Venezuela

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 0:40
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

A 6.4-magnitude quake off Venezuela shakes buildings in Caracas and leaves at least seven injured in the north-west.
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Costa Rica seizes migrant ship

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 1:10
related countries: Costa Rica Costa Rica

Costa Rican officials say they have intercepted a boat with 54 African migrants on board off the country's Caribbean coast.
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Clijsters wins as Serena erupts

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 3:21
related countries: United States United States
related places: Serena

Kim Clijsters reaches the US Open final in dramatic circumstances as Serena Williams receives a point penalty on match point for abusing an official.
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Oil threat to Australia wildlife

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 3:28
related countries: Australia Australia

An oil slick coats beaches and wildlife along Australia's east coast, after a cargo ships spills its load in stormy seas.
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Peres is 'fine despite collapse'

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 6:29
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli President Shimon Peres briefly collapses at a ceremony, but is released from hospital hours later in good health, his aides say.
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Agriculture pioneer Borlaug dies

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 6:37
related countries: United States United States

US Nobel Peace laureate Norman Borlaug, who helped save millions of lives with the Green Revolution in food production, dies at 95.
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US plans Afghan prisoner overhaul

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 8:18
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

The US is preparing new guidelines that will allow prisoners held in Afghanistan to challenge their detention, officials say.
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Is Obama right about healthcare?

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 9:01
related countries: United States United States

Tens of thousands protest against President Obama's health plan. Will it cause economic ruin?
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Live - Italian Grand Prix

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 10:30
related countries: Italy Italy, Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Monza

Rubens Barrichello looks on course for victory at the Italian Grand Prix, with Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton trailing the Brazilian.
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HK rally over Chinese 'assault'

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 11:09
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Xinjiang

Journalists march in Hong Kong against the alleged police beating of TV reporters covering unrest in China's Xinjiang province.
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Six die in HK lift shaft plunge

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 11:20
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Six workers die after falling 17 storeys down a lift shaft in what will be Hong Kong's highest skyscraper.
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Photographer Ronis dies aged 99

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 11:36
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Photographer Willy Ronis, best known for capturing the essence of Paris in black and white scenes of everyday life, dies aged 99.
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Button back as Barrichello wins

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 13:38
related countries: Italy Italy, Bermuda Bermuda

Rubens Barrichello wins the Italian GP ahead of team-mate Jenson Button as Lewis Hamilton crashes out of third place on the last lap.
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Iran insists on nuclear 'right'

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 14:22
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

Iran's president says he is ready to hold talks with world powers, but that Tehran's nuclear programme is non-negotiable.
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Dozens dead in Kazakhstan blaze

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 14:28
related countries: Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
related places: Taldykorgan

A fire at a facility for drug addicts in the south-eastern Kazakh city of Taldykorgan has killed 38 people, officials say.
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Live text - US Open

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 16:03
related countries: United States United States

Belgian wildcard Kim Clijsters takes on Danish ninth seed Caroline Wozniacki in the final of the US Open.
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Jet crash kills Israel hero's son

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 16:36
related countries: Israel Israel, West Bank West Bank

An Israeli F-16 fighter jet crashes in the West Bank, killing the pilot, the son of the Israeli astronaut killed in the 2003 shuttle disaster.
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Zimbabwe's PM alleges persecution

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 16:59
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai accuses the Zanu-PF party of President Mugabe of persecuting his MDC group.
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Parents 'dumped body in concrete'

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 18:38
related countries: France France

The parents of a French eight-year-old girl whose body was found in concrete are held on suspicion on manslaughter.
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In pictures

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 19:09
related countries: Israel Israel

Images of the crash which killed Israeli astronaut's son
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Del Potro thrashes Nadal in semis

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 19:15
related countries: Argentina Argentina, United States United States
related places: Nadal

Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro hammers world number three Rafael Nadal to reach his first Grand Slam final at the US Open.
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Israel cautious on peace 'gaps'

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 19:33
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

Israel's PM says gaps need to be bridged before peace talks with the Palestinians can resume, as the US envoy begins a visit.
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Afghan raid 'killed 30 civilians'

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 22:05
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Thirty civilians died in a Nato air strike on hijacked fuel tankers in Afghanistan earlier this month, a government investigator says.
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Doubles joy for Paes and Dlouhy

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 22:56
related countries: United States United States

Leander Paes and Lukas Dlouhy come from a set down to win the US Open men's doubles crown.
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Rich responsible

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 22:57
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Brazil's president blames downturn on well-off nations
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Federer & Del Potro into US final

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 23:14
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, United States United States
related places: Monday

Defending champion Roger Federer will face Juan Martin del Potro in Monday's US Open final after the Swiss beats Novak Djokovic.
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Lehmans' last day

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 23:14
related countries: United States United States

Audio and text on pivotal events of September 2008
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In pictures

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 23:49
related countries: East Timor East Timor

Displaced people in East Timor build new homes
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Rain misery

Sunday 13th of September 2009, 23:54
related countries: Senegal Senegal

Flooding wreaks havoc in Senegalese capital
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