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Parasite 'a growing stroke risk'

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 0:59
related countries: Spain Spain

A tropical parasitic disease is becoming an increasingly common cause of stroke, Spanish research suggests.
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Obama to attend Kaczynski funeral

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 1:29
related countries: Poland Poland, United States United States

US President Barack Obama will attend the funeral of Polish President Lech Kaczynski, killed in an air crash on Saturday.
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Michelle Obama makes Haiti trip

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 1:38
related countries: Haiti Haiti, United States United States

US First Lady Michelle Obama makes an unannounced visit to Haiti, as part of her first official trip without her husband.
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Japanese whale meat 'sold in US'

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 4:11
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Japan Japan, United States United States

Scientists say they have clear proof that meat from whales caught by Japan is being sold in US and Korean eateries.
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Hundreds die in west China quake

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 5:51
related countries: China China
related places: Qinghai

A powerful earthquake kills at least 300 people and traps many others in the province of Qinghai, Chinese officials say.
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Hundreds die in west China quake

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 6:08
related countries: China China
related places: Qinghai

A powerful earthquake kills at least 300 people and traps many others in the province of Qinghai, Chinese officials say.
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India PM rules out Pakistan talks

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 6:13
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India
related places: Mumbai

Indian PM Manmohan Singh rules out talks with Pakistan until it acts against the Mumbai attackers.
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Hundreds die in west China quake

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 6:16
related countries: China China
related places: Qinghai

A powerful earthquake kills at least 300 people and traps many others in the province of Qinghai, Chinese officials say.
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Hundreds die in west China quake

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 6:33
related countries: China China
related places: Qinghai

A powerful earthquake kills at least 300 people and traps many others in the province of Qinghai, Chinese officials say.
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Toyota suspends Lexus sales in US

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 6:46
related countries: United States United States

Toyota suspends US sales of one of its luxury models after a consumer group warns it has an unusually high risk of rolling over.
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Jungle squad

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 7:02
related countries: Colombia Colombia

The police at war with Colombia's cocaine gangs
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Thai protesters to combine camps

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 7:31
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Thailand's anti-government protesters combine their camps into centre of city, as the New Year holiday cuts numbers.
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School bombings

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 8:40
related countries: India India

Indian students urge Maoists to leave them to learn
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Tokelau declares whale sanctuary

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 8:45
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand, Tokelau Tokelau

The New Zealand territory of Tokelau declares a whale sanctuary in its waters, in a move conservationists say will strengthen a whaling moratorium.
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Arab-Israeli row thwarts Med deal

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 8:59
related countries: Israel Israel

A row about how to name the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories scuppers a 43-nation scheme for managing Mediterranean water resources.
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Padded girls' bikini withdrawn in UK

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 9:14
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Clothing chain Primark withdraws the sale of its range of padded bikini tops for young girls following criticism.
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Crash aftermath

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 9:39
related countries: Poland Poland

How will Poland fill its empty political seats?
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Hundreds die in west China quake

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 10:15
related countries: China China
related places: Qinghai

At least 400 people die and thousands more are injured as a quake hits China's remote Qinghai province, officials say.
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Australia arrests reef ship crew

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 10:24
related countries: Australia Australia, China China

The captain and chief officer of a Chinese coal ship which ran aground on the Great Barrier Reef are arrested in Australia.
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Pakistan admits civilian deaths

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 10:46
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

A senior security source in Pakistan tells the BBC that civilians were killed in Saturday's air strike in the north.
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Singapore dollar hiked amid boom

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 10:57
related countries: Singapore Singapore

Singapore will allow its currency to rise against the dollar, in an effort to dampen inflation and control economic growth.
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Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 11:26
related countries: Iran Iran

Daimler is to divest its stake in an engine company in Iran as part of a review of links to the country because of the political situation.
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Friday kick-off for Six Nations

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 11:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cardiff

The 2011 Six Nations will break from tradition and kick off on a Friday night for the first time as Wales host England in Cardiff.
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Landslides cut off Brazil statue

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 11:40
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro's towering Christ the Redeemer statue is closed after heavy floods in Brazil that have killed around 250 people.
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Obama to attend Kaczynski funeral

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 11:43
related countries: Poland Poland, United States United States
related places: Sunday

US President Barack Obama and other world leaders will attend the funeral of Polish President Lech Kaczynski on Sunday.
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Vandals attack West Bank mosque

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 11:49
related countries: Israel Israel, West Bank West Bank

An investigation has been launched by Israeli authorities into a vandalism attack on a West Bank mosque.
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EC warns Portugal over debt cuts

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 12:22
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Portugal may need to take additional steps to cut its budget deficit if conditions worsen, the European Commission warns.
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Kyrgyz leader 'must stand trial'

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 12:26
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

The interim leader of Kyrgyzstan says ousted President Kurmanbek Bakiyev should stand trial over recent deadly unrest.
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'No malpractice' by UK climate unit

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 12:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

There was no scientific malpractice at the unit at the centre of the "Climategate" affair, a panel says.
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Nato pulls out of Taliban valley

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 12:44
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Nato troops pull out of a Taliban stronghold valley in eastern Afghanistan, commanders say.
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Live text - Murray v Kohlschreiber

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 13:13
related countries: Germany Germany

Andy Murray begins his clay-court season with straight-sets defeat against Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber at the Monte Carlo Masters.
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Terreblanche suspect waives bail

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 13:47
related countries: South Africa South Africa

A 15-year-old South African, one of two accused of the murder of white supremacist Eugene Terreblanche, opts not to apply for bail.
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Hong Kong paper describes China president as jailed dissident

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 14:55
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong, China China

Hong Kong's South China Morning Post apologises for describing Chinese President Hu Jintao as jailed dissident Hu Jia.
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Kung fu nuns

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 14:58
related countries: Nepal Nepal

Nepal's holy women embrace girl power and self-discipline
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Israel Western Wall advert banned

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 15:07
related countries: Israel Israel, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A UK watchdog bans an Israeli tourism advert showing a picture of the Western Wall, saying it is 'misleading' to say it is in Israel.
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Nigeria's presidents 'have not spoken'

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 15:32
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigeria's acting leader Goodluck Jonathan says he has not seen or spoken with ill President Umaru Yar'Adua in five months.
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'One dead' in Jakarta tomb clash

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 16:07
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia
related places: Jakarta

Violent clashes at a Muslim cleric's tomb in the Indonesian capital Jakarta leave at least one dead and dozens injured, say reports.
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In pictures

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 16:51
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia
related places: Jakarta

Jakarta protests over tomb turn bloody
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Four Darfur peacekeepers abducted

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 17:36
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Four peacekeepers with the joint UN-AU mission in Sudan's Darfur region have been kidnapped, the mission spokesman says.
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Terreblanche 'self-defence' claim

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 18:14
related countries: South Africa South Africa

A South African farm worker accused of murdering Eugene Terreblanche acted in self-defence, his lawyer says.
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Nigeria police lose in sect case

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 18:19
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

A Nigerian court finds the police guilty of the extra-judicial killing of the father-in-law of an Islamic sect leader.
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Dutch nurse acquitted of killings

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 18:36
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

A Dutch nurse convicted of murder over the deaths of seven patients is acquitted after spending six years in jail.
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Danish eco-hotel in 'meals for wheels' pedalpower offer

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 18:42
related countries: Denmark Denmark

A Danish hotel offers a free meal to any guest who is able to produce electricity for the hotel on an exercise bike attached to a generator.
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Hundreds die in west China quake

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 19:26
related countries: China China
related places: Qinghai

Nearly 600 people die and thousands more are injured as a quake hits China's remote Qinghai province, officials say.
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Karadzic 'urged ethnic attacks'

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 20:38
related countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

A witness at the war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic says he called for Muslim homes to be attacked.
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At least 100 dead in India storm

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 21:18
related countries: India India
related places: At

At least 100 people die in a powerful storm that ravages the border of India and Bangladesh, officials say.
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Kaczynski burial plan causes row

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 21:23
related countries: Poland Poland

A row erupts over the decision to bury late Polish President Lech Kaczynski in a cathedral normally reserved for kings and heroes.
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Ex-Jerusalem mayor held for graft

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 21:31
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli police arrest the former mayor of Jerusalem in connection with a bribery scandal linked to associates of ex-PM Ehud Olmert.
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Iran needs 'six years for bomb'

Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 23:18
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

The United States military says Iran would need between four and six years to produce a usable atomic bomb.
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Wednesday 14th of April 2010, 23:33
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK and northern Europe could be hit by more cold winters as a result of low solar activity, say researchers.
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