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Christmas already at London store

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 0:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The festive season has come even earlier to London's Oxford Street, with the opening of a Christmas shop at department store Selfridges.
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State 'can challenge health law'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 0:57
related countries: United States United States
related places: Virginia

Virginia can challenge in court the constitutionality of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law, a federal judge rules.
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US state 'can challenge health law'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 0:57
related countries: United States United States
related places: Virginia

Virginia can challenge in court the constitutionality of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law, a federal judge rules.
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Sheen gets rehab for wife assault

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 1:25
related countries: United States United States

US actor Charlie Sheen is given 30 days in a rehabilitation centre after pleading guilty to assault in a domestic abuse case.
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Sheen gets rehab for wife assault

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 1:25
related countries: United States United States

US actor Charlie Sheen is given 30 days in a rehabilitation centre after pleading guilty to assault in a domestic abuse case.
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Obama confirms pullout from Iraq

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 1:31
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

US President Barack Obama confirms the end of all combat operations in Iraq from the end of the month, in a speech to disabled veterans.
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Obama confirms pullout from Iraq

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 1:31
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

US President Barack Obama confirms the end of all combat operations in Iraq from the end of the month, in a speech to disabled veterans.
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'Jaws' causes frisson at a US beach

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 2:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Home

Home video taken at Seaside Park Beach in New Jersey in the US shows a shark causing a furore by coming ashore briefly before turning away and returning to open seas.
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'Jaws' causes frisson at a US beach

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 2:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Home

Home video taken at Seaside Park Beach in New Jersey in the US shows a shark causing a furore by coming ashore briefly before turning away and returning to open seas.
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Dispersant 'no more toxic' than oil

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 2:05
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

The dispersant used after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill is no more toxic than oil alone, the US Environmental Protection Agency says.
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Dispersant 'no more toxic' than oil

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 2:05
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

The dispersant used after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill is no more toxic than oil alone, the US Environmental Protection Agency says.
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Asia 'spurs Brazil shark kills'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 4:35
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Botswana Botswana

An environmental group accuses a Brazilian company of killing almost 300,000 sharks to meet Asian demand for shark fin soup.
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Asia 'spurs Brazil shark kills'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 4:35
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Botswana Botswana

An environmental group accuses a Brazilian company of killing almost 300,000 sharks to meet Asian demand for shark fin soup.
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Pakistan killing sparks violence

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 4:44
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

A member of the Sindh provincial assembly is shot dead at a mosque in the Pakistani city of Karachi, sparking outbreaks of violence.
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Pakistan killing sparks violence

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 4:44
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

A member of the Sindh provincial assembly is shot dead at a mosque in the Pakistani city of Karachi, sparking outbreaks of violence.
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Tokyo's 'oldest woman' is missing

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 4:52
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

Japanese officials discover that Tokyo's oldest woman has been missing for decades - just days after they found that the supposed oldest man had been dead for years.
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Tokyo's 'oldest woman' is missing

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 4:52
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

Japanese officials discover that Tokyo's oldest woman has been missing for decades - just days after they found that the supposed oldest man had been dead for years.
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Oil spill 'largest in US history'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:09
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

US government scientists have said around 4.9 million barrels of oil leaked from an oil well in the Gulf of Mexico before it was capped last month, making it the largest accidental oil spill in history.
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Oil spill 'largest in US history'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:09
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

US government scientists have said around 4.9 million barrels of oil leaked from an oil well in the Gulf of Mexico before it was capped last month, making it the largest accidental oil spill in history.
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Pakistan's president in UK visit

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:12
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The president of Pakistan is to arrive in the UK on Tuesday amidst a diplomatic row between the two countries.
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Pakistan's president in UK visit

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:12
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The president of Pakistan is to arrive in the UK on Tuesday amidst a diplomatic row between the two countries.
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Pakistan flood victims plead for help

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:14
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Anger is growing in north-west Pakistan as people hit by the worst floods in a generation claim the government is failing to provide enough emergency assistance.
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Pakistan flood victims plead for help

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:14
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Anger is growing in north-west Pakistan as people hit by the worst floods in a generation claim the government is failing to provide enough emergency assistance.
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Talks on Philippine airline row

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:52
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Government officials in the Philippines hold emergency talks with the national airline to stop an exodus of pilots in search of better pay.
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Talks on Philippine airline row

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 5:52
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Government officials in the Philippines hold emergency talks with the national airline to stop an exodus of pilots in search of better pay.
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Kenya's prepares for vote on constitution

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 6:43
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Eighteen thousand police officers are being deployed to a potential trouble spot ahead of a vote on Kenya's constitution.
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Kenya's prepares for vote on constitution

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 6:43
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Eighteen thousand police officers are being deployed to a potential trouble spot ahead of a vote on Kenya's constitution.
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Twelve die in Siberia plane crash

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 6:44
related countries: Russia Russia

A turboprop plane crashes as it comes in to land in northern Siberia, killing 12 people, the Russian authorities say.
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Twelve die in Siberia plane crash

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 6:44
related countries: Russia Russia

A turboprop plane crashes as it comes in to land in northern Siberia, killing 12 people, the Russian authorities say.
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Pakistan renews flood rescue bid

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 6:59
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistani rescue teams try to reach tens of thousands of people cut off by devasting floods which are now estimated to have affected three million people.
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Pakistan renews flood rescue bid

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 6:59
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistani rescue teams try to reach tens of thousands of people cut off by devastating floods which are now estimated to have affected three million people.
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Scores die after Karachi MP shot

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:10
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

At least 35 people are dead in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi in violence which erupted after an MP was shot dead at a funeral in a mosque.
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Scores die after Karachi MP shot

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:10
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

At least 35 people are dead in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi in violence which erupted after an MP was shot dead at a funeral in a mosque.
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Bond screenwriter Mankiewicz dies

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:14
related countries: United States United States

American screenwriter Tom Mankiewicz, whose credits included several James Bond films, dies from cancer at the age of 68.
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Bond screenwriter Mankiewicz dies

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:14
related countries: United States United States

American screenwriter Tom Mankiewicz, whose credits included several James Bond films, dies from cancer at the age of 68.
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N Korea warns on Yellow Sea drill

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:17
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea
related places: Seoul

North Korea promises "strong physical retaliation" over Seoul's anti-submarine drills near the disputed Yellow Sea border.
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N Korea warns on Yellow Sea drill

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:17
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea
related places: Seoul

North Korea promises "strong physical retaliation" over Seoul's anti-submarine drills near the disputed Yellow Sea border.
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Deficit is key, say PM and Clegg

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:18
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The prime minister and his deputy write a joint letter to cabinet colleagues to remind them that reducing the deficit is the "most urgent issue facing Britain".
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Pakistan president due in London

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:20
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari is to arrive in London later amid domestic fury over comments made by Prime Minister David Cameron.
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Pakistan president due in London

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:20
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari is to arrive in London later amid domestic fury over comments made by Prime Minister David Cameron.
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BP gears up to halt 'worst spill'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:29
related countries: United States United States
related places: Gulf

The US government says the Gulf oil spill is the biggest accidental leak ever, as BP prepares an operation to permanently seal its well.
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BP gears up to halt 'worst spill'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:29
related countries: United States United States
related places: Gulf

The US government says the Gulf oil spill is the biggest leak ever, as BP prepares an operation to permanently seal its well.
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Schumacher 'sorry' for manoeuvre

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:44
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Michael Schumacher says he is "sorry" if Rubens Barrichello felt he was put in danger by his blocking move at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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Schumacher 'sorry' for manoeuvre

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 7:44
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Michael Schumacher says he is "sorry" if Rubens Barrichello felt he was put in danger by his blocking move at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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Remains of St John the Baptist 'found'

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 8:20
related countries: Bulgaria Bulgaria

Bone fragments of St John the Baptist appear to have been found on Sveti Ivan Island near Bulgaria's southern Black Sea.
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Deficit is key, say PM and Clegg

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 8:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The prime minister and his deputy write a joint letter to cabinet colleagues to remind them that reducing the deficit is the "most urgent issue facing Britain".
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Shot Paraguay star suffers memory loss

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 8:33
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay

Paraguayan footballer Salvador Cabanas who survived a gunshot to the head tells investigators he remembers little of the shooting.
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In a Pakistan town as more rain hits

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 10:39
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Renewed rain has been hampering relief efforts after floods in Pakistan which have killed at least 1,500 people and left tens of thousands cut off.
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Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 16:47
related countries: Togo Togo, Angola Angola

Angola sentences four human rights activists for reported links with a separatist group which carried out an attack on the Togolese football team in January.
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Kashmir protesters defy curfew

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 21:22
related countries: India India

Violence has continued in Indian-administered Kashmir, with thousands of people defying a curfew to attend funerals for the dead.
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Saudis announce Blackberry ban

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 21:36
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

The authorities in Saudi Arabia tell telecoms firms to block the messenger function on Blackberry handsets from Friday.
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Zimbabwe attacks Western envoys

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 22:18
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe demands apologies from three Western diplomats for walking out of a burial ceremony for President Mugabe's sister.
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Nasrallah accuses Israel on ex-PM

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 23:16
related countries: Israel Israel, Lebanon Lebanon

Hezbollah chief Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah accuses Israel of being behind the 2005 assassination of ex-Lebanese PM Rafik Hariri.
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Church vs state

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 23:17
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Sex education plan sparks row in the Philippines
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Ecuador in Amazon drilling pledge

Tuesday 3rd of August 2010, 23:51
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador

Ecuador promises not to drill for oil in a pristine Amazon reserve in return for $3.6bn (£2.26bn) from donor countries.
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