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Broken promise

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 0:24
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Haiti's 'ghost' tent villages amid aid effort confusion
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Frozen conflict

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 0:49
related countries: Cyprus Cyprus

Cyprus is shackled by rituals of separation
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Hidden exiles

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 1:07
related countries: Kazakhstan Kazakhstan

Uzbek refugees in Kazakhstan wait for freedom
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Machu Picchu airlift is completed

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 3:01
related countries: Peru Peru
related places: Inca

The last of 4,000 tourists stranded at Machu Picchu after flooding are airlifted to safety by the Peruvian authorities.
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Argentina's top banker resigns

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 4:20
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Argentina's central bank chief Martin Redrado resigns after a bitter public row with the country's president.
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California's latest historical site is literally out of this world

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 5:20
related countries: United States United States
related places: California, Moon

California names the Apollo 11 landing site on the Moon as a state historical resource.
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Live - Serena v Henin

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 8:27
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Defending champion Serena Williams and former world number one Justine Henin go into a deciding set in the final of the Australian Open.
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Second Goa assault suspect held

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 8:34
related countries: India India, Russia Russia
related places: Mumbai, Goa

Mumbai police arrest a second man over an alleged sexual assault on a Russian girl of nine in the Indian resort region of Goa.
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Afghan Taliban deny talks with UN

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 9:56
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban deny reports that some of their members met UN special envoy Kai Eide to discuss peace.
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Gandhi ashes scattered into sea

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 10:46
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Some of Mahatma Gandhi's ashes, kept for decades by a family friend, are scattered into the Indian Ocean off South Africa.
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Serena seals fifth Aussie title

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 10:51
related countries: Belgium Belgium, Aruba Aruba

World number one Serena Williams beats Justine Henin in three sets to win her fifth Australian Open title.
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Court lifts Terry gag order

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 11:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England football captain John Terry is named as the sportsman behind a court injunction involving his private life.
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Tunisian journalist loses appeal

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 11:48
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia

A Tunisian journalist critical of the country's leader loses his appeal against a controversial six-month prison sentence.
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Life and limb

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 12:12
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Uncertain future for Haiti's 2,000 quake amputees
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Young in Yemen

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 12:16
related countries: Yemen Yemen

Street sellers and child brides - life for Yemen's children
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'My mission to help Haiti rebuild'

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 12:16
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Emilio San Pedro explains why he feels a personal call to help Haiti following the devastating earthquake in early January.
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Kazakh protest over Chinese lease

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 12:39
related countries: Kazakhstan Kazakhstan, China China
related places: Almaty

Several hundred people gather in Almaty to protest against a proposal to lease farmland in Kazakhstan to China.
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Iran tries 16 for recent protests

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 12:59
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran puts 16 people on trial over the Ashura Day opposition protests in December, when eight people were killed.
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Toyota recalls 'up to 1.8m' cars

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 13:05
related countries: United States United States

Toyota says it is recalling up to 1.8 million cars in Europe, including 220,000 in the UK, due to an accelerator problem.
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Peugeot follows Toyota car recall

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 13:34
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

Peugeot Citroen, Europe's second-biggest carmaker, is recalling cars made at a Czech plant with Toyota.
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Beckham lands US chat show role

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 14:00
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles, United States United States
related places: View

Victoria Beckham is to appear as a guest presenter on popular US daytime show The View.
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Togo given Africa Nations Cup ban

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 14:20
related countries: Togo Togo

Togo are banned from the next two Africa Cup of Nations following their withdrawal from this year's tournament.
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Lula 'perfect' after health tests

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 14:49
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Silva

Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva says he is in "perfect" condition following hospital tests for a health scare.
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Nigeria group 'ends Delta truce'

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 14:50
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, Niger Niger

A Nigerian militant group ends a ceasefire in the oil-rich Niger Delta, warning companies to prepare for an "all-out onslaught".
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Afghan translator kills two US soldiers

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 15:19
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States
related places: Friday

Two US soldiers who died in Afghanistan on Friday were shot dead by an Afghan interpreter, it has emerged.
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China hits back at US-Taiwan sale

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 15:46
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan, United States United States, China China

China announces a series of moves in retaliation for a US proposal to sell $6.4bn of weapons to Taiwan.
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China hits back at US-Taiwan sale

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 15:46
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan, United States United States, China China

China announces a series of moves in retaliation for a US proposal to sell $6.4bn of weapons to Taiwan.
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Rap stars to host Haiti concert

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 15:49
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Hip hop stars Sean "Diddy" Combs, Pharrell Williams and Queen Latifah are to host a two-hour concert and telethon for Haiti next month.
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WWI soldiers reburied in France

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 16:10
related countries: France France
related places: Fromelles

The first of 250 First World War soldiers who were killed in the 1916 Battle of Fromelles is reburied with full military honours.
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Blast hits Pakistani checkpoint

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 16:24
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

A suicide bomber kills 16 people at a market checkpoint in an area of north-western Pakistan declared militant-free last year.
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UK acts on student visa increase

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 17:22
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom, Bangladesh Bangladesh

The UK border agency temporarily suspends student visa applications from northern India, Nepal and Bangladesh after a jump in numbers.
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Yemen rebels in ceasefire offer

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 17:34
related countries: Yemen Yemen

Shia rebels in north Yemen say they will accept government ceasefire conditions if an army offensive against them stops.
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Should the US sell arms to Taiwan?

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 18:01
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan, United States United States

China has reacted angrily to a US proposal to sell $6.4bn of arms to Taiwan. Should the deal go ahead?
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US defends weapons sale to Taiwan

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 19:23
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan, United States United States, China China

The US defends a proposed $6.4bn weapons sale to Taiwan after China angrily announced a series of retaliatory moves.
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Russia announces Libya arms deal

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 19:36
related countries: Libya Libya, Russia Russia

Russia is to supply Libya with weapons to the value of $1.8bn, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin announces.
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US lottery winner was 'murdered'

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 19:41
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

The body of a former truck driver's assistant who won $17m in a lottery in 2006 is found buried under a concrete slab in a backyard in Florida.
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US lottery winner was 'murdered'

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 19:41
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

The dead body of a barely-literate lottery winner is found buried under a concrete slab in a backyard in Florida.
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Snow causes chaos on German roads

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 20:54
related countries: Germany Germany

Heavy snowfall causes traffic chaos across Germany with 300 accidents in one region alone and three deaths nationwide.
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'Progress' being made at NI talks

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 21:33
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Talks aimed at ending the devolution impasse in Northern Ireland have made "considerable progress", the UK government says.
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Orphan in limbo

Saturday 30th of January 2010, 23:41
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Lost paperwork hits Haitian child's adoption hopes
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