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Fidel Castro appears on Cuban TV

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 2:16
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuban ex-President Fidel Castro make his first TV appearance in 11 months in an interview focusing on foreign affairs.
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US criticises Swiss ruling on Polanski

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 4:51
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, United States United States
related places: California

The US criticises Switzerland's decision not to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski, who faces sex charges in California.
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'More poor' in India than Africa

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 5:18
related countries: India India

Eight Indian states account for more poor people than in the 26 poorest African countries combined, a new measure of global poverty finds.
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Fidel Castro appears on Cuban TV

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 5:33
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuba ex-President Fidel Castro has made his first TV appearance in 11 months in an interview focusing on foreign affairs.
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Spain return to rapturous welcome

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 6:30
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Spain's victorious World Cup squad return to Madrid amid scenes of joyous celebration in the capital city.
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Call for Kashmir deaths inquiry

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 6:55
related countries: India India

Political parties in Indian-administered Kashmir demand an inquiry into the killing of civilian protesters by security forces.
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Gillard condemns Fiji expulsion

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 7:04
related countries: Australia Australia, Fiji Fiji, Aruba Aruba

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard calls Fiji's expulsion of Australia's top diplomat "uncalled for and of grave concern".
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Infosys suffers fall in profits

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 7:12
related countries: India India

Indian outsourcing giant Infosys reports a fall in profits but remains upbeat despite concerns over European demand.
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Joy into sorrow

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 7:15
related countries: Uganda Uganda

Twin blasts shatter Uganda's World Cup party
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Mexico baseball halted by gunfire

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 7:52
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Professional baseball players run for cover after gunfire erupts during a game in a Mexican stadium.
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Watchdog in Taliban talks warning

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 8:11
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The Afghan government's attempts to seek reconciliation with Taliban may harm the rights of women, a rights group warns.
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Police 'review' Gibson allegation

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 8:16
related countries: United States United States
related places: Gibson, Hollywood

US police say they are evaluating claims that Hollywood star Mel Gibson allegedly hit his ex-girlfriend.
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Landslides hit south-west China

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 8:44
related countries: China China

At least 17 people have been killed and dozens more are missing after a series of landslides in south-west China, state media says.
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Sarkozy dismisses donation claims

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 8:44
related countries: France France

President Sarkozy of France goes on TV to reject accusations that he received illegal donations from the country's richest woman.
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Zimbabwe diamond activist bailed

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 9:08
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

A Zimbabwe courts frees on bail a human rights activist accused of giving false information about the diamond trade.
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Moody's downgrades Portugal debt

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 9:20
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Ratings agency Moody's downgrades Portugal's sovereign debt citing its public finances and weak growth prospects.
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MS Dhoni signs huge rights deal

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 9:35
related countries: India India

Cricketer MS Dhoni signs what correspondents say is the biggest marketing deal ever made by an Indian sportsman.
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N Korea postpones talks with US

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:22
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

North Korea postpones talks scheduled with the US-led UN Command about the sinking of a South Korean warship in March.
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Three die in New Mexico shooting

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:22
related countries: United States United States
related places: New Mexico

An armed man opens fire in an office building in the US state of New Mexico, killing two people before shooting himself.
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French retirement age rise backed

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:28
related countries: France France

The French government approves a controversial draft law that would raise the retirement age from 60 to 62.
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'More poor' in India than Africa

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:32
related countries: India India

Eight Indian states account for more poor people than in the 26 poorest African countries, a new measure of global poverty finds.
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Crocodile gets snappy as drunk Australian tries to take a ride

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:43
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

A drunk man in Australia survives being bitten by a huge salt water crocodile after he climbed into its enclosure and tried to ride it.
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Greece enjoys debt sale success

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:53
related countries: Greece Greece

Greece successfully sells government bonds in its first return to the money markets since its huge bailout.
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Greece enjoys debt sale success

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 10:53
related countries: Greece Greece

Greece successfully sells government bonds in its first return to the money markets since May's emergency loan.
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BP installs new cap on oil well

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 11:16
related countries: Mexico Mexico

BP places an improved cap on a ruptured Gulf of Mexico well, raising hopes that all leaking oil could soon be captured.
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Should France ban the full veil?

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 11:28
related countries: France France

France's lower house of parliament has approved a ban on wearing the Islamic full veil in public. Is this right?
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'Suicide vest' found in Uganda

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 11:53
related countries: Uganda Uganda

An unexploded suicide vest is found in Uganda and a number of arrests made after Sunday's blasts, officials say.
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Israel admits flotilla 'mistakes'

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 12:08
related countries: Israel Israel

An Israeli military probe into the naval raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla says mistakes were made at a senior level.
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Police 'review' Mel Gibson claim

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 13:26
related countries: United States United States
related places: Hollywood

US police say they are evaluating claims that Hollywood star Mel Gibson allegedly hit his ex-girlfriend.
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Crocodile gets snappy as drunk Australian tries to take a ride

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 13:35
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

A drunk man in Australia survives being bitten by a huge salt water crocodile after he climbed into its enclosure and tried to ride it.
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Cuban dissidents arrive in Spain

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 13:53
related countries: Cuba Cuba, Spain Spain

The first seven of 52 political prisoners Cuba has agreed to release and send into exile are now in Spain with their families.
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Cuban dissidents arrive in Spain

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 13:53
related countries: Cuba Cuba, Spain Spain
related places: Havana

The first seven of 52 political prisoners Cuba has agreed to release and send into exile are now in Spain with their families.
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Landslides hit south-west China

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 14:13
related countries: China China

At least 17 people have been killed and dozens more are missing after a series of landslides in south-west China.
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China web filter hit by problems

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 14:21
related countries: China China

China's controversial Green Dam software project to filter internet content could be on the brink of collapse, reports say.
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'Abducted' Iranian surfaces in US

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 14:24
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United States United States
related places: Washington

A nuclear scientist at the centre of a US-Iran abduction row takes refuge in the Iranian section of Pakistan's US embassy.
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US trade deficit at 18-month high

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 14:46
related countries: United States United States

The US trade deficit widens to its highest level in 18 months, driven by demand for imported cars, computers and clothing.
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East Jerusalem homes demolished

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 15:05
related countries: Israel Israel

The Israeli authorities have used bulldozers to demolish three buildings in occupied East Jerusalem.
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Schleck grabs lead as Evans toils

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 15:25
related countries: France France
related places: Evans

Andy Schleck takes over the yellow jersey after a punishing stage nine of the Tour de France, which leaves Cadel Evans' victory hopes in tatters.
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East Jerusalem homes demolished

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 15:27
related countries: Israel Israel

The Israeli authorities have used bulldozers to demolish three buildings in occupied East Jerusalem.
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Borders agrees to sell Paperchase

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 15:28
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

US book retailer Borders agrees to sell UK-based stationery group Paperchase for $31m to help reduce its debt.
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MS Dhoni signs huge rights deal

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 15:57
related countries: India India

Cricketer MS Dhoni signs what correspondents say is the biggest marketing deal ever made by an Indian sportsman.
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French MPs vote to ban full veil

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:04
related countries: France France

A controversial ban on wearing the Islamic full veil in public is overwhelmingly passed in France's lower house.
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French MPs vote to ban full veil

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:04
related countries: France France

A controversial ban on wearing the Islamic full veil in public is overwhelmingly passed in France's lower house, the National Assembly.
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Italy arrests 'top mafia boss'

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:16
related countries: Italy Italy

A suspected Italian mob boss is among at least 300 people arrested in connection with alleged mafia activity in Italy.
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Churches call for Sudan to split

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:30
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Senior religious leaders in south Sudan call on people to vote for independence in next year's referendum.
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'Molasses' poured in BP protest

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:38
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

An oil-like substance is poured around one of the British Museum's statues by activists urging it to stop its sponsorship by BP.
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Churches call for Sudan to split

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:42
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Religious leaders in south Sudan have called on people to vote for independence in a referendum to be held January next year.
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UK soldiers killed 'by rogue Afghan'

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 16:49
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

David Cameron says UK and Afghan troops should continue to work together, after an Afghan soldier killed three British servicemen.
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Iran scientist 'free to leave US'

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 17:26
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

The US insists that an Iranian nuclear scientist who has turned up in the country is there voluntarily and is free to leave.
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Russian spy loses UK citizenship

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 17:36
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Anna Chapman, one of the Russian spies deported from the United States, is deprived of her British citizenship.
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French MPs vote to ban full veil

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 18:07
related countries: France France

France has moved a step closer to banning women from covering their face with an Islamic veil.
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Australia pegged back by Pakistan

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 18:40
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Australia Australia

Pakistan fight back to restrict Australia to 229-9 on a truncated opening day of the first Test at Lord's.
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Cuban exiles speak out from Spain

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 20:09
related countries: Cuba Cuba, Spain Spain

The first seven of 52 freed Cuban political prisoners speak of continuing "the struggle" after flying to Spain with their families.
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Ref Webb defends World Cup final display

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 20:40
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Spain Spain

Referee Howard Webb says he has no regrets over his handling of Sunday's ill-tempered World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands in which he handed out one red and 14 yellow cards.
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In pictures

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 20:46
related countries: Cuba Cuba, Spain Spain

First dissidents freed by Cuba arrive in Spain
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Strong demand boosts Intel profit

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 21:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: June

US chipmaker Intel reports bumper profits for April to June in what it describes as its "best" quarterly results.
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Yemeni released from Guantanamo

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 22:08
related countries: Yemen Yemen

A Yemeni man held at Guantanamo for eight years is sent home after a judge ruled he had no connection to al-Qaeda.
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Yemeni released from Guantanamo

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 22:08
related countries: Yemen Yemen

A Yemeni man held at Guantanamo for eight years is sent home after a judge ruled he had no connection to al-Qaeda.
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Police charged in Katrina deaths

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 22:10
related countries: United States United States

Six New Orleans police officers are charged in connection with an inquiry into the shooting of civilians after Hurricane Katrina.
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Nigeria main oil firm 'insolvent'

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 22:47
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigeria's huge state oil firm is insolvent with massive debts, a cabinet minister says - as the firm blames the government.
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US media swearing ban thrown out

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 23:56
related countries: United States United States

A US appeals court throws out a government policy banning the broadcasting of profanity, ruling the law is unconstitutional.
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Planning an exit

Tuesday 13th of July 2010, 23:58
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Attacks by Afghan soldiers pose Nato problems
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