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Hunt for missing after US floods

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 0:16
related countries: United States United States
related places: Arkansas

Rescuers in the US state of Arkansas search for dozens of people missing after deadly floods, which left 18 dead.
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Strong quake hits Indian islands

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 5:12
related countries: Indian Ocean Indian Ocean, India India

A 7.5 earthquake strikes near the Nicobar Islands in the Indian Ocean, but tsunami warnings are later cancelled.
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Slovak opposition 'wins' election

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 5:54
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

A centre-right coalition wins a majority in Slovakia, but the prime minister says he will still try to form a new government.
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Pakistan spy agency accused over Taliban

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 11:05
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Taliban

Pakistan's ISI intelligence agency gives the Afghan Taliban far greater backing than previously thought, a report says.
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Shoot-to-kill in south Kyrgyzstan

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 11:06
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan's interim government gives shoot-to-kill powers to security forces after nearly 80 deaths in ethnic violence.
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Fear and shock

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 14:51
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

Ethnic Uzbeks beg for help after Kyrgyzstan clashes
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Deadly bus crash in Philippines

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 15:40
related countries: Philippines Philippines, Pakistan Pakistan, Iran Iran

At least 13 people die in the central Philippines as a bus carrying Iranian and Pakistani tourists plunges into a ravine.
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UK and US ambassadors to go Dutch after football bet

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 15:44
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

A transatlantic bet between the UK and US ambassadors over the result of the England v USA game means they will have to pay for their own meals
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China pay rises

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 15:59
related countries: China China

Is the era of cheap Chinese labour almost over?
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UK armed forces chief to quit early

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 16:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's most senior military officer will step down in the autumn, before the end of his term in April 2011.
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Raw deal

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 16:30
related countries: France France

Mystery plague stalks French oyster farms
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UK considered barring N Korea from 1966 World Cup

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 17:05
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The government considered denying North Korea visas to attend the 1966 World Cup, official documents have revealed.
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Gunmen attack Iraqi central bank

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 17:37
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

An attack on the Iraqi Central Bank building in Baghdad killed 15 people and leaves more than 50 injured.
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Thousands flee Kyrgyzstan unrest

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 17:51
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

Escalating ethnic violence in Kyrgyzstan that has killed nearly 100 people prompts tens of thousands to flee to Uzbekistan.
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Ghana hero Gyan dedicates goal to all Africa

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 18:27
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Ghana match-winner Asamoah Gyan dedicates his decisive strike against Serbia to the whole of Africa.
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Obama 'not anti-British' over BP

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 18:59
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: London

President Obama's comments about the BP oil spill are not "anti-British", the US ambassador to London says.
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Canadian GP as it happened

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 19:31
related countries: Canada Canada, Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Montreal

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian Grand Prix from team-mate Jenson Button.
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Arab chief meets Hamas in Gaza

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 19:56
related countries: Israel Israel

The Arab League chief visits Hamas-held Gaza for the first time, adding to pressure on Israel to lift its blockade.
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Lab-grown liver transplant hope

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 20:19
related countries: United States United States

US scientists create working liver grafts in the lab, and say the research could one day allow the growth of livers for transplant.
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Slovak PM bids to form coalition

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 20:38
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

The centre-right opposition wins Slovak elections, but the left-wing PM gets the first chance to form a new government.
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Schumacher escapes Massa penalty

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 21:01
related countries: Canada Canada

Mercedes driver Michael Schumacher will not be punished for his part in an incident with Ferrari's Felipe Massa during the Canadian Grand Prix.
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Five killed in Kenyan rally crush

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 21:37
related countries: Kenya Kenya
related places: Nairobi

Five die in a stampede following an explosion at a rally in Nairobi organised by groups opposed to a new Kenyan constitution.
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South Africa crush poor West Indies

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 22:02
related countries: Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago

South Africa wrap up the first Test against West Indies late on the fourth day with a 163-run win in Trinidad.
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Asteroid mission returns to Earth

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 23:41
related countries: Japan Japan

A capsule thought to contain the first samples grabbed from the surface of an asteroid returns to Earth.
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Swiss man home from Libyan prison

Sunday 13th of June 2010, 23:58
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, Libya Libya

Swiss businessman Max Goeldi, at the centre of a long-running row, arrives back home after being released from a Libyan jail.
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