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What happend on June 28th 2010

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Michael Jackson glove sells for $190,000

Monday 28th of June 2010, 0:06
related countries: United States United States

A crystal-studded glove belonging to the late pop star Michael Jackson has sold at a US auction for $190,000 (£126,000).
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Colombia assembly leader attacked

Monday 28th of June 2010, 0:27
related countries: Colombia Colombia
related places: Medellin

Gunmen seriously injure the president of the assembly in the Colombian city of Medellin.
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Bryant's Australia

Monday 28th of June 2010, 1:05
related countries: Australia Australia

Game on - Julia Gillard gets down to business
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Australia's PM picks 'stable' cabinet

Monday 28th of June 2010, 6:03
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's new PM, Julia Gillard, appoints a cabinet with few changes, saying her focus is on stability.
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Six die in Venezuela prison riot

Monday 28th of June 2010, 6:43
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela
related places: Caracas

Six people die and another 15 are injured during a riot in a Venezuelan prison near Caracas, officials say.
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A pub and 18 houses on offer in New Zealand mountain village sale

Monday 28th of June 2010, 7:00
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Otira

Owners of a southern New Zealand village, Otira, say bids to buy it are coming in from far and wide.
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CIA defends Blackwater contract

Monday 28th of June 2010, 7:22
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The CIA director defends a $100m Afghan contract for the controversial security company formerly known as Blackwater.
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Mexican singer El Shaka shot dead

Monday 28th of June 2010, 7:52
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Mexican singer Sergio Vega, known as El Shaka, who sang about drugs, is shot dead hours after denying he had been killed.
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Kyrgyzstan 'backs reform plans'

Monday 28th of June 2010, 7:58
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

Voters in Kyrgyzstan back a new constitution giving parliament more power, but Russia's president expresses concerns.
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Canada signs India nuclear deal

Monday 28th of June 2010, 8:23
related countries: Canada Canada, India India

India and Canada sign an agreement to co-operate in developing civilian nuclear energy.
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Piggy-in-middle

Monday 28th of June 2010, 9:01
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli pig-rearing kibbutz draws religious ire
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N Korea warns of nuclear advance

Monday 28th of June 2010, 9:14
related countries: United States United States, North Korea North Korea, China China

North Korea says it will introduce a new nuclear deterrent, hours after the US urged China to act over the warship issue.
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Shalit's parents begin long march

Monday 28th of June 2010, 9:49
related countries: Israel Israel

The parents of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit begin a long march to Jerusalem to press for his release, four years after his capture.
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Many dead in Pakistan truck blast

Monday 28th of June 2010, 9:53
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Hyderabad

At least 18 people are killed in an accidental explosion in the southern Pakistani city of Hyderabad, police say.
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Gaza gunmen 'set UN camp on fire'

Monday 28th of June 2010, 9:55
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Masked gunmen attack a summer camp being set up for children in the Gaza Strip, UN officials say, burning tents and equipment.
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Arrests for Rwanda reporter death

Monday 28th of June 2010, 10:00
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda

Police in Rwanda make two arrests over the killing of a reporter last week - and say it was a revenge attack.
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Church seething

Monday 28th of June 2010, 10:05
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Belgian 'paedophile priest' raids anger the Vatican
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SA air crew 'found with drugs'

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:01
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A South African Airways crew member is arrested in the UK allegedly with 3kg (6.6lbs) of cocaine strapped to her body.
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Bubbling up

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:01
related countries: United States United States
related places: Small

Small breweries breaking tradition in US beer capital
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Mexican male fish sports sexy 'moustache'

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:02
related countries: Maldives Maldives, Mexico Mexico
related places: Male

Male molly fish in Mexico wear a sexy moustache that makes them more attractive to females, scientists discover.
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New rules threaten top Fiji daily

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:06
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Fiji's military leaders introduce tough new foreign ownership rules - potentially forcing the top daily to close.
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Israeli plane barred from Turkey

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:19
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Israel Israel

Turkey blocked an Israeli military flight from Turkish airspace, in apparent retaliation for Israel's raid on a Gaza aid convoy.
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Norwegians killed in Afghanistan

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:22
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Norway Norway

Four Norwegian soldiers in Afghanistan are killed by a roadside bomb, Norway's defence ministry says.
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Crumbling trust

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:27
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

Borders lie at root of Kyrgyzstan's ethnic tensions
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G20 agrees deficit cuts by 2013

Monday 28th of June 2010, 11:56
related countries: Canada Canada

Leaders at the G20 summit in Canada agree the richest members will halve their budget deficits within three years.
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FA waits to make Capello decision

Monday 28th of June 2010, 12:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fabio Capello will have to wait another two weeks to find out if he will remain as England manager after the team's World Cup exit.
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Foreign monitors back Kyrgyz vote

Monday 28th of June 2010, 12:59
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

International observers say Kyrgyzstan's referendum on a new constitution was largely transparent and peaceful.
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New Zealand to ban prison smoking

Monday 28th of June 2010, 13:16
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand is to ban smoking in prisons from 1 July 2011, but critics say that the ban will make jails more dangerous.
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Czech president appoints new PM

Monday 28th of June 2010, 13:24
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

Czech President Vaclav Klaus appoints centre-right Civic Democrat Petr Necas as the country's new prime minister.
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Two dead in Kashmir disturbances

Monday 28th of June 2010, 14:12
related countries: India India

Police in Indian-administered Kashmir kill two protesters in the latest of a series of violent clashes.
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US Senate veteran Byrd dies

Monday 28th of June 2010, 14:42
related countries: United States United States
related places: Congress

Democratic US Senator Robert Byrd, the longest-serving member of Congress, dies aged 92.
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Tycoon trio set to buy Le Monde

Monday 28th of June 2010, 14:50
related countries: France France

An unlikely trio of tycoons is set to take over the prestigious French newspaper Le Monde after a rival consortium said it was pulling out.
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BP oil spill costs reach $2.65bn

Monday 28th of June 2010, 15:31
related countries: Mexico Mexico

BP says its bill for the Gulf of Mexico oil leak has reached $2.65bn (£1.76bn), after rising $300m over the last three days.
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UK scrambles to keep 'dozen eggs'

Monday 28th of June 2010, 15:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK officials say they will defend food producers' right to label groceries by number, amid fears that the EU may consign "a dozen" eggs to history.
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Belgium Church abuse panel quits

Monday 28th of June 2010, 15:54
related countries: Belgium Belgium

A Catholic body investigating clerical sex abuse in Belgium resigns in protest at police raids, saying it was used as "bait".
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Burundi votes in one-choice poll

Monday 28th of June 2010, 15:57
related countries: Burundi Burundi

Turnout is reportedly low in Burundi, where a single candidate, President Nkurunziza, is standing in a presidential poll.
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Pirates seize Singapore ship

Monday 28th of June 2010, 16:15
related countries: China China, Somalia Somalia, Singapore Singapore

Pirates in the Gulf of Aden off the coast of Somalia capture a Singapore cargo ship with 19 Chinese crew on board.
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Scores buried by China landslide

Monday 28th of June 2010, 16:48
related countries: China China

At least 100 people are buried or trapped by a landslide triggered by heavy rain in south-west China, state media report.
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Total stops petrol sales to Iran

Monday 28th of June 2010, 16:51
related countries: France France, Iran Iran

French company Total says it has stopped petrol deliveries to Iran, amid growing pressure over Iran's nuclear programme.
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Noriega goes on trial in France

Monday 28th of June 2010, 17:33
related countries: France France, Panama Panama

France tries former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega for money-laundering, two months after his extradition from the US.
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Hunger fears grow in Sudan exodus

Monday 28th of June 2010, 19:46
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Thousands of Sudanese forced from their homes are heading for an area already severely hit by food shortages, it has emerged.
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Dunga expects Brazil improvement

Monday 28th of June 2010, 21:04
related countries: Chile Chile, Brazil Brazil

Brazil manager Dunga demands a significant improvement from his team, despite a 3-0 victory over Chile in the last 16.
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Van Marwijk defends Dutch style

Monday 28th of June 2010, 21:33
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Slovakia Slovakia

Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk defends his side's style of play after they beat Slovakia 2-1 to make the quarter-finals of the World Cup.
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US court nominee faces Senate

Monday 28th of June 2010, 21:51
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee, Elena Kagan, speaks at her Senate confirmation hearing.
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US Supreme Court extends gun rights

Monday 28th of June 2010, 21:59
related countries: United States United States

The US Supreme Court restricts the rights of state and city governments to enforce controls on gun ownership.
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McChrystal to retire from US Army

Monday 28th of June 2010, 23:57
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), United States United States

General Stanley McChrystal, who was fired last week by President Obama as the US commander in Afghanistan, is to leave the US Army.
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