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What happend on June 6th 2010

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Bangladesh lifts Facebook block

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 4:39
related countries: United States United States, Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh unblocks Facebook after officials say the website agreed to remove caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad.
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Obama greets new Japanese leader

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 5:31
related countries: Japan Japan, United States United States

Barack Obama telephones Japan's new leader Naoto Kan to pledge co-operation, amid tensions over a US military base.
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BP's cap 'funnels 6,000 barrels'

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 7:23
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

BP's latest effort to stem the Gulf of Mexico oil spill captured 6,000 barrels in 24 hours, a US official says, raising hopes of success.
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US porn actor in cliff-fall death

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 7:57
related countries: United States United States

An American porn-film actor, wanted by police for murder, falls to his death after a day-long stand-off with police.
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DR Congo police chief suspended

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 8:42
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The head of police in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been suspended following the death of an activist, officials say.
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Shot on sight

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 10:10
related countries: Israel Israel

The Africans risking it all to cross into Israel
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Live - England v Bangladesh

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 11:50
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

England run through Bangladesh after enforcing the follow-on against Bangladesh on day three at Old Trafford.
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Behind the wire

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 11:54
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel's raid puts Gaza blockade back in spotlight
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Indian film gets Bollywood awards

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 12:26
related countries: India India, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

The Indian hit comedy 3 Idiots sweeps Bollywood awards at a ceremony in Sri Lanka boycotted by the Tamil Nadu film industry.
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Live - French Open men's final

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 12:45
related countries: France France

World number two Rafael Nadal is up against 2009 nemesis Robin Soderling as he targets his fifth French Open title.
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Germany looks to rein in budget

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 13:35
related countries: Germany Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds a two-day cabinet meeting to come up with a savings plan for the country's budget.
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Israel deports Gaza aid activists

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 13:44
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel deports several activists detained after trying to sail an aid ship to Gaza in defiance of Israel's blockade.
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Egyptian-Israeli marriage ruling

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 14:05
related countries: Egypt Egypt, Israel Israel
related places: Cairo

A Cairo court upholds a ruling urging the cabinet to consider revoking the citizenship of Egyptian men married to Israelis.
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Afghans to hold prisoner review

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 15:00
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghan President Hamid Karzai orders a review of the cases of every Taliban suspect held in the country's prisons.
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Ruthless England seal innings win

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 15:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Bangladesh Bangladesh

England secure a 2-0 series whitewash over Bangladesh after winning the second Test at Old Trafford by an innings and 80 runs.
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In pictures

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 15:26
related countries: Poland Poland

Polish priest's beatification draws thousands
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Fans injured in SA stadium crush

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 15:51
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Twelve people are injured and one policeman seriously hurt in a crush outside a South African ground hosting a World Cup warm-up game.
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Nadal powers to fifth French Open title

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 16:01
related countries: France France

Rafael Nadal beats Robin Soderling in straight sets to win his fifth French Open title and regain the world number one ranking.
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Terror charge for men held at JFK

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 17:21
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Two men arrested at New York's JFK airport are charged with conspiring to commit an act of international terrorism in Somalia.
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Slovenes back Croatia border deal

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 19:40
related countries: Croatia Croatia

Slovenes vote to accept an agreement on a border dispute with Croatia in a national referendum.
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BP cap catches '10,000 barrels'

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 22:16
related countries: Mexico Mexico

BP's latest bid to cap a ruptured well in the Gulf of Mexico is now capturing more than half the estimated leak, it tells the BBC.
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US mulls new North Korea measures

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 22:19
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The US says it is considering "additional options" to hold North Korea accountable for the sinking of a South Korean warship.
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Israel 'to reject raid inquiry'

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 22:25
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States
related places: Gaza

Israel will reject a proposed international investigation into its deadly raid on a Gaza aid flotilla, its ambassador to the US says.
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Fans injured in SA stadium crush

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 22:32
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Football fans are hurt in a crush outside a South African ground hosting a game between Nigeria and North Korea.
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World Cup 2010 insured for $9bn

Sunday 6th of June 2010, 23:25
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The 2010 World Cup in South Africa has been insured for more than £6.2bn, according to Lloyd's of London.
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