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Mind and body

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 0:34
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenya discovers the potential of Vinyasa yoga
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Pain in Spain

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 2:30
related countries: Spain Spain

Spaniards resist government austerity plan
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Honda hit by second China strike

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 5:59
related countries: China China

Honda halts production at two of its four car assembly factories in China after another strike by workers at a local parts supplier.
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S Korea postpones rocket launch

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 6:24
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea

South Korea delays the launch of a rocket to put a satellite into space due to fire safety problems, officials say.
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Ban demands credible Israel probe

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 6:48
related countries: Israel Israel

The UN secretary general makes second demand that Israel allow an international investigation into the Gaza flotilla raid.
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Major cocaine seizure in Gambia

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 8:26
related countries: The Gambia The Gambia

At least two tonnes of cocaine with a street value of some $1bn is seized in The Gambia, destined for Europe.
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Habla Spanglish?

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 9:42
related countries: United States United States

Second-generation US Hispanics get language boost
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China judges hurt in acid attack

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 10:20
related countries: China China

Two judges could partially lose their sight after being attacked with acid over a debt case in China, state media reports.
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Many killed in Indian bus crash

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 10:26
related countries: India India
related places: At

At least 30 people are killed and about 20 others injured as a bus ploughs into a tree in eastern India.
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Iniesta scan reveals minor injury

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 10:29
related countries: Poland Poland, Spain Spain
related places: Iniesta

Spain playmaker Andres Iniesta has a minor thigh injury, according to the national team doctor.
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UK threat to cut aid to UN bodies

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 10:40
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UN and other international bodies funded by the UK must prove they deliver results, it is announced.
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Drivers can still race - Red Bull

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 10:44
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner tells BBC Sport that Mark Webber and Sebastian Vettel will not be held back despite their collision at the Turkish Grand Prix.
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Pinochet row claims Chile envoy

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 10:46
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Chile Chile

The Chilean ambassador to Argentina resigns after praising the military rule of General Augusto Pinochet.
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Election guide

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 11:50
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

The new contenders for Dutch PM post
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UK immigrants face new rules

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 12:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK government is bringing forward new rules requiring many immigrants marrying UK citizens to learn English.
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Women big winners in US primaries

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 12:16
related countries: United States United States

Female candidates are the big winners in US primaries, where voters picked candidates for November's mid-term polls.
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French troops in Senegal pullout

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 12:38
related countries: Senegal Senegal, France France

France is closing its military bases in Senegal - 50 years after the independence of its former West Africa colony.
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Neglected legacy

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 13:05
related countries: Poland Poland

Prisoners help restore Poland's Jewish graveyards
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Memorials for British gun victims

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 13:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Thousands of people attend memorial services in northern England, a week after a guman shot dead 12 people.
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Iran faces 'toughest sanctions'

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 13:23
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

Iran faces its toughest sanctions over its nuclear policy, the US says, as the UN prepares to vote on the issue.
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US Congress looks into oil spill

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 13:46
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico
related places: Senate

US Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is to testify at a Senate hearing on offshore oil exploration safety, in the wake of a disastrous spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
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Primary myth

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 13:47
related countries: United States United States

US incumbents are under pressure - but not that much
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Joe Cole seeks start against US

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 14:15
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Joe Cole believes his experience could win him a place in the England team to face the United States in their World Cup opener on Saturday.
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Argentina v Nigeria - video, text commentary and stats

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 14:25
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria


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Djindjic accused held in Croatia

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 14:48
related countries: Croatia Croatia

A Serbian man sentenced in his absence to 30 years for his part in the killing of Serbian PM Zoran Djindjic is arrested in Croatia.
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Mexican boy killed at US border

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 14:53
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

Mexico demands a full inquiry after a youth is shot dead by a US agent near a border crossing between the two nations.
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Somali defence minister resigns

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 15:07
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Somalia's defence minister, who leads the fight against Islamist insurgents, resigns - a blow for the embattled interim president.
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Rajapaksa holds India meetings

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 15:23
related countries: India India, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
related places: Delhi

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa meets Indian leaders in Delhi during his first visit since his re-election earlier this year.
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Immigrant youths riot in Sweden

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 15:31
related countries: Sweden Sweden
related places: Stockholm

Youths in a mainly immigrant suburb of Stockholm rampage for a second night after being refused entry to a school dance.
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Nato convoy attacked in Pakistan

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 15:38
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Islamabad, Nato

Gunmen attack a Nato supply convoy just outside Pakistan's capital, killing seven people and setting vehicles on fire.
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Congo concern over arson attack

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 15:41
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Congolese ambassador to the UK tells the BBC opposition activists may have been behind an arson attack on his London home.
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Battling cartels

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:13
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Mexico's long struggle to win 'war on drugs'
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Mystery men

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:13
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The secretive world of N Korean football
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Reporters in SA gunpoint robbery

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:16
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Three foreign journalists covering the World Cup in South Africa are robbed at gunpoint, police say, amid concerns over security.
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EU urged to ban high-risk trading

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:20
related countries: France France, Germany Germany
related places: Eu

France and Germany urge the European Commission to impose an EU-wide ban on speculative trading known as naked short-selling.
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Are Iran's nuclear sanctions fair?

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:21
related countries: Iran Iran

The UN Security Council has voted in favour of fresh sanctions against Iran. Do you think these are necessary?
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Mexican father 'killed children'

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:23
related countries: Mexico Mexico

A Mexican father who claimed he had given his children away to pay a debt confesses to murdering them, police say.
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North Korea warns UN on ship row

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:25
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea
related places: Seoul

North Korea tells the UN it did not sink a South Korean warship, as Seoul installs propaganda loudspeakers along its border.
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Sri Lankan kissing couples held

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:28
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Police in two Sri Lankan towns detain nearly 200 young couples they accuse of indecent behaviour.
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'Woman splits' Malawi gay couple

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 16:40
related countries: Malawi Malawi

A gay couple whose jailing in Malawi sparked an international furore have split, as one moves in with a woman, reports say.
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Top prize for Swiss solar pioneer

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 17:45
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

The inventor of a low-cost solar cell that could create electricity generating windows has won the Millennium Technology Prize.
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Twelve on drugs trial in Gambia

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 17:45
related countries: The Gambia The Gambia

Twelve people go on trial for drugs trafficking in The Gambia, a day after a record $1bn cocaine seizure.
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Obama says Gaza 'unsustainable'

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 18:41
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama says the situation in Gaza is "unsustainable" and promises millions of dollars in new aid.
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US blames EU for Turkey 'drift'

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 18:45
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Israel Israel, United States United States

Turkey's growing hostility to Israel could be partly caused by its effective rejection by the EU, the US defence secretary says.
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Lucky escape for stowaway in private jet landing gear

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 19:08
related countries: Romania Romania, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A Romanian man who stowed away on a private jet flying to London survived the journey because the plane flew at a lower altitude than usual.
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Hostile fire downs Nato helicopter

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 20:33
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Four American soldiers are killed after their helicopter is shot down in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan, Nato says.
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UN approves new sanctions on Iran

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 21:11
related countries: Iran Iran

The UN Security Council votes in favour of a fourth round of sanctions against Iran over its controversial nuclear programme.
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Polar extinction?

Wednesday 9th of June 2010, 22:57
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Popular beer under nationalisation threat in Venezuela
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