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Ex-minister in India 'sex charge'

Monday 10th of May 2010, 4:04
related countries: India India

An ex-government minister in India's southern Karnataka state is arrested after a woman accuses him of sexual assault.
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EU agrees euro stability package

Monday 10th of May 2010, 4:37
related countries: Greece Greece

EU finance ministers agree emergency measures worth 500bn euros (£430bn) to stop the Greek debt crisis from spreading.
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More Tory and Lib Dem talks due in UK

Monday 10th of May 2010, 4:41
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Senior Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are to continue talks on a possible agreement to form a government.
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Toll rises in Russia mine blast

Monday 10th of May 2010, 4:44
related countries: Russia Russia

The death toll rises to 30, as rescue efforts continue after two explosions in a coal mine in western Siberia.
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US singer Lena Horne dies

Monday 10th of May 2010, 6:10
related countries: United States United States
related places: Hollywood

Hollywood actress and singer Lena Horne, whose signature tune was Stormy Weather, dies at the age of 92.
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Stormy life

Monday 10th of May 2010, 6:30
related countries: United States United States

The tempestuous career of US singer Lena Horne
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World Cup losers

Monday 10th of May 2010, 6:51
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Is South African tournament just for the rich?
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Taliban return?

Monday 10th of May 2010, 6:59
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Is Pakistani army's counter-insurgency plan unravelling?
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Karzai to visit US amid tensions

Monday 10th of May 2010, 7:56
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States
related places: Washington

Afghan President Hamid Karzai heads for the US for talks after a recent public spat between the sides on corruption.
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Hamilton positive despite setback

Monday 10th of May 2010, 8:23
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Spain Spain

Lewis Hamilton remains positive despite seeing his chances of second place in the Spanish Grand Prix ruined by a puncture on the penultimate lap.
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German coalition loses key poll

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:07
related countries: Germany Germany

The German leader's coalition loses a key regional election, threatening its ability to push through national reforms.
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US singer Lena Horne dies

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:07
related countries: United States United States
related places: Hollywood

Hollywood actress and singer Lena Horne, whose signature tune was Stormy Weather, dies at the age of 92.
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Stormy life

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:10
related countries: United States United States

The tempestuous career of US singer Lena Horne
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Mid-East indirect talks get going

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:17
related countries: Israel Israel

Indirect Middle East peace talks have begun after months of political deadlock, and US envoy plans second round within days.
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German change

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:39
related countries: Germany Germany

Voters back the left, and ruling party loses out
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Bird's eye view

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:43
related countries: United States United States

Flying over US oil spill clean-up operation zone
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Czech-ing in

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:46
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

Retro holidays remake communist Czechoslovakia
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Abacha son in Swiss appeal

Monday 10th of May 2010, 9:58
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, Switzerland Switzerland

Abba Abacha, son of Nigeria's ex-military ruler, launches an appeal against a Swiss court order to return $350m.
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'Dictator' Obiang prize condemned

Monday 10th of May 2010, 10:06
related countries: Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea

Rights groups condemn Unesco for planning to award a prize sponsored by Equatorial Guinea "dictator" President Obiang.
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Anwar sodomy trial resumes

Monday 10th of May 2010, 10:36
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

The sodomy trial of Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim resumes after legal wrangling over the judge's role.
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Ready to blow?

Monday 10th of May 2010, 10:45
related countries: Iceland Iceland

Warnings that another Icelandic volcano could erupt
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Hair used to help soak up Gulf of Mexico oil slick

Monday 10th of May 2010, 10:45
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Hairdressers and pet groomers worldwide collect hair and fur to help mop up a huge oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
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Iran hangs five 'Kurdish rebels'

Monday 10th of May 2010, 11:15
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran has hanged five prisoners accused of being Kurdish rebels, their lawyer has condemned the execution.
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'Explosive found' in S Korea ship

Monday 10th of May 2010, 11:22
related countries: South Korea South Korea

South Korea's defence minister says traces of an explosive used in torpedoes have been found in the wreckage of a warship.
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Court choice

Monday 10th of May 2010, 11:38
related countries: United States United States

US president's decision on judge has lasting power
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'Sham' democracy

Monday 10th of May 2010, 11:40
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Death of Nigerian leader highlights shady politics
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EU agrees euro stability package

Monday 10th of May 2010, 11:41
related countries: Greece Greece

Emergency measures worth 750bn euros (£650bn) are agreed to stop the Greek debt crisis from spreading.
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Millions vote in Philippines poll

Monday 10th of May 2010, 12:34
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Polls close in national and local elections in the Philippines, where at least six people have died in election-related violence.
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New Serbian mass grave discovered

Monday 10th of May 2010, 12:36
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

A mass grave believed to hold the bodies of about 250 Kosovo Albanians is found under a building in Serbia, officials say.
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Thai red-shirts issue new demands

Monday 10th of May 2010, 12:41
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Thai red-shirts accept an electoral timetable but say they will not end protests unless the deputy PM surrenders to police.
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Man City close to Boateng signing

Monday 10th of May 2010, 12:44
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Hamburg

Roberto Mancini confirms that Manchester City are close to signing Germany defender Jerome Boateng from Hamburg for £11m.
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Merkel concedes 'bitter defeat'

Monday 10th of May 2010, 14:12
related countries: Germany Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel admits her coalition suffered a "bitter defeat" in a key regional election.
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Taliban 'kill Pakistan soldiers'

Monday 10th of May 2010, 14:27
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

At least nine soldiers and 30 militants are killed in clashes in the north-western tribal region of Orakzai, military officials say.
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Gray whale 'back from the dead' in the Mediterranean

Monday 10th of May 2010, 14:37
related countries: Israel Israel, Atlantic Ocean Atlantic Ocean

A gray whale sighted off the coast of Israel raises the possibility that the supposedly extinct species has returned to the Atlantic Ocean.
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OECD votes to offer Israel entry

Monday 10th of May 2010, 14:38
related countries: Israel Israel

Members of the OECD vote unanimously to invite Israel to join the group of rich countries, despite Palestinian objections.
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Airports reopen after ash problem

Monday 10th of May 2010, 14:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

European airports have reopened after travellers faced weekend flight disruption caused by the volcanic ash cloud.
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Aquino 'leads Philippines polls'

Monday 10th of May 2010, 14:56
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino is leading presidential polls in the Philippines with about 40% of the vote so far, early results indicate.
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Mali imam in fear over family law

Monday 10th of May 2010, 15:05
related countries: Mali Mali

An imam in Mali receives threats after backing a law which no longer obliges wives to obey their husbands.
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Israeli-Arabs suspected of spying

Monday 10th of May 2010, 15:30
related countries: Israel Israel

Two Israeli-Arab activists are arrested on suspicion of spying and contact with "agents from Hezbollah"', Israeli police say.
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Bolivians stage general strike

Monday 10th of May 2010, 15:54
related countries: Bolivia Bolivia

After a week of intense rallies and riots, Bolivia's main trade union calls for an indefinite general strike.
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BP 'may stem oil with golf balls'

Monday 10th of May 2010, 16:07
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Debris made up of golf balls and rubber tyres may be used to try to stem the Gulf of Mexico oil slick, BP officials say.
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Nigeria party leader denies fraud

Monday 10th of May 2010, 16:31
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The chairman of Nigeria's governing PDP party, Vincent Ogbulafor, appears in court charged with fraud.
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US diplomat in Burma poll warning

Monday 10th of May 2010, 16:35
related countries: Burma Burma, United States United States

A senior US diplomat speaks of 'profound disappointment' over preparations for planned elections in Burma.
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Sweatshop girl

Monday 10th of May 2010, 16:43
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Why this young Bangladeshi has no choice but to work
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Success story

Monday 10th of May 2010, 16:50
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Aisha, 9, could be the face of Bangladesh future
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Obama's Supreme Court choice named

Monday 10th of May 2010, 17:08
related countries: United States United States

President Barack Obama nominates Elena Kagan for the Supreme Court, as Republicans pledge to review her experience.
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Turkey party head quits over 'sex' tape

Monday 10th of May 2010, 17:09
related countries: Turkey Turkey

A Turkish opposition leader resigns after a video emerges purporting to show him having an affair.
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Live - England v New Zealand

Monday 10th of May 2010, 18:24
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Pakistan Pakistan, New Zealand New Zealand, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England beat New Zealand to finish top of their Super Eights group, meaning Pakistan also qualify for the semis and the Black Caps crash out.
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BP in fresh bid to stem oil leak

Monday 10th of May 2010, 18:27
related countries: Mexico Mexico

BP is to lower a smaller dome dubbed the "top hat" over the blown-out well in the latest bid to stem the Gulf of Mexico slick.
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Iraq attacks kill more than 100

Monday 10th of May 2010, 19:36
related countries: Iraq Iraq

At least 100 people, including more than 45 factory workers, are killed in a series of bombings and shootings across Iraq.
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Operation Condor suspect charged

Monday 10th of May 2010, 20:12
related countries: Argentina Argentina

An Argentine former secret service agent is charged with human rights abuses under military rule.
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England defeat Kiwis to top group

Monday 10th of May 2010, 20:44
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Eoin Morgan produces an innings of impressive calm as England win their World Twenty20 Super Eights group with a three-wicket victory over New Zealand.
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Families may see US trio in Iran

Monday 10th of May 2010, 20:53
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

Iran says it will grant visas for family members to visit three US hikers detained for entering the country illegally.
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Pakistan beat South Africa to qualify

Monday 10th of May 2010, 20:59
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Holders Pakistan creep into the World Twenty20 semi-finals thanks to a victory over South Africa and England's later win over New Zealand in St Lucia.
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Hodgson voted manager of the year

Monday 10th of May 2010, 21:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Fulham, London

Fulham boss Roy Hodgson is voted manager of the year after steering the London club to the Europa League final.
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ABN Amro laundering case settled

Monday 10th of May 2010, 21:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's Royal Bank of Scotland will pay $500m (£336m) to end a money laundering case involving ABN Amro, which it bought in 2007.
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Behind the smile

Monday 10th of May 2010, 21:54
related countries: United States United States

US Supreme Court nominee is hard to define
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Behind the smile

Monday 10th of May 2010, 21:54
related countries: United States United States

US Supreme Court nominee is hard to define
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Mexican ex-governor in US court

Monday 10th of May 2010, 21:54
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico
related places: New York

The former governor of a Mexican state appears in a New York court on drug and money laundering charges.
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Shares surge after EU loan deal

Monday 10th of May 2010, 22:03
related countries: Greece Greece

Global stock markets jump after Europe agrees measures to try to stop the Greek debt crisis affecting other countries.
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Hot property

Monday 10th of May 2010, 23:03
related countries: China China

China tries to cool overheating housing market
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Brown to quit as party leader

Monday 10th of May 2010, 23:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Gordon Brown says he is to step down as Labour Party leader as the battle mounts to form the next UK government.
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Beirut blues

Monday 10th of May 2010, 23:59
related countries: France France, Lebanon Lebanon

Has the Paris of the Middle East lost its charm?
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