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Ex-junta leader dies in Argentina

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 0:03
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Emilio Massera, a leader of the 1976-83 military junta that killed thousands of people in Argentina, has died at the age of 85.
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Failing care homes may 'slip net'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 0:28
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A new way of checking the performance of care homes for the elderly in England could fail vulnerable elderly residents, a union says.
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Deaths in Morocco Sahara clashes

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 1:13
related countries: United States United States, Western Sahara Western Sahara, Morocco Morocco

At least five people are killed and dozens injured as Moroccan forces break up a protest camp in the disputed Western Sahara territory.
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Haiti's cholera toll reaches 544

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 1:33
related countries: Haiti Haiti
related places: Port-au-Prince

The death toll from the Haitian cholera epidemic reaches 544, the health ministry says, as fears mount that the disease is spreading to the capital.
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Losing hearts and minds?

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 2:13
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Obama attempts to engage the Muslim world on Indonesia visit
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Votes counted amid Burma poll boycott

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 3:03
related countries: Burma Burma

Early results point to a victory for the party closely linked to the present military government in Burma.
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Obama hails ties between India and US

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 3:04
related countries: India India, United States United States

US President Barack Obama has spent his final day in India with a lavish state dinner at the palace residence of India's President Pratibha Patil.
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Panel backs BP on spill findings

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 3:34
related countries: United States United States

A US presidential inquiry into the BP oil spill backs many of the company's own findings, challenging claims BP sacrificed safety to save money.
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Indian media hails Obama's visit

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 4:55
related countries: India India, United States United States

The Indian media hails US President Barack Obama's trip to India, saying it had helped forge an "enduring partnership" between the two countries.
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McIlroy to focus on European Tour

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 6:33
related countries: United States United States

Rory McIlroy will focus on the European Tour rather than play on the PGA Tour in the United States next season.
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Pledge to find journalist's attackers

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 7:10
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev says those responsible for the brutal beating of a prominent newspaper journalist will be brought to justice and punished.
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Haiti tests capital for cholera

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 7:40
related countries: Haiti Haiti
related places: Port-au-Prince

At least 120 people are being tested for cholera in Port-au-Prince, amid renewed fears of the deadly disease's spread to Haiti's capital.
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Castro calls Cuban party congress

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 7:54
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuba's Raul Castro calls the first Communist Party congress in 14 years, to be held in April, to discuss the country's economic problems.
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Bush defends White House record

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 7:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

Former US President George W Bush defends some of his most controversial decisions, in his first TV interview since leaving office.
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Art banned by Nazis to be shown

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 8:47
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

A sculpture collection, which Hitler's Nazis once dubbed "degenerate art", is to go on display later at Berlin's New Museum.
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Nigerian militants attack oil rig

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 9:15
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Gunmen in Nigeria attack an offshore oil rig and seize up to seven workers after a relative lull in recent months.
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Indian minister quits over 'scam'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 9:43
related countries: India India

The chief minister of India's western state of Maharashtra quits over his alleged role in a scam involving homes for war widows.
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Cricketer Haider may seek asylum

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 9:56
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Pakistan cricketer Zulqarnain Haider tells Pakistan's Geo TV he may seek political asylum in the UK, after fleeing to London from a team camp in Dubai.
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Pakistan cricketer Haider quits

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 10:09
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Haider

Pakistan wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider retires from international cricket according to a Pakistan news channel.
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Pro-military poll 'win' in Burma

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 10:14
related countries: Burma Burma, Thailand Thailand

Burma's biggest military-backed party says it has won about 80% of the vote in Sunday's election, which China praises as a step towards democracy.
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Barack Obama on Indonesia visit

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 10:21
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia, United States United States

US President Barack Obama arrives in Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim nation, with trade and democracy high on the agenda.
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Subsidy cuts bite

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 10:22
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

Police deploy in Tehran amid fears of unrest
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Jacksons remember 'normal' father

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 10:32
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Michael Jackson's eldest children Paris and Prince Michael speak about their "normal dad" in a rare TV interview with Oprah Winfrey.
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SA fury over gang-rape in school

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 10:59
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The failure of a South African school to respond to an alleged gang-rape of a pupil on school grounds angers rights groups and ministers.
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Haiti tests capital for cholera

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 11:02
related countries: Haiti Haiti
related places: Port-au-Prince

At least 120 people are being tested for cholera in Port-au-Prince, amid renewed fears of the deadly disease's spread to Haiti's capital.
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Suspected pirates face US trial

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 11:05
related countries: Somalia Somalia, United States United States

Five suspected Somali pirates are set to go on trial in a US court in the first piracy trial there in more than 100 years.
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Injured editor on trial in Russia

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 11:37
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russian editor who was nearly beaten to death goes on trial amid fears for journalists covering an ecological dispute.
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Vodafone reveals Japan withdrawal

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 11:50
related countries: Japan Japan

Mobile phone operator Vodafone reveals a £3.1bn sale of its Japan assets and ups its full-year operating profit forecast.
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Nobel winner ally 'to sue China'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 11:59
related countries: China China

A Chinese lawyer for jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo says he will file a lawsuit against the authorities for preventing him leaving China.
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Hooker Hartley gets England call

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:02
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Northampton

Northampton hooker Dylan Hartley replaces Steve Thompson in England's starting line-up for Saturday's game with Australia.
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German waste's slow journey ends

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:07
related countries: France France, Germany Germany

A cargo of nuclear waste finally reaches its destination in northern Germany after anti-nuclear protesters held up its passage from France.
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Japan leak probe gets under way

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:15
related countries: Japan Japan, China China

Japanese prosecutors begin an investigation into the leak of footage showing a collision between Chinese and Japanese ships near disputed islands that sparked a bitter diplomatic row.
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Women's rights

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:22
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Will Iran and Saudi Arabia help set global gender policy?
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Iraqi wounded treated in France

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:25
related countries: Iraq Iraq, France France
related places: Baghdad

A group of Iraqi Christians wounded in a deadly attack on a Baghdad church, arrive in France for medical treatment.
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France arrests terrorist suspects

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:29
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, France France
related places: Paris

Five people believed to have trained as Islamist militants in Pakistan are arrested in and around the French capital Paris.
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Burmese junta sweeps away Karenni

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:37
related countries: Burma Burma, Thailand Thailand

Newsnight's Sue Lloyd-Roberts reports from the border between Eastern Burma and Thailand on a programme of clearing villages and building dams which is allowing the Burmese junta to combat ethnic Karen resistance and make money at the same time.
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Sri Lanka publishes 'porn faces'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 12:53
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan media publish the faces of dozens of people accused of appearing in pornographic films in violation of anti-obscenity laws.
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SA yachtsman escapes pirate raid

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:05
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Somalia Somalia

A South African yachtsman is rescued from Somali pirates by European naval forces, but two other South Africans are still being held captive.
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Expedition 'poses risk to tribes'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:14
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay

A conservation expedition to a remote area of Paraguay poses a risk to isolated tribal groups, claims a indigenous peoples' protection group.
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Israel suspends senior lawmaker

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:16
related countries: Israel Israel

Senior Israeli lawmaker Tzahi Hanegbi is suspended from parliament after being found guilty of "moral turpitude" following a four-year corruption trial.
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Solskjaer takes job as Molde boss

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:32
related countries: Norway Norway
related places: Molde

Former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is appointed as manager of Norwegian side Molde.
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Gaddafi frees Libyan journalists

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:36
related countries: Libya Libya

Libyan authorities free 19 journalists and a senior media executive after an order from leader Col Gaddafi.
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Prince opens field of remembrance

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:51
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The first remembrance field dedicated to the UK service personnel killed in Afghanistan is opened by Prince Harry.
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South Africa pick Steyn at centre

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:53
related countries: Ireland Ireland, South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Francois Steyn comes in at centre for South Africa against Wales in the only change from the starting XV that beat Ireland.
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Rights lawyer unable to leave China

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 13:56
related countries: China China

The lawyer representing this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner, the jailed dissident, Liu Xiaobo, has been prevented from leaving China.
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UK lives 'saved by waterboarding'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 14:31
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Former US President George W Bush claims British lives were saved by the use of information obtained from terrorist suspects through "waterboarding".
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Sweden 'race gunman' faces court

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 14:53
related countries: Sweden Sweden
related places: A, Malmo

A man accused of a series of race-related shootings which terrified the Swedish city of Malmo appears in court in the city.
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Fond farewell to Africa

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 15:15
related countries: Brazil Brazil

As Lula prepares to bow out, what now for Brazil-Africa ties?
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Grandma DJ making mark in US

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 15:23
related countries: United States United States
related places: America, Bristol

There's a new DJ on the block in America. Mamy Rock aka Ruth Flowers is a 69-year-old from Bristol.
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Chevron buys shale deposit owner

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 15:45
related countries: United States United States
related places: Pennsylvania, Marcellus, Chevron

US energy giant Chevron buys Atlas Energy - accessing the major Marcellus shale gas deposit in Pennsylvania - for $4.3bn.
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French inquiry for Africa leaders

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 15:50
related countries: France France

France's highest appeals court allows an investigation to proceed into French assets held by three African leaders.
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Cameron's trade delegation in China

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 15:59
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China

David Cameron is travelling with more than 40 business leaders and says he wants to spread the message that Britain is "open for business"
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EU gives boost to Montenegro bid

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 16:20
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Montenegro has made significant progress towards opening formal talks on EU membership, the European Commission says.
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Train overcrowding 'to get worse'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 16:29
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Rail passengers in England and Wales face "substantial increases in already unacceptable overcrowding" by 2014 and beyond, MPs say.
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'Eleven killed' in W Sahara raid

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 16:33
related countries: Western Sahara Western Sahara, Morocco Morocco

A raid by Moroccan security forces on a protest camp in disputed Western Sahara has left 11 people dead, the pro-independence movement says.
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Obama vows to improve Muslim ties

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 16:47
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia, United States United States

President Barack Obama admits the US has "a lot more work" to do to improve Muslim ties, as he continues his Asian tour in Indonesia.
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Obama vows to improve Muslim ties

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 17:15
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia, United States United States

President Barack Obama admits the US has "a lot more work" to do to improve Muslim ties, as he continues his Asian tour in Indonesia.
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Brazil prison riot leaves 18 dead

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 17:46
related countries: Brazil Brazil

A prison riot in northern Brazil ends with at least 18 inmates killed by other prisoners, officials say.
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Obama raps Israel building plans

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 18:00
related countries: Israel Israel

President Barack Obama criticises Israeli plans to build 1,300 settler homes in East Jerusalem, amid protests from the Palestinians.
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How Haiti clinic treats cholera outbreak

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 18:05
related countries: Haiti Haiti
related places: Port-au-Prince

Health officials in Port-au-Prince have confirmed that the cholera epidemic has reached the Haitian capital, where hospitals are trying to treat those suffering symptoms.
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Aide to German minister resigns

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 18:07
related countries: Germany Germany

The spokesman for Germany's finance minister resigns after a dressing-down by his boss which became an internet hit.
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Burmese pro-military party 'wins poll'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 18:24
related countries: Burma Burma, China China

Burma's biggest military-backed party says it has won about 80% of the vote in Sunday's election, which China praises as a step towards democracy.
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Afghans detain 'rebels' on plane

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 18:33
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Kabul

Four suspected militants are arrested in Kabul after their flight to Saudi Arabia is forced to turn back, Nato says.
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Gulf oil spill firms 'complacent'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 19:05
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Three firms involved in the Gulf of Mexico oil spill lacked a safety culture and made serious mistakes ahead of the catastrophe, a key inquiry says.
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Iraqi talks stall on key issues

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 19:15
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

A second round of top-level talks on ending the Iraqi political crisis ends in Baghdad without major results.
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'Mystery missile' launches in US

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 19:42
related countries: United States United States
related places: Monday, California

Pentagon officials are at a loss to explain a reported missile launch off the coast of California on Monday, but say it is not a threat.
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Prosecutors consider 'Iraq abuse'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 20:23
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Three British soldiers are being investigated by military lawyers over the alleged abuse of Iraqi detainees, the High Court is told.
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Mealamu banned for rest of tour

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 22:38
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand hooker Keven Mealamu is handed a four-week ban for striking England's Lewis Moody with his head during Saturday's 26-16 victory.
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Charges in '$42m Holocaust theft'

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 22:54
related countries: Germany Germany, United States United States

Seventeen people are charged in the US with stealing $42m of Holocaust compensation funds provided by the German government.
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PM raises human rights with China

Tuesday 9th of November 2010, 23:02
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China

David Cameron raises the issue of human rights in talks with China, during what he called a "vitally important" trade mission to the country.
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