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Living like dogs

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 0:11
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Defectors tell of starvation and death in North Korea
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Quartet urges settlement freeze

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 0:25
related countries: Israel Israel, West Bank West Bank

The Quartet of Middle East peace mediators urges Israel to extend its partial freeze on the construction of Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
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Inuit language bingo on the radio

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 2:10
related countries: Canada Canada

Canada's remote North is home to native communities who brave temperatures that can fall to minus 40 degrees Celsius in winter. The BBC's Rajesh Mirchandani discovered what some Inuits do for entertainment in isolated towns with few facilities.
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'Berlin Wall' barriers spark trespass row

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 6:13
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Potsdam

Wealthy residents in Potsdam, close to the German capital, are putting up metal fences and hedges to keep the public away from their luxury homes.
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Deadly Pakistan double drone raid

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 6:34
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United States United States

At least 14 militants have died in a suspected US double drone strike in north-western Pakistan, according to local officials.
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Typhoon Fanapi kills 18 in China

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 7:14
related countries: China China

Eighteen people are killed after Typhoon Fanapi causes severe flooding and landslides in southern China, state media report.
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Vulnerable pregnant 'missing out'

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 7:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Many of the most vulnerable pregnant women are missing out on vital care in England and Wales, experts say.
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Jean drops presidential Haiti bid

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 7:53
related countries: Haiti Haiti

Hip-hop star Wyclef Jean says he no longer plans to run in Haiti's November presidential election.
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New asylum Sydney rooftop protest

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 8:50
related countries: Aruba Aruba, China China

A group of Chinese asylum seekers stages a rooftop protest at an Australian detention centre following the suicide of a fellow detainee.
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US schools in bid for free fibre

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 9:26
related countries: United States United States

US schools and libraries may be able to tap into unused high-speed fibre networks in a bid to boost connection speeds, regulators say.
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Rear Window copy claim rejected

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 9:32
related countries: United States United States

A US judge dismisses a copyright infringement case that claimed Dreamworks' 2007 thriller Disturbia stole the plot of short story Rear Window.
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Emotional return

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 9:39
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

A Sri Lanka widow's journey back to her troubled homeland
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Manila officials in gambling row

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 9:43
related countries: Philippines Philippines

A group of senior officials in the Philippines are accused of receiving kickbacks from illegal gambling operators.
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Paris Hilton denied Japan entry

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 9:51
related countries: France France, Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

Socialite Paris Hilton returns to America after being questioned by immigration officials at Tokyo airport.
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In pictures

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 10:08
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Moscow, London

Moscow aims to match London and Venice with art spectacular
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Palestinian dies in Jerusalem clash

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 10:39
related countries: Israel Israel

A Jewish settlement guard kills a Palestinian man in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Silwan after residents pelt his car with stones.
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Tales of starvation in North Korea

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 10:45
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China

The BBC's Damian Grammaticas travelled to the border with China to meet North Koreans who have escaped the world's most secretive state and heard their stories.
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Three killed in Indonesia attack

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 11:14
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Gunmen shoot dead three policemen in Indonesia's northern Sumatra, in an attack officials linked to Islamist militants.
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Portugal bonds raise 750m euros

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 11:30
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Portugal raises 750m euros in its latest sale of government bonds, with high demand but a sharply higher cost of borrowing.
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Mexico suffers more flood misery

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 11:57
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Baja California

A new storm compounds Mexico's flood problems, drenching the Baja California peninsula on the northern Pacific coast.
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Daily routine

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 12:31
related countries: Chile Chile

Meals and media training - how the Chile miners spend their time
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France confirms al-Qaeda kidnap

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 12:43
related countries: Niger Niger, France France

France confirms an al-Qaeda group is holding five of its citizens after abducting them from a uranium mine in Niger.
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MoD reveals Snatch's replacement

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 14:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Ministry of Defence reveals that a vehicle partially designed by Formula 1 engineers will replace the controversial Snatch Land Rover.
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Lack of trust

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:02
related countries: United States United States

The struggle to stop the alienation of American Muslims
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US bail-out official steps down

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:07
related countries: United States United States

The US Treasury Department official in charge of overseeing the government's Troubled Asset Relief Program is stepping down.
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Women dominate new Swiss cabinet

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:12
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Switzerland's parliament votes a new minister into the government, giving the cabinet a majority of women for the first time.
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Arctic summit hears rival claims

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:19
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

An international meeting to try to prevent the Arctic becoming the next battleground over mineral wealth takes place in Moscow.
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S Lanka police kill third suspect

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:21
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan police shoot dead a suspected underworld figure - in the third such killing this month.
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Canada approves Facebook changes

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:24
related countries: Canada Canada

The Canadian privacy commissioner is happy that Facebook changes made as a result of her investigations are satisfactory.
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Canada clean-up begins after Igor

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:31
related countries: Canada Canada

Workers clean up after Hurricane Igor battered Canada's Newfoundland and Labrador province causing flooding and power outages.
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Cable in attack on City 'spivs'

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:32
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Vince Cable insists he is pro-business but stands by his attack on bank bonuses paid to "spivs and gamblers" in his big Lib Dem conference speech.
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Live - England v Pakistan

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:36
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

England beat Pakistan by 121 runs at the Rose Bowl to win the one-day international series 3-2 in their final game of the summer.
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Kremlin bans missile sale to Iran

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 15:44
related countries: Russia Russia, Iran Iran

The Kremlin formally bans the sale of S-300 air defence missile systems to Iran three months after new UN sanctions.
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Withdrawal threats to Delhi Games

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:01
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Fears over safety and poor facilities mar the run-up to the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, with athletes withdrawing and others postponing travel plans.
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Arctic ambition

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:03
related countries: Canada Canada

Canada stakes claim to Northwest Passage and mineral wealth
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Eritrea 'may become failed state'

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:07
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea

Eritrea may become a failed state if the world community fails to engage with it, a think tank warns.
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Book reveals US 'split' on Afghanistan

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:10
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

President Barack Obama's senior advisers have waged internal battles over Afghan policy for 20 months, according to a new book.
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Thousands protest at Afghan vote

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:13
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghan election officials say they have received some 2,500 written complaints of fraud and irregularities following Saturday's parliamentary elections.
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China's premier enters Japan row

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:29
related countries: Japan Japan, China China

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao threatens "further action" against Japan unless it releases a Chinese sea captain, arrested in disputed waters.
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Film composer Burgon dies aged 69

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:29
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British composer Geoffrey Burgon, who won two Ivor Novello awards over the course of his career, has died at the age of 69, his publishers confirm.
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Gwyneth Paltrow to appear in Glee

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:35
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oscar

Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow is to star in the hit US show Glee, creator Ryan Murphy tells the BBC.
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French crew kidnapped off Nigeria

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:43
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, France France

Three French crewmen have been kidnapped in an attack on a ship in an oilfield off the Nigerian coast.
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England to stick with Games plans

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 16:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England hope to fly out to the Commonwealth Games on time despite concern over facilities while Scotland and Wales say their participation could be in doubt.
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Romania 'asked Sarkozy to stop'

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 17:28
related countries: France France, Romania Romania
related places: Roma

Romania's president says he asked his French counterpart to stop the deportation of Roma settling illegally in France.
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Iran military march bomb kills 12

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 17:55
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Mahabad

Twelve people are killed and at least 35 wounded in a bomb attack on a military parade in north-western Iran, officials say.
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Bodies found in Burundian river

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 18:21
related countries: Burundi Burundi

Fourteen bodies, some of them mutilated with machetes, are discovered in a river west of Burundi's capital, feeding fears of rebellion.
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Iranian sentenced over BBC work

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 18:34
related countries: Iran Iran

A prominent Iranian rights campaigner is sentenced to six years in jail after he recorded an interview for the BBC's Persian language TV channel.
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Jerusalem clashes after man shot

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 18:42
related countries: Israel Israel

Violent clashes erupt in parts of East Jerusalem after a Palestinian man is shot and killed by an Israeli security guard.
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Ancient whale bones found at US zoo

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 20:26
related countries: United States United States
related places: California

A construction team has discovered a 24-foot long whale skeleton at the San Diego Zoo in California.
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US warned of home-grown terrorism

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 20:47
related countries: United States United States

The US Congress is warned that the threat of home-recruited terrorists is causing complex national security problems.
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Morgan seals England series win

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 20:51
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Eoin Morgan hits an unbeaten century as England beat Pakistan by 121 runs to win the one-day series 3-2.
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US man denies Muslim taxi attack

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 21:24
related countries: United States United States

A US man pleads not guilty to charges he attacked a Muslim New York taxi driver with a knife after drinking a pint of Scotch.
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Obama on millennium highs and lows

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 21:59
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama has warned the world must do better and change its approach or miss the 2015 anti-poverty goals.
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Obama reveals new aid strategy

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 21:59
related countries: United States United States

US President Obama has outlined a new approach to international aid and development.
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Microsoft's Bill Gates stays top of US rich list

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:03
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates's fortune - estimated at $54bn - leads to him being named as the wealthiest person in the US for the 17th year in a row.
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Obama team 'split' on Afghanistan

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:06
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

US President Barack Obama's senior advisers have been waging internal battles over Afghan policy for 20 months, according to a new book by legendary journalist Bob Woodward.
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India Games 'will meet standard'

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:22
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

India's foreign minister tells the BBC that Delhi's Commonwealth Games will meet international standards, amid concerns over hygiene and safety.
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Russia leads charge in Arctic race

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:24
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

An international meeting to try to prevent the Arctic becoming the next battleground over mineral wealth is taking place in Moscow
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Potash in BHP US court block bid

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:36
related countries: Canada Canada, United States United States

Canadian fertiliser giant Potash Corporation asks a US court to block a hostile takeover bid from BHP Billiton.
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Kashmir protesters "just want freedom"

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:37
related countries: India India

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called for an immediate end to violence in Indian-administered Kashmir.
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Iberia backs BA on pension plan

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:48
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Spain Spain

A merger between Iberia and British Airways takes a step closer after the Spanish carrier backs BA's approach to tackle its pension deficit.
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Obama pledges foreign aid revamp

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 22:50
related countries: United States United States

The US is revamping foreign aid to focus on development, not dependence, President Barack Obama tells the UN.
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Foul play

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 23:00
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Sumo

Sumo fights to restore image after Japan mafia links
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New horned dinos found in Utah

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 23:16
related countries: United States United States
related places: Utah

Scientists have unearthed two new species of giant plant-eating horned dinosaurs in southern Utah, US.
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Minister warned over science cuts

Wednesday 22nd of September 2010, 23:25
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The heads of six leading universities warn that deep cuts in the UK's science budget will harm the research base, universities and the economy.
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