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Hackers break into US Senate site

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 1:34
related countries: United States United States

US officials order a security review after the US Senate website was hacked at the weekend by a group identifying itself as Lulz Security.
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US guns 'fuel Mexico bloodshed'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 1:58
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

Some 70% of guns seized from crime scenes in Mexico and submitted for tracing stem from the US, according to a US Congressional report.
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Tourist to tribeswoman

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 2:03
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Backpacker who joined ancestor-worshippers in hills of Pakistan
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'Unfit to breed'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 2:28
related countries: United States United States

US grapples with legacy of forced sterilisation
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VIDEO: Chavez 'recovering well' after surgery

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 2:52
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela, Cuba Cuba

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he is recovering well after surgery in Cuba last week for a pelvic abscess.
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VIDEO: Syrian refugees crowd Turkey border

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 3:06
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria

More than 6,000 people are now thought to have crossed into Turkey from Syria as its forces pursue rebels through the area around Jisr al-Shughour.
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VIDEO: US releases Vietnam War papers

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 3:10
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam, United States United States

A top secret US government report into the Vietnam War has been officially released.
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Republican rivals round on Obama

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 4:24
related countries: United States United States
related places: Monday, Republican

Contenders for the Republican presidential nomination hit out at President Obama's economic record in the first major debate of the 2012 race.
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Afghan bank massacre man to hang

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 5:24
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Jalalabad

A gunman who shot dead 42 Afghans in a bank in the eastern city of Jalalabad in February is sentenced to death, court officials say.
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Japan unveils $6bn business boost

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 6:04
related countries: Japan Japan

The Bank of Japan unveils a 500bn yen ($6.2bn; £3.8bn) credit line in an attempt to help small businesses in the country.
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Japan backs nuclear compensation plan

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 6:29
related countries: Japan Japan

Japan's cabinet approves plan to help Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) compensate victims of its tsunami-crippled nuclear plant.
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US Army abandons 'impractical' black beret

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 6:32
related countries: United States United States

The US Army is getting rid of the black woollen berets worn by its soldiers after many of them complained it was too impractical to wear.
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Berlusconi accepts nuclear blow

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 8:17
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi accepts the rejection of his nuclear power plans and other policies in a popular referendum.
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Malaysia ire over 'obedient' club

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 8:17
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysia's minister for women's affairs says a new club teaching women to be more obedient to their husbands is giving the Muslim nation a bad image.
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Tesco sales grow but UK subdued

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 8:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Tesco reports strong sales growth overseas for the first three months of its financial year, but UK sales remain moribund.
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Sudan 'to withdraw Abyei forces'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 8:29
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Sudan's president and his southern counterpart reportedly agree to withdraw troops from the disputed town of Abyei, as aid workers say southerners are being targeted for ethnic cleansing.
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Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 8:38
related countries: Algeria Algeria

The Algeria Football Federation reveals it has a shortlist of five for a new coach but will not say if Raymond Domenech is among the names under consideration.
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Earthquake to knock Honda profits

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 8:45
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Honda

Honda becomes the second Japanese carmaker in a week to warn of lower profits due to reduced production resulting from March's earthquake.
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Iraq abuse probe 'is a shambles'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:00
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A team set up to investigate allegations that British troops abused Iraqi civilians has so far only interviewed one alleged victim, it emerges.
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Venezuela moves to cut energy use

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:01
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuelan consumers face increased charges if they fail to cut their electricity use in the wake of recent outages, the government announces.
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Second person dies at US festival

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:31
related countries: United States United States

A second person dies after attending the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in the US, officials announce.
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VIDEO: Aerial footage of Chilean volcano

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:32
related countries: Chile Chile

Aerial footage shows the smoke and ash plume rising from the Cordon Caulle volcano.
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China 'will not use force' in row

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:39
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam, China China

China says it will not use force to resolve disputes in the South China Sea, a day after Vietnam held live-fire exercises near a disputed area of water.
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Man City 'favourites for Sanchez'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:42
related countries: Chile Chile

Udinese owner Gianpaolo Pozzo claims Manchester City are in pole position to sign Chile international Alexis Sanchez this summer.
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Second 'lesbian' blogger is another US man

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:45
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States

A "lesbian" website owner who posted comments from a hoax Syrian gay blogger is himself outed as a straight man and US Air Force veteran.
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Two 'removed' after Karachi death

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:49
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

Two top officials in the Pakistani province of Sindh are removed following the killing of a man by paramilitary soldiers, officials say.
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Ronaldo wants long stay at Real

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 9:54
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Real

Winger Cristiano Ronaldo, who has been linked to Manchester City, would be happy to stay at Real Madrid for another 10 years.
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Quake dents Christchurch's hopes

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 10:00
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand officials say Monday's earthquake has made some areas of Christchurch uninhabitable, confirming fears many homes will be condemned.
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Turkey arrests Anonymous members

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 10:05
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Turkish police have arrested 32 people believed to be members of hacker collective Anonymous.
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No time limit on Libya - Richards

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 10:44
related countries: Libya Libya, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The head of the armed forces says UK operations can continue in Libya as long as necessary - after concerns were raised by the head of the Royal Navy.
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Chile ash cloud hits more flights

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 11:02
related countries: Chile Chile, New Zealand New Zealand

Flights in South America, Australia and New Zealand continue to be hit by an ash cloud from a Chilean volcano that began erupting 10 days ago.
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UK migrants sue Australia over abuse

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 11:13
related countries: Aruba Aruba, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A group of former British child migrants have launched a class action suit against the Australian government.
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China inflation at 34-month high

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 11:24
related countries: China China

Inflation in China's rapidly growing economy hits a 34-month high as consumer prices continue to surge.
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Increase in Indian inflation rate

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 11:26
related countries: India India

India's inflation rate rose by more than expected in May, raising expectations of a further interest rate rise.
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China forces quell migrant unrest

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 11:41
related countries: China China
related places: Zengcheng

Chinese security forces are out in force around the southern city of Zengcheng, where witnesses say unrest among migrant workers has been halted.
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UK inflation holds steady at 4.5%

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 11:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's CPI inflation rate remained unchanged at 4.5% in May, while RPI stayed at 5.2%, official figures show.
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'Killing with love'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:10
related countries: Libya Libya

Libyan rape victims face death to save family 'honour'
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Egypt 'spy' is US student: Israel

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:12
related countries: Israel Israel, Egypt Egypt, United States United States

The Israeli foreign minister, Avigdor Lieberman, says a suspected Mossad spy detained in Egypt is actually a dual US-Israeli student.
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In pictures

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:23
related countries: Russia Russia

Giant Russian dolls celebrate folk art
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Radiation test for Japan children

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:40
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Fukushima

Japan's Fukushima city is to give radiation dosimeters to 34,000 children to assess their exposure from the tsunami-hit nuclear power plant.
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VIDEO: Syrian footage points to deepening crisis

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:41
related countries: Syria Syria

Unverified footage from inside Syria suggests there is a deepening humanitarian crisis inside the country as many are made homeless.
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Juror admits contact via Facebook

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A former juror admits contacting a defendant via Facebook, in the first contempt of court case of its kind to be heard in the UK.
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Jazzing up Ethiopia

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 12:44
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

The man who combined Charlie Parker with tribal sounds
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Almost half of Gazans jobless - UN

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 13:11
related countries: Israel Israel

The unemployment rate in Gaza is among the highest in the world, a UN report finds, as Israel's blockade of the coastal strip enters its fifth year.
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Ferry resumes India-S Lanka route

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 13:27
related countries: India India, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
related places: Colombo

India and Sri Lanka resume ferry services after a gap of almost 30 years caused by the island's civil war.
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Argentina-US cargo spat settled

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 13:46
related countries: Argentina Argentina, United States United States
related places: Buenos Aires, February

Argentina returns cargo confiscated from a US military aircraft at Buenos Aires in February that led to a diplomatic spat.
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Teachers back pensions walk-outs

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 13:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Schools in England and Wales are set to be hit by a programme of widespread strike action over teachers' pensions.
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Pakistan woman is 'paraded naked'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 14:01
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Police in Pakistan say they have arrested two men for stripping a woman and forcing her to parade naked in a village.
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Italy new gateway for EU migrants

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 14:07
related countries: Greece Greece, Italy Italy

Italy replaces Greece as the main point of entry for illegal migrants to the EU as numbers more than double in the first quarter of 2011.
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Nigeria's 'millionaire' pastors

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 14:51
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigeria's pastors run multi-million dollar empires which rival that of oil tycoons, a Nigerian blogger who researches the issue tells the BBC.
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Maritime arms race

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 14:59
related countries: United States United States

Could China's military power one day match the US?
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Austria in twin peak sale climb-down

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 15:00
related countries: Austria Austria
related places: Anger

The Austrian government suspends the planned sale of two Alpine peaks, following protests from local politicians and residents.
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US retail sales slip back in May

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 15:03
related countries: United States United States
related places: May

US retail sales fell in May for the first time in almost a year, due in large part to a sharp drop in car sales, figures show.
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VIDEO: Man survives fall from 10th floor

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 15:12
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

An elderly man who fell two floors from his 10th floor Beijing apartment while trying to clean his windows, was saved when his leg became caught in a window grill.
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'Huge suffering' from Sudan bombs

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 15:12
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The UN accuses the Sudanese government of carrying out an "intensive bombing campaign" along the north-south border.
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Gunmen in deadly Iraq city raid

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 15:51
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Suicide bombers storm an Iraqi provincial building in the central city of Baquba, killing at least eight people and wounding at least 17.
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Libyans 'pound Tunisian border'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 16:01
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia, Libya Libya

Libyan rebels say forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi have been launching attacks near a border crossing with Tunisia, amid a resurgence in fighting in Libya.
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Syria steps up protest crackdown

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 16:07
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States

Syrian tanks fan out around towns and villages near the Turkish border, widening a crackdown on a 12-week anti-government protest.
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Somali PM vows to stay in power

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 16:27
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Somalia's Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo refuses to resign, defying a UN-backed deal to oust him.
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PM agrees major NHS concessions

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 16:36
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

David Cameron agrees to major changes to plans for the NHS in England, but insists the government has not made "a humiliating U-turn".
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Probe into missing Iraq billions

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 16:47
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

Some $6.6bn (£4bn) sent to Iraq eight years ago to pay for reconstruction may have been stolen, says a US official investigating fraud in the country.
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Gullit loses crunch Chechen match

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 16:55
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

A Chechen football club loses a key match, despite warning Dutch coach Ruud Gullit he will be sacked for being "distracted by discos" unless it wins.
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Gullit is sacked by Chechen club

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:00
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Chechen

Ruud Gullit is sacked as manager of Terek Grozny, according to Russian media reports.
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Libya remain 2013 Cup hosts - Caf

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:13
related countries: Libya Libya

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) says Libya are still the hosts of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, but they are watching events there closely.
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West Bengal to restore farm land

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:17
related countries: India India

Legislators in the Indian state of West Bengal pass measures to return land to farmers which was forcibly acquired to make way for a Tata car factory.
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Khodorkovsky sentence is defended

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:31
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian prosecutors deny that senior judges intervened to increase the latest sentence given to former billionaire Mikhail Khodorkovsky.
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Nepal declared free of landmines

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:34
related countries: Nepal Nepal, China China

The UN declares Nepal free of landmines five years after the end of a bitterly-fought civil war with Maoist rebels.
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SA row over Rwandan ex-army chief

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:36
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Rwanda Rwanda

South African human rights groups launch legal action to force the government to revoke the refugee status of a former head of the Rwandan army.
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Macedonian statue risks Greek ire

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 17:54
related countries: Greece Greece, Macedonia Macedonia

Work begins in Macedonia to erect a giant bronze statue resembling Alexander the Great as a bitter row over heritage simmers with Greece.
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US diver on mission to find Bin Laden's body

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 18:11
related countries: United States United States

A Californian salvage diver tells the BBC why he is setting out on a mission to try to find the body of Osama Bin Laden under the north Arabian Sea.
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VIDEO: India to Sri Lanka ferry reopens

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 18:23
related countries: India India, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

A ferry service has reopened between India and Sri Lanka after almost 30 years of suspension due to the civil war in the north of the island nation.
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Venezuela prison riot kills 19

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 18:31
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela
related places: Caracas

Some 19 people have died and many more have been hurt in a prison riot near Venezuela's capital, Caracas, officials say.
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Deadly clashes in Burmese north

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 18:41
related countries: Burma Burma, China China

Burmese troops are involved in deadly clashes with Kachin rebels near a site where China is building hydro-electric power plants.
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Huntsman to join White House race

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 20:02
related countries: United States United States, China China
related places: Republican, White House

The former US ambassador to China, Jon Huntsman, becomes the latest Republican to enter the 2012 presidential race for the White House.
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Shearer holds talks with Cardiff

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 20:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cardiff

Cardiff City are in talks with ex-England striker Alan Shearer about succeeding Dave Jones as boss, BBC Sport Wales understands.
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Canada recognises Libyan rebels

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 20:08
related countries: Canada Canada, Libya Libya

Canada recognises a coalition of anti-Gaddafi rebels as the "legitimate representative" of the Libyan people and pledges new humanitarian aid.
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Retail banks will be ring-fenced

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 20:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's biggest banks are to be forced to ring-fence their retail operations from investment banking, Chancellor George Osborne is to announce.
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MPs question aid money for India

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 21:01
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK must "fundamentally" change its aid relationship with India after 2015 by giving less to the increasingly prosperous country, MPs say.
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VIDEO: Taiwan's president on China trade deal

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 21:27
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan, China China

Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou has given a rare interview to the BBC about last year's landmark trade deal with China and whether his country is becoming too economically dependent on China.
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New Che Guevara diary published

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 21:39
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuba publishes the diary Ernesto Che Guevara wrote during his guerrilla campaign alongside Fidel Castro in the late 1950s.
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The eccentric Mr Liu

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 22:08
related countries: China China

How a street vendor became China's top art collector
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Obama offers Puerto Rico support

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 22:32
related countries: Puerto Rico Puerto Rico, United States United States

US President Barack Obama has used a rare visit to Puerto Rico to offer support for a referendum on the island's political future.
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Bernanke warning on US debt limit

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 23:14
related countries: United States United States

The head of the US Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, warns politicians that blocking a rise in the debt ceiling could put US and global finance at risk.
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Film festival looks for 'reboot'

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 23:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The revamped Edinburgh International Film Festival is beginning its 11-day run in the Scottish capital.
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Star bursts

Tuesday 14th of June 2011, 23:44
related countries: South Korea South Korea

The dark side of South Korea's sugary pop industry
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