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Malmo rocks to lunchtime dance craze

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 0:04
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Lunchtime dance craze catches on among Swedish workers
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West Bank barrier threatens villagers' way of life

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 0:13
related countries: West Bank West Bank

West Bank barrier threatens villagers' traditions
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VIDEO: Closure for Nazi experiment victims

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 0:14
related countries: Austria Austria
related places: Vienna

The remains of victims of Nazi medical experiments have been buried at a ceremony in the Austrian capital, Vienna.
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Journalist kidnapped in Honduras

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 0:19
related countries: Honduras Honduras

Police in Honduras search for journalist Alfredo Villatoro. who was kidnapped only days after another journalist was found dead.
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UN rebuke over Cambodia shootings

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 0:54
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

A UN special envoy calls for a halt to the use of firearms on human rights activists in Cambodia after a string of violent incidents.
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Chronic disease: NHS 'can't cope'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 1:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's health system needs "radical change" to cope with the rising number of people with chronic conditions, especially in deprived areas, says a report by medical experts.
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VIDEO: Pasok to attempt Greece coalition

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 1:48
related countries: Greece Greece

Pasok leader Evangelos Venizelos is to try to form a coalition after two earlier attempts failed.
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US opens up banking to China firm

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 1:55
related countries: United States United States, China China
related places: Industrial

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China gets the nod to take over a US bank, the first such US approval for a Chinese firm.
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Overnight shelling in Syria city

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 2:15
related countries: Syria Syria

There has been intense shelling by the Syrian army overnight in the city of Homs, as UN monitors in thde city try to implement a ceasefire.
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Tepco shares up on state control

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 3:43
related countries: Japan Japan

Shares in Tokyo Electric Power Company surge after the government approved its business plan and said it would take control of the firm.
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China's exports and imports slow

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 5:30
related countries: China China

China's export and import growth slows in April, raising fresh fears about a sharp slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.
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Repsol details cost of YPF loss

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 6:51
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Spain Spain

Spanish oil company Repsol releases results showing the costs of the nationalisation of its majority stake in YPF by Argentina.
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Putin will not attend G8 summit

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 6:56
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Russian President Vladimir Putin tells US President Barack Obama that he will not attend the G8 summit in the US later this month.
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Mutilated bodies found in Mexico

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 7:05
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Jalisco

Police in western Mexico try to identify the remains of 18 people found dismembered and dumped in two cars in Jalisco state.
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Sony reports record annual loss

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 7:31
related countries: Japan Japan

Japanese electronics maker Sony reports a record annual loss as natural disasters and a strong yen hurt its earnings.
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China suspends Philippine tours

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 8:19
related countries: Philippines Philippines, China China

Most travel agencies in China are suspending tours to the Philippines amid tension over a stand-off in the South China Sea, Chinese state media say.
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Vanuatu ejects Australian police

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 8:27
related countries: Vanuatu Vanuatu, Aruba Aruba

Vanuatu expels an Australian police contingent amid a diplomatic row over the "disrespectful treatment" of the Pacific nation's prime minister.
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Short of space in the Russian tundra

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 8:30
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Reindeer herders feeling cramped in an area the size of England
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Brazil backs World Cup beer sales

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 9:15
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Brazil passes a long-delayed bill that gives guarantees to Fifa on the staging of the 2014 World Cup and paves the way for alcohol sales in stadiums.
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Indians held for live baby burial

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 9:18
related countries: India India

Police in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh arrest the father and uncle of a two-month-old girl for allegedly trying to bury her alive.
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Manufacturing output up in March

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 9:20
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: March

UK manufacturing output bounced back in March, figures show, but overall industrial output fell due to a drop in oil and gas production.
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Argentina backs 'dignified death'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 9:31
related countries: Argentina Argentina

The Argentine Senate passes a law that gives terminally ill patients the right to refuse treatment.
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Beastie Boys return to US top 20

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 9:33
related countries: United States United States

The Beastie Boys have returned to the US album charts following the death of band member Adam Yauch last week.
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Suicide bomber kills two in China

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 9:51
related countries: China China

A woman blows herself up to protest against the demolition of her house in southern China, killing herself and two other people, state media say.
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Bus drivers in 2012 strike vote

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 10:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Thousands of London bus drivers are to vote on whether to strike in a row over extra payments during the Olympic Games.
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Hairstylist Vidal Sassoon dies

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 10:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British-born celebrity hairstylist Vidal Sassoon - who revolutionised haircuts in the 1960s - has died at his home in Los Angeles, aged 84, police say.
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Chile's hate crime law approved

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 10:10
related countries: Chile Chile

Chile passes a hate crimes law that languished in Congress for seven years but gained added urgency after the fatal beating of a gay man in March.
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'Plot to kill' Burundi watchdog

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 10:20
related countries: Burundi Burundi

Burundi's corruption watchdog, Mohamed Rukara, has uncovered a plot to kill him, his spokesperson says - blaming unnamed people.
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Glee star confirms show departure

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 10:52
related countries: United States United States

Glee actress Amber Riley has revealed she is leaving the hit US show at the end of the current series.
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US missile defence test 'success'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 10:53
related countries: United States United States

US forces destroy a target missile in the first successful test of a new Raytheon Co interceptor, designed to play a major role in missile defence.
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Bank of France predicts no growth

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 11:13
related countries: France France

The Bank of France sees no growth in the first half of 2012, with official figures for the first quarter due on Francois Hollande's inauguration day.
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UK interest rates held at 0.5%

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 12:05
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Bank of England continues to hold UK interest rates at 0.5% and is not extending its programme to boost the economy by buying government bonds.
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ICRC suspends Pakistan city work

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 12:16
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Peshawar, Karachi

The International Committee of the Red Cross suspends humanitarian activities in two of Pakistan's largest cities, Peshawar and Karachi.
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SA anger over spy chief removal

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 12:17
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africa's opposition says controversial crime intelligence chief Richard Mdluli should be suspended, amid allegations of political interference.
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Care recalled by England for tour

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 12:30
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Danny Care is recalled by England for the South Africa tour but coach Stuart Lancaster says the player is "treading a fine line".
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China bangs the war drum over South China Sea

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 12:49
related countries: Philippines Philippines, China China

What lies behind China's dispute with the Philippines
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China 'reprisals' on Chen family

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 13:01
related countries: United States United States, China China

Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng, who fled house arrest and spent six days in the US embassy, says his family is under intensified pressure from the authorities.
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US trade deficit grows in March

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 13:16
related countries: United States United States
related places: February, March

The US trade deficit widened at the fastest rate for 10 months in March following a narrowing in February, official figures show.
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Breivik survivors relive horrors

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 13:32
related countries: Norway Norway
related places: Oslo

Survivors of Anders Behring Breivik's shootings in Norway relive the horrors of last year's massacre as they testify at his trial in Oslo.
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Chechens 'plotted Sochi attack'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 14:12
related countries: Georgia Georgia, Russia Russia
related places: Chechen, Sochi

Russia's security services say Chechen rebels have been plotting with Georgian security services to attack the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
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VIDEO: London Olympic flame lit in Greece

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 14:26
related countries: Greece Greece, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The 2012 Olympic flame has been lit in Greece and has begun its long journey to London.
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Captive US soldier's family speak

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 14:32
related countries: United States United States

The parents of Bowe Bergdahl, the only US soldier held by the Taliban, go public on their frustration with the pace of US efforts to have him freed.
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2012 Games flame lit in Greece

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 15:19
related countries: Greece Greece, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The flame for the London 2012 torch relay and Olympic Games is lit in Olympia, Greece, and briefly goes out.
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Bodies found at Russia jet wreck

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 15:52
related countries: Russia Russia, Indonesia Indonesia

Rescuers find a number of bodies at the wreckage of a Russian Sukhoi Superjet plane that crashed into mountains in Indonesia.
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Obama on gay marriage divides US

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 16:04
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama is praised and condemned over his backing for gay marriage, as his campaign attacks Republican Mitt Romney on the issue.
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Egypt poll hopefuls in TV debate

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 16:31
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egyptian poll front-runners Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh and Amr Moussa are to face each other in the country's first live election TV debate
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Thursday 10th of May 2012, 16:37
related countries: Kenya Kenya, Somalia Somalia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Jermaine Grant, a Briton on trial in Kenya for an alleged bomb plot, was linked to the widow of a 7/7 London bomber, the prosecution alleges.
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Khan-Peterson rematch called off

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 16:39
related countries: United States United States
related places: Peterson

Amir Khan's rematch with Lamont Peterson on 19 May is called off after the American champion's failed drugs test.
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Thousands in public sector strike

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 16:56
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Public sector workers are taking part in a 24-hour UK-wide strike over pensions, but the government insists it has made them a "generous offer".
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Top drivers call for rule clarity

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 17:19
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

McLaren team-mates Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton join a chorus of drivers calling for clarity on overtaking rules.
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Italy town gets accidental mayor

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 17:20
related countries: Italy Italy

A hotel owner in a small mountain town in northern Italy is voted mayor after putting his name forward as a favour to a friend.
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Guinea police tear-gas protesters

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 17:36
related countries: Guinea Guinea

Guinea police fire tear gas to disperse protesters angry at the government's handling of overdue parliamentary elections.
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Barca deny Messi's 'negro' taunt

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 17:48
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Barcelona defend Lionel Messi after the Argentina forward is accused of repeatedly calling Royston Drenthe "negro".
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Oldest Mayan calendar unearthed

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 18:02
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Archaeologists report a striking find in Guatemala of the first Mayan art on a wall, as well as the oldest known Mayan calendar.
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Greek Pasok upbeat on coalition

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 18:16
related countries: Greece Greece

Greek Socialist Evangelos Venizelos, the third political leader to try to form a coalition amid a deepening crisis, says he has made progress.
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Thursday 10th of May 2012, 18:22
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

The Netherlands' Pirate Party is banned from telling users how to bypass blocks to The Pirate Bay file-sharing site.
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Syria 'suicide bombs' kill dozens

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 19:13
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Damascus

At least 55 people are killed in a double suicide car bombing near an intelligence complex in the Syrian capital, Damascus, officials say.
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Bomb plotter was 'secret agent'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 19:18
related countries: United States United States

The would-be suicide attacker in a foiled "underwear bomb" plot was a Saudi-recruited undercover agent, reports from the US say.
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Peru ministers quit over clashes

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 20:06
related countries: Peru Peru

Peru's interior and defence ministers resign in the face of criticism over a failed operation against Shining Path rebels.
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Underwear bomb spy 'was British'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 20:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

The undercover agent who infiltrated al-Qaeda and foiled an "underwear bomb" plot was a British man of Middle Eastern origin, US reports say.
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Deutsche admits US mortgage fraud

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 21:10
related countries: United States United States

Deutsche Bank is to pay $202m (£125m) to settle charges it defrauded the US government over the resale of risky mortgages.
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VIDEO: Kenya trial Briton linked to 7/7 bomber

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 22:04
related countries: Kenya Kenya, Somalia Somalia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Mombasa

A British man has gone on trial in the Kenyan city of Mombasa, accused of plotting bomb attacks and of having links to Islamist militants in Somalia.
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JPMorgan reveals shock $2bn loss

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 22:27
related countries: United States United States

US banking giant JPMorgan reveals a surprise trading loss of $2bn (£1.2bn) on complex investments made by its traders.
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Nadal furious with Madrid surface

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 22:52
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Rafael Nadal threatens to withdraw from next year's Madrid Open if it continues to be played on the new blue clay surface.
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Vietnam photographer Faas dies

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 22:56
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

The celebrated Associated Press combat photographer Horst Faas, known for his decade of work during the Vietnam War, dies at 79.
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UK companies cut secret tax deals

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 23:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Luxembourg Luxembourg

Major UK-based firms cut secret deals with authorities in Luxembourg to avoid paying millions in corporate tax in Britain, a BBC Panorama investigation finds.
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US sheriff sued for 'profiling'

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 23:19
related countries: United States United States
related places: Justice, Arizona

The US Department of Justice sues an Arizona sheriff accused of racially profiling Latinos, among other alleged civil rights violations.
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Haiti rape case in Uruguay court

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 23:38
related countries: Haiti Haiti, Uruguay Uruguay

A Haitian man who says he was raped by five Uruguayan peacekeepers in Haiti appears before a Uruguayan judge investigating the case.
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Algeria votes for new parliament

Thursday 10th of May 2012, 23:47
related countries: Algeria Algeria

Algerian have voted in parliamentary elections billed by the authorities as historically transparent, but marred by a low turnout.
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