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What happend on November 2nd 2013

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Eventful past of Sarajevo's historic hotel

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 0:02
related countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina
related places: Sarajevo

The hotel that gave reporters prime view of epic Bosnian siege
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Germany and Brazil in UN spy draft

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 1:52
related countries: United States United States, Brazil Brazil, Germany Germany

Brazil and Germany submit a draft resolution to the UN calling for the right to privacy in the digital age, amid a bitter row over US espionage.
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China fireworks blast kills 11

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 3:29
related countries: China China

An explosion at a fireworks factory in the southern Chinese region of Guangxi kills 11 people and injures 17, state media say.
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VIDEO: Members of Golden Dawn shot dead

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 4:20
related countries: Greece Greece
related places: Athens

Two members of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn have been killed and a third wounded in a drive-by shooting outside the party's offices in an Athens suburb, police say.
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Taliban say leader killed by drone

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 4:50
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

The leader of the Pakistani Taliban, Hakimullah Mehsud, has been killed in a drone strike, a high-ranking Taliban official tells the BBC.
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VIDEO: Egypt satirist's TV show suspended

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 7:31
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Popular Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef's television show has been suspended - just minutes before it was due to go on air.
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VIDEO: Disguises used to help timid panda

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 8:36
related countries: China China

Chinese conservation workers are planning to release a female panda cub into the wild, after spending two years teaching her the skills she will need to survive.
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Taliban death puts Pakistan on alert

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 9:39
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Taliban

Pakistan's security forces are put on high alert following the US drone strike believed to have killed Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud.
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O'Neill & Keane set for Irish roles

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 9:55
related countries: Ireland Ireland

Martin O'Neill is on the brink of becoming Republic of Ireland manager and is set to bring Roy Keane in as his assistant.
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Malaysia protests in spying row

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 10:55
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, Aruba Aruba, United States United States
related places: Asia

Malaysia summons US and Australian diplomats in a protest over an alleged American-led spying network in Asia.
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Vettel heads Webber in Abu Dhabi

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 11:08
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
related places: Abu Dhabi

Sebastian Vettel is on course for pole position at Abu Dhabi after heading Red Bull team-mate Mark Webber in final practice.
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VIDEO: Haze continues to shroud Sydney

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 11:39
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Sydney

Officials in Australia's largest city, Sydney, have warned people not too exercise outdoors because of high pollution levels.
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Pussy Riot prisoner 'gone missing'

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 11:45
related countries: Russia Russia

One of the members of the Pussy Riot protest band has not been seen since she was moved to a new prison 10 days ago, reports from Russia say.
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Tunisia suspended from Davis Cup

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 12:45
related countries: Israel Israel

Tunisia is suspended from tennis' Davis Cup for a year after player Malek Jaziri was ordered not to compete against an Israeli opponent.
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Webber beats Vettel to Abu Dhabi pole

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 14:10
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
related places: Abu Dhabi

Mark Webber beats Red Bull team-mate and world champion Sebastian Vettel to pole at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
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Protest for Greenpeace detainee

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 14:12
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A silent protest is held outside the Russian embassy in London, where a petition was handed in demanding the immediate release of video journalist Kieron Bryan.
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Niger 'halts Sahara crossing group'

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 14:27
related countries: Niger Niger

Niger reportedly arrests 127 migrants attempting to cross the Sahara, days after 92 people were found to have died making the same journey.
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VIDEO: Silent protest for British detainee

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 15:00
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A silent protest is being held outside the Russian embassy in London to demand the release of 30 Greenpeace activists who have been imprisoned since September.
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Djokovic to face Federer in London

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 15:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Defending champion Novak Djokovic is drawn in the same group as Roger Federer for the World Tour Finals.
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Tortured Chilean wins compensation

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 15:09
related countries: Chile Chile

An 80-year-old exile wins compensation from the Chilean state over torture he suffered 40 years ago under General Pinochet, in a landmark legal battle.
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Kenya promises 'action' on rapists

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 15:15
related countries: Kenya Kenya

The Kenyan authorities promise to take action after three men alleged to have gang-raped a 16-year-old girl were ordered to cut grass as punishment.
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Wild boar may have swum from France

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 15:15
related countries: France France

A wild boar which has been on the loose in Alderney for more than a month is thought to have swum there from France.
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UK soldiers 'admit New York fight'

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 15:49
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: New York

Four British Army soldiers admit being involved in a fight with an off-duty New York policeman outside a city bar this summer, it is being reported.
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England 42-0 Ireland

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 16:37
related countries: Ireland Ireland

England run in eight tries to beat Ireland in Huddersfield and get their first win at the Rugby League World Cup.
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Sharma smashes ODI double hundred

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 16:39
related countries: India India, Australia Australia
related places: Bangalore

India's Rohit Sharma smashes 209 from 158 balls as India beat Australia by 57 runs at Bangalore to win the series 3-2.
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VIDEO: Will Kuwaitis take low-paid jobs?

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 16:47
related countries: Kuwait Kuwait

A Kuwait crackdown has seen thousands of expat workers leave - but will Kuwaitis want their low-paid jobs?
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VIDEO: India's space ambition takes off

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 16:47
related countries: India India

India's intergalactic ambitions will take a further step forward this month when its unmanned mars orbiter will blast off on a 9-month voyage to the red planet
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England 20-13 Australia

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 16:48
related countries: Australia Australia

England overcome Australia to grab a precious southern hemisphere scalp and get their autumn campaign off to a winning start.
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VIDEO: Hundreds join battle of the beards

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 16:55
related countries: Germany Germany

Hundreds of contestants gather for the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Germany.
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Mehsud killing 'death of peace plan'

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 17:40
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan's interior minister says the death of Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud has destroyed the country's nascent peace process.
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VIDEO: Giant duck deflates in earthquake

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 18:27
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan

A giant yellow duck art installation fell victim to a 6.3 factor earthquake in Taiwan on Thursday.
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Lancaster praises England newcomers

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 18:44
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Twickenham

England coach Stuart Lancaster praises his side's composure after their 20-13 victory over Australia at Twickenham.
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Cuba shuts down private cinemas

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 18:46
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuban authorities order the immediate closure of privately-run cinemas and video-game salons, saying they were never authorised.
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French journalists killed in Mali

Saturday 2nd of November 2013, 21:58
related countries: France France, Mali Mali
related places: Kidal

Two journalists for French radio station RFI have been killed after being kidnapped by gunmen in the northern Mali town of Kidal.
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