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17 Nov

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Germany on high alert due to ‘plot’

Security tightened at airports and train stations amid new evidence of attack plots, the interior minister says.
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2010 14:47 GMT

 

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Melting glaciers threaten wildlife

Pavol Stracansky 17 Nov 2010 10:39 GMT
Kyrgyzstan is one of the most biodiverse areas of central Asia, but species are in danger from global warming…………………………….

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Obama’s hopes on nuclear arms fade

US-Russia treaty to slash nuclear arms is in danger after Republican senator says it should not be voted on this year.

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Haiti riots against UN heats up

Riots erupt as citizens blame Nepalese peacekeepers for bringing the cholera disease…………………..

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‘Insufficient evidence’ against MI5 officer new

He will not be prosecuted over claims he was complicit in the torture of former Guantanamo Bay detainee Binyam Mohamed. 

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A man begs outside Anglo Irish Bank in Dublin's city centre 

The human cost of the Irish crash

They stand empty across Ireland: 300,000 unoccupied homes, a silent reproach to those who thought the economic boom would never end. 

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Berlanga in Madrid in May at the opening of the Berlanga Cinema

Luis García Berlanga: Film-maker whose subversive comedies infuriated the Franco dictatorship

Luis García Berlanga was a consistently disruptive presence in Spanish cinema of the second half of the 20th century. 

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 Arab intellectuals denounced the assassination of Iraqi Christians

 

 After the hostage crisis in a Christian cathedral in Baghdad, October 31, which had made forty-six dead, Arab intellectuals living in France denounced “barbaric attacks” against the community. 

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