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2008-07-22

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Karadzic: The road to arrest

Radovan Karadzic was a wanted man. The United States had put a bounty worth 3-million euros on the head of the former Bosnian Serb leader, and his

Radovan Karadzic was a wanted man. The United States had put a bounty worth 3-million euros on the head of the former Bosnian Serb leader, and his

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Karadzic's hometown hails a hero

In Radovan Karadzic’s hometown, Pale, there has been a confused and angry response to his arrest. The town has been closely watched by NATO and

In Radovan Karadzic’s hometown, Pale, there has been a confused and angry response to his arrest. The town has been closely watched by NATO and

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Belgrade judge mulling Hague trial for Karadzic

It was far from the image on the UN’s ‘wanted posters’ but Radovan Karadic’s radically altered appearance of a thick white beard and hair did not

It was far from the image on the UN’s ‘wanted posters’ but Radovan Karadic’s radically altered appearance of a thick white beard and hair did not

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Karadzic's arrest could pave way for Serbia's EU entry

The arrest of Radovan Karadzic could prove pivotal in Serbia’s attempts to join the European Union. The ex-Bosnian Serb leader’s capture was a key

The arrest of Radovan Karadzic could prove pivotal in Serbia’s attempts to join the European Union. The ex-Bosnian Serb leader’s capture was a key

Business

Falling oil price cushions European shares

European shares trimmed their losses by the end of the day on Tuesday but still finished lower for the first time in five sessions. However

European shares trimmed their losses by the end of the day on Tuesday but still finished lower for the first time in five sessions. However

Business

Lufthansa regional pilots strike again

The German airline pilots’ union has been on strike again in its pay dispute with Lufthansa’s regional subsidiary airlines Eurowings and CityLine

The German airline pilots’ union has been on strike again in its pay dispute with Lufthansa’s regional subsidiary airlines Eurowings and CityLine

Business

Telecoms hit by Vodafone forecast

Vodafone has lowered its revenue outlook for the year in the face of the economic downturn. The mobile phone group particularly flagged up Spain as a

Vodafone has lowered its revenue outlook for the year in the face of the economic downturn. The mobile phone group particularly flagged up Spain as a

Business

Hermes sales up

The French luxury goods group Hermes continues to enjoy solid demand for its trademark printed silks and perfumes. It has announced a better than

The French luxury goods group Hermes continues to enjoy solid demand for its trademark printed silks and perfumes. It has announced a better than

Business

NOL bids for Hapag-Lloyd

Singapore’s Neptune Orient Lines has confirmed it wants to buy Hapag-Lloyd, the container unit of Germany’s TUI. NOL, which is Southeast Asia’s

Singapore’s Neptune Orient Lines has confirmed it wants to buy Hapag-Lloyd, the container unit of Germany’s TUI. NOL, which is Southeast Asia’s

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Palestinian shot dead after digger rampage

A Palestinian has been shot dead by an Israeli policeman after ramming a mechanical digger into traffic on a busy Jerusalem street. Israeli officials

A Palestinian has been shot dead by an Israeli policeman after ramming a mechanical digger into traffic on a busy Jerusalem street. Israeli officials

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Spain hails the breakup of ETA commando unit

One of Spain’s most wanted ETA suspects has been arrested after the biggest anti-terrorist operation since the armed Basque separatists called off

One of Spain’s most wanted ETA suspects has been arrested after the biggest anti-terrorist operation since the armed Basque separatists called off

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Olmert corruption trial enters final phase

The cross examination of a key witness in a corruption inquiry involving the Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has entered its final day. Accused of

The cross examination of a key witness in a corruption inquiry involving the Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has entered its final day. Accused of

Culture

Rizzi raises a smile at Mainz

James Rizzi, widely considered the most significant pop art artist of the moment, is the subject of a major retrospective in Mainz, Germany. Visitors

James Rizzi, widely considered the most significant pop art artist of the moment, is the subject of a major retrospective in Mainz, Germany. Visitors

Science_technology

Eco-friendly renovations take hold in Norway

From a classified church to a seventies concrete community centre, Norway is developing new ways of renovating buildings saving both money and the

From a classified church to a seventies concrete community centre, Norway is developing new ways of renovating buildings saving both money and the

Culture

Armenia celebrates cinema with the 5th Golden Apricot

Armenia has once again found itself at the crossroads of regional cultures and civilisations with the fifth edition of the Golden Apricot Film

Armenia has once again found itself at the crossroads of regional cultures and civilisations with the fifth edition of the Golden Apricot Film

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Man shot dead in suspected Jerusalem terror attack

A man driving a mechanical digger has been shot dead while carrying out an attack in Jerusalem say Israeli security services. Eleven people are

A man driving a mechanical digger has been shot dead while carrying out an attack in Jerusalem say Israeli security services. Eleven people are

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Man shot dead in suspected Jerusalem terror attack

  A man driving a mechanical digger has been shot dead while carrying out an attack in Jerusalem say Israeli security services.   Eleven people are

  A man driving a mechanical digger has been shot dead while carrying out an attack in Jerusalem say Israeli security services.   Eleven people are

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Man shot dead in suspected Jerusalem terror attack

A man driving a mechanical digger has been shot dead while carrying out an attack in Jerusalem say Israeli security services. Eleven people are

A man driving a mechanical digger has been shot dead while carrying out an attack in Jerusalem say Israeli security services. Eleven people are

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Karadzic: The road to arrest

Radovan Karadzic was a wanted man. The United States had put a bounty worth 3-million euros on the head of the former Bosnian Serb leader, and his

Radovan Karadzic was a wanted man. The United States had put a bounty worth 3-million euros on the head of the former Bosnian Serb leader, and his

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Karadzic heavily disguised when arrested

Serbian officials say Radovan Karadzic was heavily disguised and carrying false papers when arrested. They gave details of what they say was a

Serbian officials say Radovan Karadzic was heavily disguised and carrying false papers when arrested. They gave details of what they say was a

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Joy in Sarajevo over war leader's detention

As news of Karadic’s arrest filtered through to the Bosnian capital, Sarajevo, crowds quickly gathered and began impromtu celebrations. In a

As news of Karadic’s arrest filtered through to the Bosnian capital, Sarajevo, crowds quickly gathered and began impromtu celebrations. In a

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Arrest clears way for Serbia's EU membership

In Brussels there has been a positive reaction to news of Radovan Karadzic’s arrest. It is now expected that Serbia will be declared to be

In Brussels there has been a positive reaction to news of Radovan Karadzic’s arrest. It is now expected that Serbia will be declared to be

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Mixed reaction in Belgrade to Karadzic arrest

The people of Belgrade have reacted with caution to news of the arrest of Radovan Karadzic, who is wanted for plotting, planning and ordering the

The people of Belgrade have reacted with caution to news of the arrest of Radovan Karadzic, who is wanted for plotting, planning and ordering the

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Karadzic heavily disguised when arrested

Serbian officials say Radovan Karadzic was heavily disguised and carrying false papers when arrested. They gave details of what they say was a

Serbian officials say Radovan Karadzic was heavily disguised and carrying false papers when arrested. They gave details of what they say was a

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Top ETA suspect arrested by Spanish police

Spanish police are said to have struck a heavy blow against ETA with the arrest of one of the armed Basque separatist group’s alleged leaders and

Spanish police are said to have struck a heavy blow against ETA with the arrest of one of the armed Basque separatist group’s alleged leaders and