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2008-11-27

World

Poland guarded over coal

Once hailed as the aristocrats of communist Poland, its coal miners today are dreading the future, afraid the EU’s climate change pact could force

Europe

Reviving PNR debate

The French EU presidency has defended air passenger data collection as indispensable against terrorism and crime while conceding it must be strictly

World

Coup fears rise in Thailand

The political crisis that has trapped thousands of foreign tourists in Thailand could be coming to a head. Embattled Prime Minister Somchai

Europe

Schengen welcomes Switzerland

Long queues for European travellers at border controls in Switzerland will soon be a thing of the past. EU interior ministers have agreed to allow

World

Who are the Indian militants?

Since the start of the year more than 350 people have been killed in a string of terrorist attacks in India. Many experts believe the bombings