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2008-11-30

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Romania awaits election result

There was jubilation at the headquarters of Romania’s Social Democrat party, after exit polls showed it appears to have won the parliamentary

There was jubilation at the headquarters of Romania’s Social Democrat party, after exit polls showed it appears to have won the parliamentary

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Exit polls crown Romania's Social Democrats

Romania’s Social Democrats appear to have won the parliamentary election, according to exit polls. The opposition party, which ruled the country for

Romania’s Social Democrats appear to have won the parliamentary election, according to exit polls. The opposition party, which ruled the country for

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Pakistan-based group blamed over Mumbai attacks

Who was behind the three day killing spree that turned Mumbai into a war zone? The investigation has begun in earnest with India’s chief suspects

Who was behind the three day killing spree that turned Mumbai into a war zone? The investigation has begun in earnest with India’s chief suspects

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Poland prepares 24 billion euro crisis plan

Poland has prepared a 24 billion euro plan for the next two years, to boost the country’s economy in the face of the global financial crisis. The

Poland has prepared a 24 billion euro plan for the next two years, to boost the country’s economy in the face of the global financial crisis. The

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Could it be heroin on prescription in Switzerland?

Heroin addicts in Switzerland are expected to be able to obtain the drug on prescription if the final outcome of a referendum on the subject reflects

Heroin addicts in Switzerland are expected to be able to obtain the drug on prescription if the final outcome of a referendum on the subject reflects

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Minister quits under pressure over Mumbai attacks

The political fallout from the Mumbai massacres is now being felt in India. For while the rampage is over in the Taj Mahal hotel, the streets outside

The political fallout from the Mumbai massacres is now being felt in India. For while the rampage is over in the Taj Mahal hotel, the streets outside

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Normality returns to Mumbai but not the tourists

A sense of normality is returning to the streets of Mumbai, just a day after the Indian forces succeeded in putting down a militant insurrection

A sense of normality is returning to the streets of Mumbai, just a day after the Indian forces succeeded in putting down a militant insurrection

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Protestors mass in Bangkok despite police threats 

Thailand’s multi-coloured political divide has opened still further as  pro-government supporters have decided to stage their own sit-in.   The

Thailand’s multi-coloured political divide has opened still further as  pro-government supporters have decided to stage their own sit-in.   The

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Memorials in the streets in Mumbai

The overwhelming majority of the victims of the Mumbai attacks were Indian. As the international media interest moves away they are now left to pick

The overwhelming majority of the victims of the Mumbai attacks were Indian. As the international media interest moves away they are now left to pick

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Indian home minister quits after Mumbai attacks

Heavily criticized for failing to guarantee India’s safety, the country’s home minister has resigned in the wake of the Mumbai attacks. Shivraj

Heavily criticized for failing to guarantee India’s safety, the country’s home minister has resigned in the wake of the Mumbai attacks. Shivraj

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Romania votes in poll key to tackling global crisis

The people of Romania are voting in a crucial parliamentary election that will determine the country’s response to the global financial

The people of Romania are voting in a crucial parliamentary election that will determine the country’s response to the global financial

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India's 9/11 increases tensions with Pakistan

The investigation into Mumbai’s terror attacks may have only just started but India’s claim the gunmen had Pakistani links is threatening to raise

The investigation into Mumbai’s terror attacks may have only just started but India’s claim the gunmen had Pakistani links is threatening to raise

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Hundreds killed in Muslim-Christian clashes in Nigeria

Eye-witnesses say hundreds of people have been killed in the city of Jos, in Nigeria, after clashes between Christians and Muslims over the result of

Eye-witnesses say hundreds of people have been killed in the city of Jos, in Nigeria, after clashes between Christians and Muslims over the result of

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Economic crisis central to Romania's election

New EU member Romania is gearing itself up for parliamentary elections today. The ballot is being seen as pivotal for the Balkan nation’s economy to

New EU member Romania is gearing itself up for parliamentary elections today. The ballot is being seen as pivotal for the Balkan nation’s economy to