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2009-01-20

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Obama: the world was watching

Not everyone could be in Washington to watch the inauguration of Barak Obama, millions viewed the historic moment on TV screens all over the world

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The handover begins

A gift and a smile and the handover of power began early this morning Washington time. The outgoing White House family welcomed the new. We

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History made in Washington

Energised by the moment it seemed almost the whole world had converged on Washington, many believed they would not see another day like this in their

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Czech eye patch on humour

‘Now you see it, now you don’t!’ This approach leaves a prank artwork hung in the European Council atrium in Brussels intact. But it covers up (with

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Europe may sue over gas cuts

Fresh Russian gas is reaching Europe after a two-week squeeze. But the contract row between Russia and Ukraine which caused the cut in supplies