BREAKING NEWS

2009-08-17

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Japan edges out of recession

Japan’s economy has moved out of recession, ending its longest slump since World War Two. It is the third G7 country to return to growth after

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Karzai defends record

With only 3 days to go before the Presidential election in Afghanistan, incumbent Hamid Karzai has been taking part in a televised debate with other

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Karzai defends record

With only 3 days to go before the Presidential election in Afghanistan, incumbent Hamid Karzai has been taking part in a televised debate with other

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N. Korea reopens border

North Korea has agreed to re-open its border with the South and allow tourism and family reunions again. The deal to open the border was secured

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Mexico fires its customs force

Mexico has fired 700 of its customs officers at airports and land crossings in a bid to stamp out corruption. A new workforce is now being drafted