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2010-06-16

Sci-tech

MUSIC to your mobile's ears

Providing information in real time in crowded places, like the Paris metro, or connecting smartphones and servers, regardless of their pre-installed

World

Flash floods kill 19 in France

Flash floods triggered by torrential downpours near France’s Mediterranean coast have claimed at least 19 lives. Six months worth of rain fell in

World

Interview with Ismail Haniyeh

Amid the outcry over Israel’s attack on the aid flotilla in the Mediterranean, there have been growing international calls for an end to the Israeli

Business

UK jobless down in May

The number of people in the UK claiming jobless benefit fell more than expected in May. The Office for National Statistics says 31,000 fewer people

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Train accident in Austria

A freight train transporting cars from Romania to France derailed early near Braz in Vorarlberg, Austria, probably due to a technical failure. The

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Uzbeks flee Kyrgyz clashes

Ethnic Uzbek refugees flee the bloodshed in southern Kyrgyzstan. Clashes began last week in the southern city of Osh but later spread to nearby towns

World

Spain set for general strike

Spain largest unions have called a general strike for September 29 over a planned shake up of labour laws. The Spanish government is set to approve

World

Uzbeks flee Kyrgyz clashes

Ethnic Uzbek refugees desperate to flee the bloodshed in southern Kyrgyzstan are being turned away at the border of neighbouring Uzbekistan. The