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2010-07-25

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Russian Navy Day celebrated in Sevastopol

Russia’s annual Navy Day has been celebrated in lavish style in the Ukrainian resort of Sevastopol – in a show likely to annoy many who are

Russia’s annual Navy Day has been celebrated in lavish style in the Ukrainian resort of Sevastopol – in a show likely to annoy many who are

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German soul-searching over Love Parade tragedy

Why? That is the question the whole of Germany is asking the day after the Love Parade went so horribly wrong. How could 19 revellers be killed and

Why? That is the question the whole of Germany is asking the day after the Love Parade went so horribly wrong. How could 19 revellers be killed and

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Prayers at Khmer Rouge jail before court verdict

A special Buddhist ceremony has been held at a notorious former Khmer Rouge prison in Phnom Penh, on the eve of a court verdict in the trial of the

A special Buddhist ceremony has been held at a notorious former Khmer Rouge prison in Phnom Penh, on the eve of a court verdict in the trial of the

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Concorde victims remembered, ten years on

Ten years to the day after Concorde plunged from the skies near Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris, victims of the tragedy have been

Ten years to the day after Concorde plunged from the skies near Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris, victims of the tragedy have been

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Summer wildfires hit France and Portugal

A wildfire has destroyed nine square kilometres of vegetation in the south of France, threatening homes and forcing some areas to be evacuated

A wildfire has destroyed nine square kilometres of vegetation in the south of France, threatening homes and forcing some areas to be evacuated

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Taliban say missing US soldier was killed

As NATO-led forces continued looking for two missing American soldiers in Afghanistan, the Taliban say one was killed in a gunfight and they are

As NATO-led forces continued looking for two missing American soldiers in Afghanistan, the Taliban say one was killed in a gunfight and they are

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Locals describe horror of music festival crush

Originally held to promote peace through music more than 20 years ago, this year’s Love Parade will be remembered for all the wrong

Originally held to promote peace through music more than 20 years ago, this year’s Love Parade will be remembered for all the wrong

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Love Parade to be axed after deadly crush

Organisers say the long-running Love Parade festival will never be held again after 19 people were killed in a stampede in western

Organisers say the long-running Love Parade festival will never be held again after 19 people were killed in a stampede in western

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Deadly panic at German Love Parade

A stampede at the Love Parade festival in Duisburg killed 19 people and injured dozens more.

A stampede at the Love Parade festival in Duisburg killed 19 people and injured dozens more.

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Ice cream for dogs in London

The world’s first ice cream truck exclusively for dogs opened in London.

The world’s first ice cream truck exclusively for dogs opened in London.

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Massive water fight in Moscow

Hundreds of Muscovites looking for relief from soaring temperatures took part in a massive water fight.

Hundreds of Muscovites looking for relief from soaring temperatures took part in a massive water fight.

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Vladimir Putin rides Harley Davidson at Ukrainian bike show

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin arrived to the 14th International annual bike show in Sevastopol riding a three-wheeled Harley Davidson.

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin arrived to the 14th International annual bike show in Sevastopol riding a three-wheeled Harley Davidson.

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Jet crash in Canada

A jet crashed during a practice run at an air show in Alberta, Canada. The pilot escaped from the fighter jet moments before crash.

A jet crashed during a practice run at an air show in Alberta, Canada. The pilot escaped from the fighter jet moments before crash.

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What went wrong at deadly German techno party?

What caused the deadly panic at the Love Parade? As the number of people crushed to death in Germany’s music festival disaster rose to 19, an outcry

What caused the deadly panic at the Love Parade? As the number of people crushed to death in Germany’s music festival disaster rose to 19, an outcry

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Fidel Castro wears military shirt for latest outing

Music played on Cuban television as Fidel Castro, looking almost like his old self in a green military shirt, made his latest public

Music played on Cuban television as Fidel Castro, looking almost like his old self in a green military shirt, made his latest public

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The Concorde's tragic demise

It was a quarter to five in the evening on July 25, 2000. An Air France Concorde crashed after take-off in Paris. The plane came down on a hotel not

It was a quarter to five in the evening on July 25, 2000. An Air France Concorde crashed after take-off in Paris. The plane came down on a hotel not

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Spotlight on European air safety

Ten years after the Concorde crash in Paris, what lessons have been learnt from the tragedy? Euronews’ Anne Devineaux spoke to Bernard Bourdon from

Ten years after the Concorde crash in Paris, what lessons have been learnt from the tragedy? Euronews’ Anne Devineaux spoke to Bernard Bourdon from

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Questions over deadly crush at German festival

What was meant to be a day of fun at a German festival has ended in tragedy as at least 18 people were crushed to death. Now, serious questions are

What was meant to be a day of fun at a German festival has ended in tragedy as at least 18 people were crushed to death. Now, serious questions are

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Worldwide protests against Iranian stoning

Protests against an Iranian woman sentenced to stoning took place in 32 countries around the world. Human rights campaigners from the UK to as far

Protests against an Iranian woman sentenced to stoning took place in 32 countries around the world. Human rights campaigners from the UK to as far

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Turkish PM proposes change to army law

The Turkish prime minister has said he might amend an army law that opponents say could encourage military coups. Recep Tayyip Erdogan was

The Turkish prime minister has said he might amend an army law that opponents say could encourage military coups. Recep Tayyip Erdogan was

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Chicken advert pokes fun at French police

A company selling free-range chicken is poking fun at police in France. The slang term for a gendarme is ‘poulet’, the word for chicken in

A company selling free-range chicken is poking fun at police in France. The slang term for a gendarme is ‘poulet’, the word for chicken in

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Tragedy at the Love Parade in Germany

An investigation is underway after at least 18 people were killed in a stampede at the Love Parade festival in western Germany. Dozens more were

An investigation is underway after at least 18 people were killed in a stampede at the Love Parade festival in western Germany. Dozens more were