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2012-02-10

Sport

Tom Boonen wins Tour of Qatar

Belgium’s Tom Boonen held his nerve to claim his fourth Tour of Qatar title in Doha on Friday. The 31-year-old, who had led the race from the

World

Vatican: no 'plot to kill Pope'

The Vatican has dismissed an Italian newspaper report that the Pope is being targeted by  assassins and would be dead within 12 months.   The front

Business

Spain steps up jobless fight

Spain’s cabinet has approved further moves to try and reduced unemployment rates that are the highest in Europe. They include labour law changes

Europe

EU funding for foreign students

Nacisse, from Cameroon, studying at the Free University of Brussels, asks: Why doesn’t the European Community finance students from Africa? Dennis