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Australian PM rescued by riot police during protest

January 26th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and opposition leader Tony Abbott were trapped in a building Thursday in the capital Canberra during a violent protest and ... Read more...

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HMS Invincible may become a Chinese disco

January 8th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A Chinese restaurant tycoon wants to turn HMS Invincible, the venerable warship, into a vast nightclub.Kin Bong Lam has submitted a 5million pounds bid to the Ministry of ... Read more...

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Lord Nelson’s letter reveals his desperation to fight the French

July 13th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): A letter that was written by Lord Nelson four days before Trafalgar, has revealed his desperation to fight the French.In the letter, which was sent from flagship HMS ... Read more...

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US firm appeals against $500 mn Spanish treasure handover

January 22nd, 2010 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Jan 22 (IANS/EFE) A US firm has appealed against a court order to handover $500-million-worth gold and silver coins it salvaged from the Atlantic Ocean to Spain, a company spokeswoman said. The ... Read more...

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Ex-detective says Brit Queen escaped assassination in Australia in 1970

January 28th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.28 (ANI): Mystery plotters attempted to kill Britains Queen Elizabeth II during a visit to Australia in April, 1970, but luck prevented it, claims a retired police detective. Former Detective Superintendent ... Read more...

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