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Mexico gears up for first televised presidential debate


May 7th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 7 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's four presidential candidates will take part Sunday in their first televised debate amid high expectations and a controversy over the air time, which conflicts ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

World Cup oracle Paul the Octups dies


October 26th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by BNO News
BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) – Paul the Octopus, who gained international fame after correctly predicting the results of the 2010 World Cup, died on early Tuesday, Aquarium Oberhausen said. He was 2.5 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Afghanistan plans ban on live coverage of Taliban attacks


March 3rd, 2010 - 6:09 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 3 (DPA) The Afghan government intends to ban live media coverage of Taliban attacks because it has evidence that militants have used live footage to direct their fighters on ... Read more...

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Germans protest human rights abuses, detentions in Iran


July 26th, 2009 - 3:12 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 26 (DPA) Several hundred people demonstrated Saturday in the German cities of Hamburg and Berlin against violence and suppression in Iran. Posters called for the release of Iranians, arrested following the ... Read more...

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Fiji strongman Bainimarama back in power (Lead)


April 11th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 11 (DPA) Two days after Fiji military chief Voreqe Bainimarama's government was declared illegal by the Court of Appeal, it was back in power Saturday, media reports said. Bainimarama, who has ... Read more...

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Fiji strongman Bainimarama back in charge


April 11th, 2009 - 6:50 am ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 11 (DPA) Two days after Fiji military chief Voreqe Bainimarama's government was declared illegal by the Court of Appeal, he was back in charge Saturday, sworn in as caretaker prime ... Read more...

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