A New Dawn in Iraq: but hardly an American sunset
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A New Dawn in Iraq: but hardly an American sunset

Green property: energy-efficient homes
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Green property: energy-efficient homes

Sarah Lonsdale tests the latest ‘eco’ products and sorts the fads from the finds. This…

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Michael Douglas reveals his cancer has spread
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Michael Douglas reveals his cancer has spread

Oscar-winning actor says he has 80% chance of survival in frank interview on David Letterman’s…

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BBC staff vote for strike over pensions
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BBC staff vote for strike over pensions

William Hague denies gay affair rumours as aide quits
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William Hague denies gay affair rumours as aide quits

• Hague responds to ‘untrue and deeply distressing’ rumours • Statement denies ‘improper’ appointment of…

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Obama warns Middle East leaders ‘chance may not come again soon’
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Obama warns Middle East leaders ‘chance may not come again soon’

Direct dialogue begins between leaders in Washington as Barack Obama heralds ‘moment of opportunity’ to…

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Number of Illegal Immigrants in U.S. Fell, Study Says
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Number of Illegal Immigrants in U.S. Fell, Study Says

The number of illegal immigrants in the United States, after peaking at 12 million in…

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They Crawl, They Bite, They Baffle Scientists
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They Crawl, They Bite, They Baffle Scientists

Don’t be too quick to dismiss the common bedbug as merely a pestiferous six-legged blood-sucker.…

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Near Kandahar, the Prize Is an Empty Town
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Near Kandahar, the Prize Is an Empty Town

MEHLAJAT, Afghanistan — When the governor of Kandahar Province came to this town, freshly liberated…

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Aliens exist: Hawking
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Aliens exist: Hawking

London: Do aliens exist? They do, but humans should try to avoid any contact with…

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Miraculous escape for Emirates passengers
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Miraculous escape for Emirates passengers

Nedumbassery (Kerala): About 364 passengers onboard the Kochi-bound Emirates flight (EK530) from Dubai had a…

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India announces $20m more aid for Pakistan
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India announces $20m more aid for Pakistan

NEW DELHI: India has announced an additional monetary assistance of $20 million to Pakistan to…

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Ex-priest ‘exposes’ clergy’s sex secrets
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Ex-priest ‘exposes’ clergy’s sex secrets

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: There seems no end to Church’s woes as far as “God’s own country” is…

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Minor raped, protestors set afire railway station in Churu
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Minor raped, protestors set afire railway station in Churu

JAIPUR: Enraged over the alleged rape of a nine-year-old girl by two persons in a…

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76% Delhiites feel CWG expense unjustified, 80% worry about tab
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76% Delhiites feel CWG expense unjustified, 80% worry about tab

NEW DELHI: With just about a month left for the Commonwealth Games to begin, Delhiites…

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