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Osama Bin Laden (TV still) Bin Laden 'controlled al-Qaeda'

Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden was in active control of the terror network from his compound in northern Pakistan, US officials say.

No image supplied with this story Baghad prison 'mutiny' kills 18

A mutiny at a counter-terrorism prison in Baghdad leaves 18 dead, including an al-Qaeda leader, reports say.

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Market Name Current Value Movement Change Percentage Change
Dow Jones 12638.74 + 54.57 0.43%
Nasdaq 2827.56 + 12.84 0.46%
FTSE 100 5976.77 + 56.79 0.96%
Dax 7492.25 + 115.29 1.56%
Cac 40 4058.01 + 53.14 1.33%

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Win should seal title - Ferguson Didier Drogba & Nemanja Vidic

Sir Alex Ferguson says Manchester United will virtually seal a record 19th league title if they beat resurgent rivals Chelsea on Sunday.

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Arthur Laurents with Lauren Bacall in 2003 West Side Story playwright dies

Arthur Laurents, writer of such classic stage musicals as West Side Story and Gypsy, dies in New York aged 93.

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Ecuador: consulta popular impulsa proyecto político de Correa

El triunfo del “Sí” en la consulta popular de este sábado da paso a la reforma del sistema judicial y a la regulación de los medios de comunicación, entre otros cambios promovidos por el gobierno.


مصر: ارتفاع حصيلة ضحايا الاشتباكات الطائفية إلى 10 قتلى و186 مصابا

ارتفاع حصيلة الاشتباكات الطائفية بين مسلمين ومسيحيين في مصر إلى 10 قتلى و186 مصابا وفقا للتلفزيون الحكومي، ورئيس الوزراء يدعو لاجتماع طارئ للحكومة المصرية.


اعتراض نمایندگان مجلس ایران به افزایش بودجه برخی استانها

تعدادی از نمایندگان مجلس ایران نسبت به افزایش بودجه برخی از استانها در کمیسیون تلفیق اعتراض کردند و به دلیل متشنج شدن جو مجلس، جلسه علنی تعطیل شد.


США: бин Ладен руководил "Аль-Каидой" до самой смерти

Руководство разведки США впервые заявило о том, что Усама бин Ладен принимал самое активное участие в руководстве "Аль-Каидой" до самой смерти.



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A man looks over a high wall An Iron Curtain for the 21st Century

What happens when a whole country's online media goes behind a paywall?

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