French, British citizens evacuated from Libya, says French govt spokesman
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Video: Coping with rocket attacks in Israel’s SderotA warning siren blares out across the Israeli city of Sderot. Seconds later, a deafening explosion erupts as a rocket lands just metres away.
Rats on the rampage at Louvre museum gardensExperts estimate that there are two rats for every person in Paris and most of them, it seems, have taken up residence in one of the city’s favourite tourist spots – the Tuileries...
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Libya's descent into chaos 'worse than revolution'Muammar Gaddafi promised chaos, and Libya seems headed straight in that direction. Three years after the fall of his regime, intense conflicts between rival militias are tearing th...
Scores trapped as landslide hits Indian villageA landslide hit a village in western India following torrential rains Wednesday, sweeping away scores of houses and burying more than 150 people, an official said.
Dozens killed in stampede at Guinea rap concertA stampede during a rap concert on a Conakry beach has left at least 24 people dead, Guinean hospital officials said on Tuesday.
US and EU slap Russia with fresh sanctions over UkraineSpurred to new action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, followed swiftly by a new round of US...
'Compelling' signs Kosovo leaders trafficked organs, prosecutor saysA special European Union prosecutor said Tuesday he had "compelling indications" that up to ten captives were killed to have their organs harvested for illegal traffickin...
Europe launches last resupply ship to space stationAn Ariane 5 ES heavy rocket lifted off from South America late Tuesday bearing Europe's fifth and final robot supply ship for the International Space Station (ISS), mission co...
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