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Thousands of people, protesting in Seoul against the resumption of US beef imports, have been dispersed by South Korea police, using water cannon. (more…)

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Counting the votes from the country’s one-man presidential election has been finished in Zimbabwe. The opposition and many in the international community have dubbed this election a sham as president Mugabe (photo) was the only candidate. (more…)

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At a rally in the town called Unity, Barack Obama has been joined by his former rival : Hillary Clinton. This rally was their first public event since she pulled out of the race to be the Democratic presidential candidate. (more…)

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In San Francisco and Chicago, a powerful gun lobby group in the United States has filed legal challenges to handgun bans. (more…)

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The fragile truce between Israel and Palesinian groups, that begun 9 days ago in the Gaza Strip, appears to have been violated repeatedly by both sides.

Causing injuries, Israeli troops have opened fire on Palestinian farmers several times, says a UN source. But Israel says its forces fired warning shots. (more…)

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Following a bribery scandal, The Colombian president (photo, from bbc.co.uk) has called for a referendum on whether to hold new presidential elections. (more…)

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In an on-screen tribune in his final film, The Dark Knight, Heath Ledger (photo), the Australian actor who died of a drug overdose in January, will be remembered. (more…)

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