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A PALESTINIAN WOMAN WITH EXPLOSIVES STRAPPED TO HER BODY BLEW HERSELF ...

A Palestinian woman with explosives strapped to her body blew herself up in a suicide attack at a West Bank checkpoint, wounding at least two Israeli police officers and killing two other Palestinians in her car, Israeli military sources said. The attack

World | February 28, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 338

SLOBODAN MILOSEVIC HAS MADE A FRESH DEMAND FOR HIS RELEASE FROM CUSTOD...

Slobodan Milosevic has made a fresh demand for his release from custody, saying it is hindering his ability to defend himself at his war crimes trial. He clashed bitterly on Wednesday with trial judge Richard May as he insisted he was being treated unjust

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 285

AUSTRIAN RAIL INVESTIGATORS HAVE BEGUN TRYING TO FIND OUT WHAT CAUSED ...

Austrian rail investigators have begun trying to find out what caused a train crash which left six people dead and 15 injured. Two freight trains collided near the Austrian capital, Vienna, in one of the country's worst railway accidents in recent years.

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 383

SLAIN AMERICAN JOURNALIST DANIEL PEARL DISCUSSED HIS JEWISH HERITAGE A...

Slain American journalist Daniel Pearl discussed his Jewish heritage and made propaganda statements, under apparent duress, on a roughly produced videotape that also contained violent footage of his death, CNN Correspondent Connie Chung reported who viewe

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 322

PRIME MINISTER JUNICHIRO KOIZUMI, SEEKING TO REKINDLE GROWTH IN JAPAN,...

Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi, seeking to rekindle growth in Japan, unveiled a new plan Wednesday designed to end deflation and haul the economy out of its third recession in a decade. But even before the announcement, analysts were skeptical that the

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 323

UP TO 30 PEOPLE DIED WHEN A TRAIN CARRYING HINDU ACTIVISTS FROM THE CO...

Up to 30 people died when a train carrying Hindu activists from the controversial site of a razed mosque was set on fire in western India on Wednesday, officials said. The activists were returning from northern Ayodhya, where hard-line Hindus are gatherin

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 284

EUROPEAN UNION FOREIGN POLICY CHIEF JAVIER SOLANA FLEW INTO SAUDI ARAB...

European Union foreign policy chief Javier Solana flew into Saudi Arabia Wednesday to discuss Arab-Israeli peacemaking after Crown Prince Abdullah revived an Arab offer to trade Israeli-occupied land for peace. Solana cut short a visit to Israel and the P

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 442

GEORGIA SAID WEDNESDAY IT WAS NOT PLANNING JOINT ANTI-TERROR OPERATION...

Georgia said Wednesday it was not planning joint anti-terror operations with U.S.

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 311

THE UNITED STATES IS PLANNING TO SEND ELITE MILITARY FORCES TO THE FOR...

The United States is planning to send elite military forces to the former Soviet republic of Georgia to help train that country's troops, U.S.

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 454

THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE HAS CONCEDED THAT ONLY A SMALL...

The United States Department of Defence has conceded that only a small number, if any, of 500 detained al-Qaeda and Taleban suspects are likely to be brought to trial before a military tribunal. Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld is still drawing up guidel

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 357

IN A NEW POLL, RESIDENTS OF NINE MUSLIM COUNTRIES SEE THE U.S. AS "RUT...

In a new poll, residents of nine Muslim countries see the U.S.

World | February 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 360

THE WIDOW OF MURDERED WALL STREET JOURNAL REPORTER DANIEL PEARL TUESDA...

The widow of murdered Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl Tuesday sounded an "alarm for everybody" in Pakistan and across the globe about international terror groups. This is "a vast and international network of terrorists," not just a group of extr

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 365

TWENTY-TWO PEOPLE WERE CRUSHED TO DEATH WHEN A BUILDING COLLAPSED IN T...

Twenty-two people were crushed to death when a building collapsed in the Egyptian city of Damietta. The bodies were retrieved from the rubble of the four-storey building on Tuesday.

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 286

AN ISRAELI POLICEWOMAN DIED TUESDAY OF WOUNDS SHE RECEIVED WHEN A GUNM...

An Israeli policewoman died Tuesday of wounds she received when a gunman opened fire at a bus stop in a Jewish neighborhood on the northern edge of Jerusalem, police said. Nine other people were wounded, one of them seriously.

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 301

LIFESTYLES IN THE DEVELOPED WORLD WILL HAVE TO CHANGE IF THE PLANET IS...

Lifestyles in the developed world will have to change if the planet is to remain habitable, U.N.

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 250

U.S. TREASURY SECRETARY PAUL O'NEILL, WITHOUT REFERRING BY NAME TO COL...

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World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 344

TEXAS MOTHER ANDREA YATES WAS CLEARLY OUT OF HER MIND WHEN SHE DROWNED...

Texas mother Andrea Yates was clearly out of her mind when she drowned her five children last summer, two psychiatrists testified for the defense on Monday in her trial for capital murder. Yates has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to the killings

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 379

A SMALL BOMB EXPLODED IN CENTRAL ROME IN THE EARLY HOURS OF TUESDAY, D...

A small bomb exploded in central Rome in the early hours of Tuesday, destroying several small vehicles and blowing out windows but causing no injuries, police and firemen said. The blast occurred at about 4 a.

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 385

AFGHAN INTERIM LEADER HAMID KARZAI HAS THANKED IRAN FOR ITS HELP IN OU...

Afghan interim leader Hamid Karzai has thanked Iran for its help in ousting the Taleban, during a landmark meeting with country's Supreme Leader.Mr Karzai thanked Ayatollah Ali Khamenei for "Iran's boundless assistance in helping bring peace and stability

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 357

THE PALESTINIAN LEADER, YASSER ARAFAT, HAS AGREED TO RESUME SECURITY T...

The Palestinian leader, Yasser Arafat, has agreed to resume security talks with Israel despite a fresh outbreak of Middle East violence, BBC reported.

World | February 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 352

SERB FORCES BURNED A PARALYZED ETHNIC ALBANIAN WOMAN ALIVE IN HER HOME...

Serb forces burned a paralyzed ethnic Albanian woman alive in her home, murdered a toddler and blew up a mosque during their 1999 crackdown on Kosovo, a witness told the Slobodan Milosevic trial Monday. Kosovo Albanian Halil Morina, a retired farmer, said

World | February 25, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 338
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