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U.S. MARINES TUESDAY UNCOVERED A CACHE OF WEAPONS HIDDEN IN CAVES AND ...

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World | January 16, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

BRITAIN HAS TEMPORARILY HALTED THE DEPORTATION OF ASYLUM-SEEKERS TO ZI...

Britain has temporarily halted the deportation of asylum-seekers to Zimbabwe after Home Secretary David Blunkett called for a review of the situation. The move comes amid international concern for supporters of Zimbabwe's opposition politicians, after Pre

World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 404

U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE COLIN POWELL CALLS FOR INDIA AND PAKISTAN TO P...

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World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 352

ENRON CHAIRMAN KENNETH LAY WAS WARNED IN AUGUST 2001 OF THE ACCOUNTING...

Enron chairman Kenneth Lay was warned in August 2001 of the accounting irregularities that brought the once-mighty energy trading company to its knees, according to US Congressional investigators. Evidence before the House of Representatives' Energy and C

World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 421

THE UNITED NATIONS SAYS AFGHANISTAN IS CLOSE TO BANKRUPTCY AND NEEDS F...

The United Nations says Afghanistan is close to bankruptcy and needs funds immediately. Ahmed Fawzi, spokesman for the UN special representative for Afghanistan, said the national kitty was now below $10m.

World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 433

THE FRENCH INVESTIGATING MAGISTRATE WHO LED THE MAIN INVESTIGATION INT...

The French investigating magistrate who led the main investigation into allegations of corruption against President Chirac has announced he's retiring, saying that his work was sabotaged. In his first ever interview, Judge Eric Halphen, who worked on the

World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 429

THE ITALIAN PRIME MINISTER, SILVIO BERLUSCONI, HAS ROBUSTLY DEFENDED H...

The Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, has robustly defended his European policies in his first parliamentary speech since taking over the country's Foreign Ministry. Mr Berlusconi said Italy had a strong commitment to the European Union, and that

World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 365

ARGENTINA'S PRESIDENT, EDUARDO DUHALDE, HAS CALLED FOR A "HISTORIC NAT...

Argentina's President, Eduardo Duhalde, has called for a "historic national dialogue" to take the country out of the worst economic crisis of its history. "I want to be one more worker in this convergence that unites the main members of political forces,

World | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1281

BRITISH POLICE HAVE REFUSED TO RULE OUT TAKING ACTION AGAINST PRINCE H...

British police have refused to rule out taking action against Prince Harry over his cannabis smoking and underage drinking. The youngest son of Prince Charles and the late Diana, Princess of Wales, attended a drug rehabilitation clinic after he admitted t

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 628

A TOP MILITANT FROM PALESTINIAN LEADER'S YASSER ARAFAT'S FATAH PARTY W...

A top militant from Palestinian leader's Yasser Arafat's Fatah party was killed Monday in an explosion in the West Bank, Palestinian security officials said. In another development, Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres announced that the Israeli governme

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 565

TURKISH PRIME MINISTER BULENT ECEVIT VISITS WASHINGTON THIS WEEK HOPIN...

Turkish Prime Minister Bulent Ecevit visits Washington this week hoping to dissuade President Bush from making Turkey's neighbor Iraq the next target of the "war on terror." Few doubt that Iraq will be top of the agenda when Ecevit, flying to Washington M

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 507

A MID-SIZED CARGO PLANE CRASHED IN NORTHERN SPAIN EARLY ON MONDAY, KIL...

A mid-sized cargo plane crashed in northern Spain early on Monday, killing its three crew members, an executive of Ibertrans, the package-delivery company that operated the plane, told CNN. The Brazilian-made dual propeller Embraer 120 lost contact with t

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 470

BRITISH PRIME MINISTER TONY BLAIR HELD TELEPHONE TALKS WITH SOUTH AFRI...

British Prime Minister Tony Blair held telephone talks with South African President Thabo Mbeki on the deepening political and economic crisis in Zimbabwe, officials said on Sunday. Leaders of the 14-member Southern African Development Community (SADC) bl

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 497

AL QAEDA MILITANTS PRACTICED CARRYING OUT A MASS ASSASSINATION OF WORL...

Al Qaeda militants practiced carrying out a mass assassination of world leaders and an attack on a motorcade, according to a video obtained in Afghanistan and broadcast on Australian television. The Australian Broadcasting Corp.

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 536

THE INDIAN MILITARY IS REPORTING A NEW MILITANT ATTACK IN KASHMIR, DES...

The Indian military is reporting a new militant attack in Kashmir, despite Islamabad's new pledge to root out terrorism. Two suspected militants were shot to death after they allegedly tried to attack a paramilitary camp in Srinigar Sunday.

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 552

RESPONDING TO AN ULTIMATUM FROM PRESIDENT ANDRES PASTRANA, COLOMBIA'S ...

Responding to an ultimatum from President Andres Pastrana, Colombia's largest rebel group said Sunday it will give up its control of a 16,000-square-mile demilitarized zone. The leftist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, known by its Spanish acronym

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 692

A JOURNALIST WORKING FOR A LEADING AFRICAN NEWSPAPER HAS FLED ZIMBABWE...

A journalist working for a leading African newspaper has fled Zimbabwe and is in fear for his life after he was branded a terrorist on television by a minister in President Robert Mugabe's government. Dingilizwe Ntuli, a reporter working for South Africa'

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 496

AUDITING FIRM ARTHUR ANDERSEN INSTRUCTED ITS EMPLOYEES IN A MEMO TO DE...

Auditing firm Arthur Andersen instructed its employees in a memo to destroy most of their material relating to Enron just days before the energy trading company went bankrupt, according to a report in the latest edition of Time magazine. Enron markets ele

World | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 639

ISRAELI MISSILES FIRED FROM THE SEA HIT PALESTINIAN NAVAL TARGETS NEAR...

Israeli missiles fired from the sea hit Palestinian naval targets near Palestinian Authority President Yasser Arafat's office in Gaza City on Saturday, Palestinian security sources said. They said one boat capsized and another was badly damaged, and a fue

World | January 13, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 468

MILITARY SOURCES IN KANDAHAR SAID SUNDAY THEY ARE HOLDING DETAINEES WH...

Military sources in Kandahar said Sunday they are holding detainees who had "plans to one day travel to the United States and kill Americans." Bagram air base north of Kabul -- now holding roughly 50 detainees -- appears to be an increasingly important ar

World | January 13, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 579

CYRUS R. VANCE, WHO RESIGNED AS PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER'S SECRETARY OF ...

Cyrus R. Vance, who resigned as President Jimmy Carter's Secretary of State over an ill-fated attempt to save American hostages from Iran, has died.

World | January 13, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 624
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