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THE AL QAEDA TERRORIST ORGANIZATION WAS BUILDING A SERIOUS WEAPONS PRO...

The al Qaeda terrorist organization was building a serious weapons program with a heavy emphasis on developing a nuclear device, according to an exhaustive review of documents discovered in Afghanistan. The apparent al Qaeda documents were found in a Kabu

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 383

THE U.S. TREASURY DEPARTMENT ON THURSDAY SAID IT HAD AUTHORIZED THE FE...

The U.S.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 348

U.N. SECRETARY GENERAL KOFI ANNAN HAS ARRIVED IN THE AFGHAN CAPITAL OF...

U.N.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 480

INDIA HAS TESTED AN INTERMEDIATE-RANGE NUCLEAR-CAPABLE BALLISTIC MISSI...

India has tested an intermediate-range nuclear-capable ballistic missile off its eastern coast. The test comes amid a tense military stand-off with nuclear rival Pakistan, though defense analysts say the Agni is seen more as a deterrent against nuclear-ar

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 473

FEDERAL RESERVE CHAIRMAN ALAN GREENSPAN EXPRESSED OPTIMISM THURSDAY AB...

Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan expressed optimism Thursday about the U.S.

World | January 25, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 328

ELITE U.S. TROOPS ATTACKED TWO GUERRILLA COMPOUNDS IN SOUTHERN AFGHANI...

Elite U.S.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 483

CAPTURED AMERICAN AL QAEDA FIGHTER JOHN WALKER LINDH IS SCHEDULED TO M...

Captured American al Qaeda fighter John Walker Lindh is scheduled to make his first court appearance on Thursday to face charges including conspiring to kill Americans in the war in Afghanistan. Walker was charged last week with conspiring to kill America

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 411

US PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR A $48BN INCREASE IN...

US President George W Bush has announced plans for a $48bn increase in defence spending to fight the war on terror. The increase - of nearly 15% - will be the largest rise in US military spending in 20 years, he said in a speech to military reserve office

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 441

FORMER LEBANESE PRO-ISRAELI MILITIA LEADER ELIE HOBEIKA HAS BEEN KILLE...

Former Lebanese pro-Israeli militia leader Elie Hobeika has been killed in a bomb attack outside his home in the capital, Beirut.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 411

THE CHAIRMAN OF BANKRUPT ENERGY GIANT ENRON HAS RESIGNED, AS AN INVEST...

The chairman of bankrupt energy giant Enron has resigned, as an investigation in the US Congress continues into the company's crash. Furious lawmakers grilled auditor Andersen on Thursday over its role in the collapse of Enron Corp.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 458

THE FIRST BULK SUPPLIES OF FOOD FLOWED INTO VOLCANO-STRICKEN GOMA WEDN...

The first bulk supplies of food flowed into volcano-stricken Goma Wednesday, six days after its long-suffering people lost much of their home town to Africa's deadliest eruption in 25 years.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 349

JOHN WALKER, THE AMERICAN CAPTURED WHILE FIGHTING ALONGSIDE THE TALIBA...

John Walker, the American captured while fighting alongside the Taliban in Afghanistan, arrived on U.S.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 446

THE MILITARY ON WEDNESDAY SUSPENDED CONTROVERSIAL FLIGHTS OF AFGHAN WA...

The military on Wednesday suspended controversial flights of Afghan war captives to a U.S.

World | January 24, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 312

THAILAND HAS JOINED A STRING OF OTHER SOUTHEAST ASIAN COUNTRIES ON TER...

Thailand has joined a string of other Southeast Asian countries on terror alert after receiving intelligence of possible al Qaeda attacks in the country. It beefed up its security after information obtained by the Thai embassy in Kuwait indicated that air

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 444

TWO FORMER BOSNIAN SERB LEADERS HAVE APPEARED ACCUSED OF GENOCIDE ON T...

Two former Bosnian Serb leaders have appeared accused of genocide on the first day of their war crimes trial at The Hague. Former Bosnian Serb deputy prime minister Radoslav Brdjanin, 53, and general Momir Talic, 59, were accused of responsibility for the

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 449

LAWYERS FOR LOCKERBIE BOMBER ABDEL BASET ALI MOHMED AL-MEGRAHI HAVE LA...

Lawyers for Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset Ali Mohmed Al-Megrahi have launched an appeal against the conviction that made him the biggest mass killer in British history. For the first time in British court history, the proceedings are being televised The pa

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 662

FIVE PEOPLE HAVE BEEN DETAINED NEAR THE BANGLADESH BORDER IN CONNECTIO...

Five people have been detained near the Bangladesh border in connection with an attack on security police outside a U.S.

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 355

TWO WOMEN DIED FROM WOUNDS BEFORE DAWN WEDNESDAY, HOURS AFTER A PALEST...

Two women died from wounds before dawn Wednesday, hours after a Palestinian gunman went on a shooting spree in Jerusalem's main shopping street wounding 14 other people.

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 450

AFGHANISTAN SHIFTED ITS FOCUS WEDNESDAY TO WAYS OF TURNING AID PLEDGES...

Afghanistan shifted its focus Wednesday to ways of turning aid pledges of more than $4.5 billion into tangible benefits -- security, schools and hospitals -- for a country shattered by two decades of war.

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 383

ENRON SECURITY GUARDS WERE STATIONED ON THE 19TH AND 20TH FLOORS OF TH...

Enron security guards were stationed on the 19th and 20th floors of the company's building here Tuesday to prevent further shredding of documents, company lawyers said during a federal court hearing.

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 381

A RED CROSS SPOKESMAN SAID TUESDAY THE GROUP HAS HAD COMPLETE ACCESS T...

A Red Cross spokesman said Tuesday the group has had complete access to Afghan war detainees at the U.S.

World | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 453
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