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Since 1st March, 1999
Breakthrough on Tamil autonomy at talks
Sri Lanka’s government and Tamil Tiger rebels agreed today to work out regional autonomy within a federal system in a major breakthrough towards ending a 19-year separatist war in the tropical Indian Ocean island. ...  | Read.. 
Tibetans get death sentence
A Chinese court has sentenced to death two ethnic Tibetans accused of setting off a series of bombs in the southwest of the country near Tibet, a court official said today. ...  | Read.. 
Indonesia McDonald’s bombed
An explosion ripped through a McDonald’s restaurant in the eastern Indonesian city of Makassar today, killing two people, police said. ...  | Read.. 
Pak blast rips Macedonia consulate
A bomb ripped through Macedonia’s consulate in Karachi today and three bodies were pulled from the rubble, police said. ...  | Read.. 
Anna Kournikova poses during The Trilogy Fashion show in Dublin. Kournikova joined supermodels Tyra Banks and Jodie Kidd for a fashion show in the Roy ...  | Read
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Saddam in bid to disprove US
President Saddam Hussein said today he was ready to give UN weapons inspectors a chance to disprove..  | Read.. 
Good with creativity and bad with cash, like Disney
Pop star Michael Jackson told a court yesterday that, like Walt Disney, he had been blessed by God ..  | Read.. 
Ex-dictator Ne Win dies under house arrest
Former Myanmar military dictator Ne Win, who ruled the recl ...  | Read.. 

Australia green light to stem cell research
Australia's parliament gave the green light today to m ...  | Read.. 

Hours tick at Oscar season kickoff
The Hours, the story of three women linked by Virgin ...  | Read.. 

Vatican terms gay priests risky
An influential Vatican department has said homosexuals and ...  | Read.. 

Diamond measure
Jewellers in the US and Japan may find it easier to entice ...  | Read..