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Since 1st March, 1999
China hits back in US trouser war
China said today it opposed a US decision to restrict booming imports of Chinese trousers, shirts and underwear, saying the move violates World Trade Organisation agreements and it urged Washington to reconsider. ...  | Read.. 
‘Hundreds’ feared killed in Uzbek town
Uzbek President Islam Karimov today blamed Islamic militants for violence in which troops fired on protesters and hundreds of people are alleged to have been killed. ...  | Read.. 
Shotgun, fishing gear top Bush gift list
A $14,153 shotgun with accessories, a $2,700 bike and thousands of dollars worth of fishing gear topped the list of gifts received by President George W. Bush last year. ...  | Read.. 
Anti-China Chen wins key vote
Taiwan President Chen Shui-bian’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won an election today and secured a fresh mandate for his independence-leaning policy towards ...  | Read.. 
Plucky petra: Supermodel and tsunami survivor Petra Nemcova on CNN's Larry King Live . The Czech supermodel was injured after the Boxing Day ts ...  | Read
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Brian brew
Finger fit
Minister’s wine joke on vagrant falls flat
The deputy leader of the German state of Bremen has been forced to relinquish his post after he..  | Read.. 
Lucas touched by Kurosawa Samurai
A passion for Kurosawa’s movies is, it seems, one of the qualifications for membership of that ..  | Read.. 
Rage over race in Lahore
Pakistani police detained about 30 people today, including ...  | Read.. 

Sumatra quake
A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 rattled Indonesia’ ...  | Read.. 

Statins can aid cancer cure
Cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins can prevent bre ...  | Read.. 

Karzai plea on Quran row
Afghan President Hamid Karzai urged the US today to prosecu ...  | Read..