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  • Former Nazi SS officer faces murder trial

    2013-09-03 09:29

    Ninety-two-year-old former SS officer Siert Bruins went on trial on Monday for murdering a Dutch resistance fighter about 70 years ago.

  • London driver says skyscraper 'melted' his car

    2013-09-03 08:17

    A cluster of new skyscrapers transforming the London skyline are often blamed for spoiling the view. Now one has been accused of "melting" a car.

  • France not to vote on Syria in parliament

    2013-09-03 04:15

    French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault on Monday rejected opposition's calls for a parliament vote on the Syria crisis.

  • Merkel in TV debate with rival before election

    2013-09-02 05:45

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces off her Opposition challenger Peer Steinbrueck on Sunday night in their only TV debate before the September 22 general election.

  • British broadcaster David Frost dies of a heart attack

    2013-09-01 19:34

    British journalist David Frost, best known for interviewing former US President Richard Nixon, died of a heart attack on Saturday at the age of 74, the BBC said on Sunday.

  • Russia puts Israeli satellite into orbit

    2013-09-01 17:24

    Russia has sent an Israeli communications satellite into orbit, the federal space agency Roscosmos said Sunday.

  • No Obama-Putin bilat at G20: official

    2013-08-31 12:43

    US President Barack Obama will not have a one-on-one meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Leaders' Summit of the G20.

  • UK asked NY Times to destroy Snowden material

    2013-08-31 07:21

    The British government has asked the New York Times to destroy copies of documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden related to the operations of the US spy agency and its British partner.

  • Irish poet Nobel winner Seamus Heaney dies

    2013-08-30 19:41

    Seamus Heaney, Ireland's foremost poet who won the Nobel literature prize in 1995, has died after a half-century exploring the wild beauty of Ireland and the political torment within the nation's soul. He was 74.

  • Euro zone jobless rate remains at record high in July

    2013-08-30 19:27

    Unemployment rate of the euro area stood at 12.1 percent in July, the same as last month and also the highest level since such statistics started to publicize in 1995.

  • Germany will not join military action against Syria

    2013-08-30 19:07

    Germany has no plans to join military actions against Syria, a government spokesman said Friday.

  • 'Mini human brains' grown from stem cells

    2013-08-29 16:21

    Scientists have grown the first mini human brains in a laboratory and say their success could lead to new levels of understanding about the way brains develop and what goes wrong in disorders like schizophrenia and autism.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.