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Published:Tuesday | November 11, 2008 | 12:18 PM

A court in the Indian state of West Bengal has found two Communist leaders guilty of murdering a woman who opposed a Tata Motors car plant near Calcutta.

Published:Tuesday | November 11, 2008 | 12:03 PM

The UN food agency said it has started cutting rations to four million people in Zimbabwe.

Published:Tuesday | November 11, 2008 | 12:03 PM

A court in the Indian state of West Bengal has found two Communist leaders guilty of murdering a woman who opposed a Tata Motors car plant near Calcutta.

Published:Tuesday | November 11, 2008 | 8:47 AM

An eight-year-old boy in the US state of Arizona has been charged for the murder of his father and another man.

Published:Monday | November 10, 2008 | 5:02 PM

At least 28 people were killed by three bombs that exploded just moments apart in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.

Published:Monday | November 10, 2008 | 4:54 PM

The US President-elect Barack Obama this afternoon met with current president George W Bush at the White House.

Published:Monday | November 10, 2008 | 12:43 PM

European Union foreign ministers want Poland and Lithuania to resume partnership talks with Russia.

Published:Monday | November 10, 2008 | 12:42 PM

South African singing legend Miriam Makeba has died aged 76, after falling ill in Italy.

Published:Monday | November 10, 2008 | 10:38 AM

The US President-elect’s transition chief says Barack Obama’s will seek to reverse Bush administration policies when he enters office on January 20.

Published:Friday | November 7, 2008 | 2:33 PM

More fighting has broken out between rebels and government troops in DR Congo, even as African leaders and United Nation chief Ban Ki-moon begin crisis talks.

Published:Thursday | November 6, 2008 | 4:49 PM

US President George W Bush has said he and Barack Obama will discuss issues such as the global financial crisis and the war in Iraq early next week.

Published:Thursday | November 6, 2008 | 4:46 PM

An alleged terrorist attack has left at least 11 people dead in North Ossetia, Russia.

Published:Thursday | November 6, 2008 | 1:27 PM

Rebels in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have forced thousands of civilians out of a town, which they have over-taken from a pro-government militia.

Published:Thursday | November 6, 2008 | 1:27 PM

At least nine people are now dead and nearly 40 others wounded after a bomb exploded at a gathering of tribal elders in the Bajaur, Pakistan.

Published:Thursday | November 6, 2008 | 8:23 AM

Spain has rejected a political asylum bid by one of Osama Bin Laden\'s sons, months after he was refused a UK visa.

Published:Wednesday | November 5, 2008 | 1:06 PM

China has pledged to undertake closer trade, energy and military ties with the Caribbean and Latin American countries.

Published:Wednesday | November 5, 2008 | 1:06 PM

The people of Puerto Rico have elected a new governor.

Published:Wednesday | November 5, 2008 | 1:05 PM

Kenyans are also celebrating Barack Obama’s historical win to the White House.

Published:Wednesday | November 5, 2008 | 8:45 AM

The commander of the Colombian army, General Mario Montoya, has resigned following a scandal, which tied military officers to the deaths of 11 civilians.

Published:Tuesday | November 4, 2008 | 5:45 PM

United States election officials are already reporting record turnout in one of the country\'s most historic ballots.

Published:Tuesday | November 4, 2008 | 12:40 PM

Patrick Lipton Robinson, a Jamaican judge serving at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, was today elected President of that Tribunal.

Published:Tuesday | November 4, 2008 | 12:39 PM

Voters across the United States are flocking to polling stations to choose a new president.

Published:Monday | November 3, 2008 | 4:48 PM

A day before the democratic candidate Barrack Obama is to contest the presidential elections in the US, his grandmother has died.

Published:Monday | November 3, 2008 | 4:32 PM

The US presidential rivals are spending a hectic final day of campaigning across the country in a last push for votes in key states.

Published:Monday | November 3, 2008 | 4:31 PM

A United States military jury has convicted a man accused of being Osama Bin Laden\'s media secretary.

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