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A strong earthquake has struck eastern Turkey, killing at least 57 people, officials have said.
09 March 2010 , 09:56BBC News966790
The Greek government has approved a new package of tax increases and spending cuts to save 4.8bn euros ($6.5bn; £4.4bn) and ease its budget crisis.
04 March 2010 , 08:43BBC News12220
At least 50 people have been killed in storms that have lashed parts of Spain, Portugal and France, officials say.
01 March 2010 , 09:23BBC News13310
Vancouver ended its time hosting the 2010 Olympic games on a light-hearted note.
01 March 2010 , 09:01The Wall Street Journal9660
A day-long televised healthcare summit in Washington hosted by President Barack Obama has ended without a deal to break the deadlock between parties.
26 February 2010 , 08:21BBC News11130
Seven senior military officers have been formally charged in Turkey with attempting to overthrow the government.
25 February 2010 , 08:24BBC News42330
Latin American and Caribbean nations have agreed to set up a new regional body without the US and Canada.
24 February 2010 , 08:48BBC News10600
A coup has taken place in Niger and the president has been captured after a gun battle in the capital, Niamey.
19 February 2010 , 08:37BBC News9260
President Barack Obama has announced more than $8bn (£5bn) of federal loan guarantees to begin building the first US nuclear power stations for 30 years.
17 February 2010 , 13:22BBC News10890
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the United States is focusing sanctions on Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps.
17 February 2010 , 08:56Voice of America11730
Saudi Arabia on Monday played down suggestions it could encourage China not to block sanctions against Iran over its nuclear program.
16 February 2010 , 11:53Israel News21970
The national flag of Afghanistan is flying over the former Taliban shadow capital of Showal, signalling the end to nearly two years of insurgent rule.
15 February 2010 , 12:55Telegraph10230
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is to press Saudi Arabia to help persuade China to support a tougher stand against Iran's nuclear ambitions.
15 February 2010 , 09:24BBC News11621
China has warned that ties with the US would be undermined if US President Barack Obama met the Dalai Lama.
12 February 2010 , 12:19BBC News36840
Some climate scientists are calling for drastic changes in how future United Nations climate reports are done.
12 February 2010 , 11:04The Associated Press7780
Former president Bill Clinton had two stents placed in a clogged heart artery Thursday after he complained of chest discomfort.
12 February 2010 , 10:55USA Today10360
Iran’ s plan to cut costly fuel and food subsidies brings to a head a debate over economic inefficiency that has raged for years but has become urgent because of the…
26 November 2009 , 10:52Reuters16140
IT is a symbol of global warming and a potentially lucrative new trade route between Europe and Asia.
15 September 2009 , 16:02theaustralian13510
President Obama used an Earth Day trip to an Iowa wind-turbine-tower manufacturing plant yesterday to promote
Ecopetrol will operate in a reserve which was set aside for the Murunahua Indians, who are known to be vulnerable to contact because of their lack of immunity to common human diseases
23 March 2009 , 13:098490