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Obama tries to calm race row

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 02:08
US presidential candidate says ex-pastor's remarks "divisive" but will not disown him.

Space Odyssey author dies

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 01:13
Arthur C Clarke dies at 90 in adopted home of Sri Lanka.

Nato takes control of Kosovo city

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 23:07
Streets of Mitrovica quiet after troops and tanks deployed following Monday's riots.

US cuts interest rates again

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 22:32
Federal Reserve slashes rates by 3/4 of a point in attempt to head off recession.

Germans 'feel shame' over Holocaust

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 22:32
Several Israeli politicians boycott Chancellor's speech in Jerusalem.

China dissident pleads not guilty

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 22:31
Hu refutes subversion charges as China denies pre-Olympic crackdown on dissent

Kenyan leader signs power-share law

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 21:49
New posts created as part of constitutional changes aimed at ending power vacuum.

Al-Hajj's Guantanamo cartoon banned

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 19:43
Al Jazeera cameraman drew sketches depicting his treatment by US military.

Iraqi PM renews calls for unity

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 19:25
Al Maliki under pressure as Sunni Muslim bloc stays away from talks

US oil giant loses Venezuela case

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 19:07
British judge lifts order on assets that could have been compensated to ExxonMobil.

No agreement in US-Russia talks

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 18:43
US puts a positive tone on missile defence talks in Moscow.

US supreme court hears gun case

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 16:49
Judges to debate "right to bear arms" for the first time in 70 years.

China and Tibet: An uneasy past

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 12:59
Uprising poses major challenge for China as it enters Olympic spotlight.

Dalai Lama threatens to resign

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 11:37
Decision could come if unrest in Tibet - for which China's premier has blamed him - takes a turn for the worse.

Fed may cut key interest rate again

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 11:27
US central bank continues battle against credit crisis amid mixed market reactions.

UN peacekeeper dies in Kosovo clash

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 11:17
Ukrainian sustained injuries when his unit raided a courthouse to dislodge Serbs.

Tibet riots impact Taiwan election

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 09:27
Tibet riots become a last minute issue as Taiwan prepares for presidential vote.

Many dead in Iraq shrine city blast

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 08:37
Attack on Shia worshippers near sacred site in Karbala kills at least 49 of them.

Cheney opposes Iraq troop cut

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 08:37
Sectarian factions to hold reconciliation talks as US vice-president continues visit.

Tibet puts Olympics in spotlight

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/18/2008 - 07:57
Chinese premier accuses protesters of "inciting sabotage" of Beijing Games.