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Mugabe raises pay ahead of polls

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 17:27
Government workers who began walkouts two weeks ago are some of the beneficiaries.

Hamas sets terms for Israeli truce

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 15:32
Haniya calls for "reciprocal, comprehensive" deal for Gaza and West Bank.

France seeks Concorde prosecution

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 15:32
Prosecutor's office wants US airline to be tried for manslaughter over crash in 2000.

Palestinian fighter killed in raid

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 11:11
Saleh Karkur died after an exchange of fire with Israeli solders in West Bank village.

UN expresses concern over Darfur

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 10:47
Western powers oppose Russian proposal for sanctions against anti-Khartoum groups.

Blast hits convoy in Afghanistan

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 10:42
Civilian killed after Nato vehicle is targeted by a suicide car bomber in Kandahar.

Stocks rally on Fed liquidity plan

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 10:36
US and Asian indices jump after US central bank announces $200bn cash injection plan.

Thaksin pleads 'not guilty'

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 07:09
Former Thai PM says he is ready to prove innocence as corruption trial opens.

E Timor leader thanks medical staff

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 07:03
Ramos-Horta issues first public comments since assassination attempt.

Japan opposition vetoes bank boss

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 04:59
Block on government candidate leaves top central bank job vacant amid credit crisis.

Study finds no Saddam-al-Qaeda link

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 04:23
Report compiled from Iraq documents said to indicate no "direct operational link".

US commander quits 'over Iran'

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 01:53
Military commander for Middle East resigns after reports he opposed military action.

Obama wins Mississippi primary

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 01:29
Illinois senator rides on strong black vote to regain momentum in US Democratic race.

Outrage over new Israel settlements

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 00:59
US, EU and Egypt join Palestinians in criticising expansion plans in east Jerusalem.

Zuma tries to block court evidence

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/12/2008 - 00:59
South Africa's ANC chief wants use of confiscated papers in graft case stopped.

US offers markets cash injection

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/11/2008 - 22:47
Federal Reserve announces plans to make $200 billion available to investment firms.

Moscow warns Nato on Georgia

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/11/2008 - 22:47
Russia says Abkhazia and South Ossetia will secede from Georgia if Tbilisi joins Nato.

Dozens killed in Lahore attacks

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/11/2008 - 20:41
Two suicide bombers target a police HQ and a residential neighbourhood.

US rights report targets China

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/11/2008 - 20:41
Russia and Sudan also criticised in State department's annual survey.

Belgium in $170m Holocaust payout

Al-Jazeera - Tue, 03/11/2008 - 18:41
Money to be paid to compensate for theft of possessions from Jews in World War Two.