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Sunday 09 December 2012
After his exploits in India, Alastair Cook is about to go from ordinary local lad to global celebrity
Thursday 06 December 2012
A Taliban suicide bomber posing as a peace messenger wounded Afghanistan's intelligence chief in Kabul today, another sign that the government is struggling to improve security ahead of a Nato pullout in 2014.
Wednesday 05 December 2012
A decade-long battle comes to an end - but east London is as split as ever
Monday 03 December 2012
A squad of nine suicide bombers attacked a major US-Afghan air base in the eastern city of Jalalabad just after dawn Sunday, exploding bombs at the front gate and sparking a lengthy firefight with both Afghan and NATO forces inside.
Friday 23 November 2012
A suicide attacker detonated a car laden with explosives in eastern Afghanistan, killing two civilians and wounding about 60 others.
Friday 16 November 2012
A pensioner claiming to be a Catholic nun who sent envelopes containing white powder to parliamentary figures including Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg was given a community order today.
Wednesday 14 November 2012
Pakistan has released at least seven Taliban prisoners at the request of the Afghan government in a move that observers believe will help push forward the stumbling peace process with the militant group.
Tuesday 13 November 2012
Fraudster convinced victims he was a Nato masterspy sent to protect them
Sunday 04 November 2012
Anderson's latest film is a puzzling, slippery, and brilliantly acted portrait of post-war American damage and disintegration
Thursday 01 November 2012
Nigeria is illegally holding hundreds of people suspected of taking part in violence orchestrated by a radical Islamist sect, a rights group warned today, adding that they were being kept in inhumane conditions and denied access to lawyers.
Sunday 28 October 2012
At Oxford Public Middle School, an enthusiastic group of students recite their lesson for the day: learning how to count. Only here there are no desks, no chairs and even the teacher's chair doesn't have a cushion.
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