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Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah gestures as he delivers a message broadcast on 24 June, 2011 Hezbollah members 'spied for CIA'

The head of Hezbollah, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, says two members of the Lebanese Islamist group have confessed to working for the CIA.

Peter Falk as Columbo, file pic from MCA TV Columbo's Peter Falk dies at 83

Peter Falk, the American actor most famous for his role as US TV's scruffy detective, Columbo, dies at the age of 83.

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Andy Roddick rues an opportunity Roddick suffers third-round loss

Three-time Wimbledon finalist Andy Roddick is beaten in the third round by Spain's Feliciano Lopez.

Men's singles

Player Set 1 Set 2
R Nadal (Spa) 7 0
G Muller (Lux) 6 0
Player Set 1 Set 2 Set 3
A Bogomolov Jr. (US) 2 4 3
T Berdych (Cze) 6 6 4

Latest results updated Sat, 25 June 2011 00:00 BST

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Market Data Fri, 24 Jun 2011 23:59 BST


(min delay 15 mins) Marketwatch Ticker
Market Name Current Value Movement Change Percentage Change
Dow Jones 11934.58 - -115.42 -0.96%
Nasdaq 2652.89 - -33.86 -1.26%
FTSE 100 5697.72 + 23.34 0.41%
Dax 7121.38 - -28.06 -0.39%
Cac 40 3784.80 - -2.99 -0.08%

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Claude Monets Nympheas Monet work bequeathed by heiress

A painting from Monet's Water Lilies series kept out of public view for 86 years is donated to a US gallery by a reclusive heiress.

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Ecologistas: blanco fácil en El Salvador

El asesinato de otro defensor del medio ambiente, que rechazó un proyecto de minería metálica en una zona rural, muestra la debilidad de los activistas en este país al que sólo le quedan 2% de bosques originales.





سورية: مقتل 13 شخصا في مظاهرات الجمعة وتوتر على الحدود مع تركيا

الأنباء الواردة من سورية تفيد بمقتل 13 شخصا، بينهم ضابط من قوات حفظ النظام، خلال احتجاجات الجمعة، وحدة التوتر بين دمشق وأنقرة تتصاعد مع انتشار الجيش السوري على الحدود بين البلدين.


'حداقل ۱۵ کشته' در دور تازه درگیری های سوریه

مخالفان حکومت بشار اسد می گویند که نیروهای امنیتی سوریه دست کم ۱۵ تن از معترضان را در درگیری های روز جمعه در این کشور کشته اند.


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A french classroom in the 1940s Parlez vous business?

Why firms should stop thinking of English as the lingua franca of the web and get to grips with other languages.

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