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Articles from AFP Global Edition (November 25, 2008)

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'Sex on the beach' Britons spared jail in Dubai AFP 334
'Wuthering Heights' gets Bollywood makeover in Britain AFP 276
3,000 passengers stranded at protest-hit Bangkok airport AFP 171
84 killed, 54,000 evacuated in Brazil flooding AFP 396
Afghanistan demands 'timeline' for end of military intervention AFP 131
Afghanistan's stunning lakes thirst for tourism AFP 811
Age makes it harder to ignore distractions and concentrate: study AFP 422
Airbus may cut production if crisis worsens AFP 359
All Blacks recall Smith to face England AFP 633
Alleged Qaeda members go on trial in Yemen AFP 267
Almost half of Egyptian wives beaten: study AFP 199
Amid chilling forecasts of economic slide, Obama prepares to act AFP 742
Amy Winehouse back in hospital AFP 145
Amy Winehouse back in hospital: spokeswoman AFP 146
ArcelorMittal will cut 2,400 jobs in the United States AFP 128
Argentina to host 2011 Copa America AFP 159
Argentina unveils 21 billion USD in infrastructure megaplan AFP 330
AXA issues profit warning, shares slump 13.91% AFP 217
Bangkok airport closed after protesters storm terminal: officials AFP 346
Bangkok airport closed as protests turn violent AFP 658
Barnsley set to sue over elbow-victim Hume AFP 356
BHP Billiton drops Rio Tinto takeover bid AFP 230
Bin Laden's ex-driver to leave Guantanamo for Yemen: report AFP 435
Bin Laden's former driver to leave Guantanamo for Yemen: report AFP 240
Blasts at Bangkok airport, other sites wound seven: officials AFP 199
Britain fights recession with huge stimulus package AFP 706
Britain opens first government-funded gambling clinic AFP 147
Bulgaria loses EU millions for failure to tackle corruption AFP 618
Bush, Olmert bid farewell but say Mideast talks will continue AFP 654
Cancer incidence, death rate fall in US: report AFP 522
Caravan of auto dealers, suppliers, workers to head to Washington AFP 327
Celtic bow out with renewed travel sickness AFP 567
Chelsea hoping for fine vintage in Bordeaux AFP 616
Chelsea need to qualify against Bordeaux: Scolari AFP 590
China's Lang Ping decides not to extend US contract AFP 413
Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe kills 53 more, infects 1,600: UN AFP 177
Citigroup bailout breeds relief, caution AFP 597
Clampdown on forced marriages, with eye on Pakistan AFP 373
Coach Ivankovic leaves Dinamo Zagreb AFP 181
Coptic pope bars prayers in Cairo hall after clashes AFP 211
Crisis pushes young Chinese graduates towards the public sector AFP 558
Crisis-hit Arsenal face defining moment AFP 550
Defender's rare "own goal" deadly in Montreal defeat AFP 371
Dollar mixed in European trade AFP 407
Dollar slides on revised US growth contraction figures AFP 512
Dollar slides on weak US data AFP 549
Dozens of Jordanians head to Israel on rare family prison visit AFP 165
DR Congo govt accused of killing, torturing opponents AFP 556
DR Congo govt accused of killing, torturing opponents: HRW AFP 251
Drogba meets Mourinho agent AFP 221
Dubai suspends jail term for 'sex on the beach' Britons AFP 174
Dutch "magic mushroom" ban enters into force AFP 361
Dutch "magic mushroom" vendors lose court bid against ban AFP 582
Dutch "magic mushroom" vendors seek court order against ban AFP 300
Egypt reporters charged for defying gag on murder trial AFP 187
Elbow-victim Hume back in hospital AFP 146
Endeavour astronauts finish fourth and last spacewalk AFP 453
England drop Cipriani for New Zealand rugby match AFP 489
England's "Hayemaker" calls out Klitschkos in title hunt AFP 390
EU bids to bring Africa into immigration pact AFP 535
EU urges 'significant' 2-year budgetary stimulus: draft AFP 630
European states at odds over space funding priorities AFP 536
Exit looms for Zenit after Juve stalemate AFP 570
Experts call for global network to prevent asteroid disasters AFP 214
Fabregas leads Arsenal into last 16 AFP 616
Failure to keep clean sheet cost us says Strachan AFP 615
Fatah leader who fled to West Bank returns to Gaza AFP 278
Fed, Treasury expand aid to credit markets AFP 280
Fed, Treasury offer $800 bln more to credit markets AFP 640
Fed, Treasury offer 800 billion dlrs more to credit markets AFP 658
Feuding French Socialists pick Martine Aubry as first female leader AFP 466
FIFA suspends Peruvian FA AFP 180
Financial crisis hits coffee sales at Starbucks AFP 189
Fiorentina sent tumbling by Lyon defeat AFP 460
First-ever decline in online retail spending: comScore AFP 204
Football: Exit looms for Zenit after Juve stalemate AFP 570
Football: Real battle into knockout stage AFP 254
Forecasts deepen economic gloom amid stimulus bids AFP 664
Gates to stay as Pentagon chief: reports AFP 269
Gaza power plant shuts down AFP 155
German consumer confidence picks up despite recession AFP 248
Germany's Merkel under fire for economic inertia AFP 664
Going green saves money, spins profits in coal-addicted Poland AFP 804
Greenhouse gases rise to record levels in 2007: WMO AFP 122
Greenland goes to the polls in self-rule referendum AFP 622
Greenlanders go to the polls in referendum on self-rule AFP 572
Gulf ministers discuss economic crisis AFP 394
I was right to criticise Loew in the media, says Ballack AFP 419
IAEA divided over Syrian nuclear aid issue: diplomats AFP 329
IAEA seeks compromise over Syrian nuclear aid issue: diplomats AFP 252
IMF board approves 7.6 billion dollar credit to Pakistan AFP 273
Imperial Tobacco annual profits drop 52% AFP 112
India look to sweep England one-day series AFP 429
Indian film festival backtracks on 'banned' documentary AFP 197
Indian film festival scraps documentary after protests AFP 213
Inhaled corticosteroids increase pneumonia risk in COPD patients AFP 309
Inter looking to realise Mourinho prophecy AFP 609
Iran seeks death penalty for 'Israel spies' AFP 508
Iraqi lawmakers in final push before vote on US pact AFP 630
Israel again seals off Gaza AFP 210
Israel seals off Gaza Strip AFP 472
Israel to pray for end of financial crisis AFP 187
Israel unveils $2.8 billion rescue for banks, pensions AFP 424
Israel unveils 2.8 billion dollar rescue for banks, pensions AFP 601
Italian transvestite ex-MP triumphs as reality TV star AFP 195
Japanese man releases hundreds of worms in train AFP 183
Jordan celebrates its fist Emmy AFP 206
Jordan newspaper rejects peace ad over Israeli flag AFP 235
Kenya readies for oil spill scenario AFP 325
Klose strikes put Bayern through AFP 423
Kuwait in new crisis as cabinet quits AFP 471
Liverpool look to Gerrard for footballing inspiration AFP 530
Lopez double takes Porto through AFP 388
Malaysia's yoga ban faces opposition from royals AFP 364
Man Utd eye breaching Villarreal fortress AFP 514
Man Utd, Villarreal in last 16 after another Champions League football stalemate AFP 481
Man Utd, Villarreal in last 16 after another stalemate AFP 481
Medical searches on Web can trigger anxiety: study AFP 336
More than 200,000 people living in DR Congo bush: UN AFP 277
Mysterious portrait is of Lucrezia Borgia: Australian gallery AFP 307
New tool to help find hidden meteorite craters AFP 281
New Zealand turn to England for new coach AFP 251
Nigeria sets up new panel to fight oil theft, attacks AFP 272
Nigeria's power generation down by two thirds AFP 160
Nine killed in attack on ex-Ivory Coast rebel camp: army AFP 199
NKorea to evict hundreds of SKoreans from joint project AFP 467
No complaints from Cipriani after England rugby axe AFP 778
No more Indian troops please, Congo tells UN chief: letter AFP 314
NY's Great White Way goes green AFP 188
O'Neill wary of fatigue factor at Villa AFP 284
Obama calls for sacrifice as economic team rolled out AFP 639
Obama pushes for swift action to revive economy AFP 636
Obama vows global action on growing economic crisis AFP 708
Obama vows swift action as he unveils economic team AFP 711
Obama vows to get US budget in shape despite stimulus plans AFP 664
Oil prices drop to $46 AFP 394
Oil prices rise after slump to $46 AFP 384
Oil prices slide after surge AFP 137
Oil prices slide as economic fears persist AFP 507
Oil prices slump to $46 AFP 437
Online ad spending slowing: eMarketer AFP 223
Opera greats to mark NY Met's 125th year AFP 133
Perrin struggling to rouse sleeping green giants AFP 575
Perrin struggling to rouse sleeping soccer green giants AFP 575
Platinum Blonde bassist found dead in his studio AFP 197
Podolski's going nowhere, insists Bayern's Klinsmann AFP 264
Polish WWII leader to be exhumed in murder probe AFP 693
Politkovskaya murder trial reopened to public: defence lawyer AFP 103
Raphael 'Madonna' to go back on show in Italy after 10 years AFP 176
Rawalpindi ruled out for India's Pakistan cricket tour AFP 343
Rawalpindi ruled out for India's Pakistan tour AFP 343
Real battle into knockout stage AFP 254
Records tipped to tumble in 2009, thanks to new blocks AFP 575
Reese Witherspoon baffled by reports of Vaughn rift AFP 331
Rich countries face worst recessions since early 1980s: OECD AFP 636
Rights advocates renew calls on Iran to stop child execution AFP 672
Rogge sees long battle against drugs in sport AFP 267
Royal Trophy golf to go ahead despite Seve health worries AFP 310
RugbyU: All Blacks recall Smith to face England AFP 633
Russia, Ukraine agree on gas debt: Gazprom AFP 365
Russian politician ordered Politkovskaya murder: defence lawyer AFP 124
Russian warships arrive for maneuvers off Venezuela AFP 537
Russian warships cruise into US back yard to make power point AFP 618
Rwanda decries French 'contempt' AFP 286
Sensors for combat helmets could gather blast data AFP 447
Shell, PetroChina ink 20-year LNG deal: state media AFP 140
Somali pirates agree deal for Ukrainian ship release AFP 654
Somali pirates hijack Yemeni cargo ship AFP 146
Somali pirates push for ransom bonanza AFP 706
Somali pirates say deal reached for Ukrainian ship release AFP 373
Something fishy in British parliament AFP 255
South African growth slows to 0.2% AFP 211
South Sudan's women warriors struggle in peace AFP 961
Spain seeks to aid its ailing auto sector AFP 557
Spears wins German prize for 'stunning comeback' AFP 252
Technorati cuts six jobs, pay AFP 259
Thai protesters besiege PM's temporary office: police AFP 269
Thai protests enter second day with PM office siege AFP 618
Thai protests turn violent, five hurt AFP 627
Thorn tells England to be patient with Cipriani AFP 508
Three killed in St Petersburg blast AFP 258
UN humanitarian chief concerned about long-term Darfur aid AFP 328
UN special envoy to return to DR Congo at weekend AFP 615
UN to send Obasanjo on second Congo peace mission AFP 655
United, Arsenal and Real target Champions League berths AFP 567
United, Arsenal and Real target last 16 AFP 567
US economy shrank 0.5% in 3rd quarter AFP 319
US GDP drops 0.5%, more declines seen AFP 604
US has never advised Israel against Iran strike: Olmert AFP 360
US to return bin Laden driver to Yemen AFP 590
US to return bin Laden driver to Yemen this week: embassy AFP 549
US Treasury freezes assets of four Mugabe insiders AFP 384
US-based Muslim charity convicted of funding terrorism AFP 638
Vaughan ready for England return AFP 404
Venezuela welcomes Russian warships for joint maneuvers AFP 573
Venezuelan opposition gains power despite Chavez poll wins AFP 452
Vick pleads guilty to state dogfighting charge AFP 321
VW might extend year-end break at main German plant AFP 177
Warming China-Taiwan ties prompt hot air balloon trip: state media AFP 149
White House 'hopeful' Iraqi lawmakers will approve security deal AFP 255
World Bank forecasts China economy to slow to 19-year low in 2009 AFP 185
World Bank, China in talks to help developing nations AFP 153
World stocks mixed on profit-taking AFP 717
World stocks narrowly mixed on profit-taking AFP 622
Wright's comeback called off after left hand injury AFP 163
Yao powers Rockets past Heat for fifth win in six games AFP 171
Yemen negotiates for release of hijacked cargo ship AFP 262
Young Americans learn budget basics at theme parks AFP 604
YouTube expands video player AFP 266
YouTube goes wider, expands video player AFP 481
Zimbabwe cholera crisis worsens as political talks restart AFP 536
Zimbabwe cholera crisis worsens as political talks resume AFP 533
Zimbabwe humanitarian crisis 'critical,' opposition warns AFP 569
Zimbabwe opposition warns humanitarian crisis at 'critical' level AFP 272

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