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Showing posts from January, 2013

Scores dead in Brazil nightclub fire

Up to 200 people are feared dead after a blaze at a nightclub in Santa Maria in southern Brazil.

Dozens killed in Venezuela prison riot

Dozens of people in Venezuela have been killed during a prison riot. Nearly 90 were injured when armed inmates attacked National Guard soldiers at the Uribana prison in Lara state. Al Jazeera's Jamal Elshayyal reports.

Tina Turner to Ditch American Citizenship, to Become Citizen of Switzerland

A toast to Chuck Schumer from Biden

Dramatic video: Man pushes shark back into sea in Australia

President Obama Officially Sworn In (C-SPAN)

Raw: Leader Threatened With Gun During Speech

Bulgarian police detained a man after he pointed a gas pistol at a Turkish minority party leader as he was delivering a speech at a party caucus in the capital Sofia on Saturday. No shots were fired.

Woman gangraped in Gurdaspur, six arrested

The December 16 Delhi gang rape played out all over again. This time in Gurdaspur district of Punjab.

Husband Kills Fake Burglar Sent by Cheating Wife

Syria's president breaks his silence

Australia braces for 'catastrophic' weather

Firefighters battled scores of bushfires raging across southeast Australia with officials evacuating national parks and warning that blistering temperatures and high winds had led to "catastrophic'' fire conditions in some areas.

Chavez expected to miss Thursday's presidential inauguration

Amateur video: Violent shootout erupts between police and robbers in Sweden

Mobile phone footage shows the shooting of a member of an armed gang by Swedish police during a lunchtime heist

AMAZING VIDEO: Wild deer charges down Essex road, injures woman

Friend of rape victim describes attack in India

China, the reluctant giant

China, the reluctant giant

New Year fireworks: London welcomes 2013