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Norway's right wing wins election

Norway's right wing wins election Mon, 09 Sep, 2013

Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg acknowledged defeat in parliamentary elections on Monday and said he would resign after presenting the budget on October 14.
Kenyan deputy president Ruto to appear at the Hague

Kenyan deputy president Ruto to appear at the Hague Mon, 09 Sep, 2013

The trial of Kenya's deputy president starts on Tuesday, at the International Criminal Court in the Hague.
Russia calls on Syria to hand over chemical weapons

Russia calls on Syria to hand over chemical weapons Mon, 09 Sep, 2013

Russia has urged Syrian President Bashar al Assad to hand over his chemical weapons to avert a US-led military strike on Damascus.
Syria's President Assad denies responsibility for alleged chemical attack

Syria's President Assad denies responsibility for alleged chemical attack Mon, 09 Sep, 2013

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has denied that he was behind a chemical weapons attack on the Syrian people and said evidence was not conclusive that there had been such an attack, CBS reported.
Putin ally Sobyanin wins Moscow mayor election

Putin ally Sobyanin wins Moscow mayor election Mon, 09 Sep, 2013

Kremlin ally Sergei Sobyanin has won a Moscow mayoral election, according to results released by electoral officials after a nearly complete vote count, but opposition leader Alexei Navalny claimed the results were falsified.
Serena Williams wins 5th US Open title

Serena Williams wins 5th US Open title Mon, 09 Sep, 2013

Serena Williams won her fifth US Open women's singles title on Sunday, defeating Victoria Azarenka.
Clashes between Boko Haram, Nigeria vigilantes kill 18

Clashes between Boko Haram, Nigeria vigilantes kill 18 Sun, 08 Sep, 2013

An attack by suspected Islamic sect members on a town guarded by a vigilante group in northeast Nigeria on Sunday killed at least 18 people and injured 17, residents and a government official said. 
Wrestling wins IOC vote for place in 2020 Olympics

Wrestling wins IOC vote for place in 2020 Olympics Sun, 08 Sep, 2013

Wrestling has won back its place in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, after beating out bids from rival sports squash, baseball and softball.
Taliban attack Afghan intelligence bureau

Taliban attack Afghan intelligence bureau Sun, 08 Sep, 2013

At least four Afghan intelligence agents were killed and when a group of Taliban militants attacked an intelligence bureau in central Afghanistan's Wardak province.
Moscow votes in pivotal mayoral race

Moscow votes in pivotal mayoral race Sun, 08 Sep, 2013

People in the Russian capital Moscow are voting in the first mayoral election in nearly a decade.
NATO airstrike kill 10 civilians in eastern Afghanistan

NATO airstrike kill 10 civilians in eastern Afghanistan Sun, 08 Sep, 2013

At least ten civilians have been killed in a NATO airstrike in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan provincial officials said on Sunday. 
Tokyo will host Olympic Games in 2020

Tokyo will host Olympic Games in 2020 Sat, 07 Sep, 2013

Tokyo has been named as the host city for the 2020 Olympics. All three cities made impassioned pleas to the International Olympic Committee during presentations on Saturday.  
Egypt army launches deadly assault on Sinai militants

Egypt army launches deadly assault on Sinai militants Sat, 07 Sep, 2013

At least 30 militants were killed or injured on Saturday in a raid launched by the Egyptian army on hideouts of Jihadist militants in North Sinai governorate bordering Israel, military officials say.
European Union urges US to await UN report on Syria

European Union urges US to await UN report on Syria Sat, 07 Sep, 2013

European foreign ministers on Saturday endorsed a "clear and strong response" to a chemical weapons attack that strongly points to the Syrian government, but they urged the U.S. to delay possible military action until U.N. inspectors report their findings. 
Conservative leader Abbott wins landslide Australia election victory

Conservative leader Abbott wins landslide Australia election victory Sat, 07 Sep, 2013

Australia's conservative opposition won a resounding victory in national elections, handing the Labor party one of its worst-ever defeats and installing Tony Abbott as the nation's prime minister.
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