Wednesday, September 14, 2011

14-Sep-2011 22:43

House probing $528M loan to failed solar company :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans on Wednesday questioned whether the White House rushed approval of a government loan guarantee for a solar panel manufacturer before a review was complete. The company has since filed for bankruptcy, leaving taxpayers on the hook for the $528 million loan....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SOLAR_MANUFACTURER_INVESTIGATION?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton responsible for the Deepwater Horizon rig disaster - the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Saline case nursing ban is lifted :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital has a suspension that stopped her working as a nurse lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

Angola plane crash kills generals :: Twenty six people, including three army generals, are killed after an Angolan military plane crashes, a government official tells the BBC.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14920966

UK arrest over Stockholm bombing :: A 28-year-old woman has been arrested in Luton as part of an investigation into a suicide bombing in Sweden last year, police say.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14923768

Peer held over council expenses :: Former peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for expenses fraud, has been arrested over money he claimed from Essex County Council, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Prime Minister David Cameron has clashed with Labour leader Ed Miliband over how to curb rising unemployment levels.
url http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9588000/9588935.stm

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 22:12

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

Saline case nursing ban is lifted :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital has a suspension that stopped her working as a nurse lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

AP Exclusive: Long-term care plan alarms ignored :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- Even as leading Democrats offered assurances to the contrary, government experts repeatedly warned that a new long-term care insurance plan could go belly up, saddling taxpayers with another underfunded benefit program, according to emails disclosed by congressional investigators....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_LONG_TERM_CARE_RISK?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Angola plane crash kills generals :: Twenty six people, including three army generals, are killed after an Angolan military plane crashes, a government official tells the BBC.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14920966

UK arrest over Stockholm bombing :: A 28-year-old woman has been arrested in Luton as part of an investigation into a suicide bombing in Sweden last year, police say.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14923768

Peer held over council expenses :: Former peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for expenses fraud, has been arrested over money he claimed from Essex County Council, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Prime Minister David Cameron has clashed with Labour leader Ed Miliband over how to curb rising unemployment levels.
url http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9588000/9588935.stm

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 21:41

AP Exclusive: Long-term care plan alarms ignored :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- Even as leading Democrats offered assurances to the contrary, government experts repeatedly warned that a new long-term care insurance plan could go belly up, saddling taxpayers with another underfunded benefit program, according to emails disclosed by congressional investigators....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_LONG_TERM_CARE_RISK?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Angola plane crash kills generals :: Twenty six people, including three army generals, are killed after an Angolan military plane crashes, a government official tells the BBC.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14920966

UK arrest over Stockholm bombing :: A 28-year-old woman has been arrested in Luton as part of an investigation into a suicide bombing in Sweden last year, police say.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14923768

Peer held over council expenses :: Former peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for expenses fraud, has been arrested over money he claimed from Essex County Council, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

More deaths in Syria protests :: Syrian security forces kept up an offensive against anti-government protesters Wednesday, six months since the popular uprising started against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/14/syria.unrest/index.html?eref�ition

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Saline nurse ban 'may be lifted' :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital is told a suspension that stops her working as a nurse could be lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Prime Minister David Cameron has clashed with Labour leader Ed Miliband over how to curb rising unemployment levels.
url http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9588000/9588935.stm

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 21:10

Peer held over council expenses :: Former peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for expenses fraud, has been arrested over money he claimed from Essex County Council, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

More deaths in Syria protests :: Syrian security forces kept up an offensive against anti-government protesters Wednesday, six months since the popular uprising started against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/14/syria.unrest/index.html?eref�ition

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Saline nurse ban 'may be lifted' :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital is told a suspension that stops her working as a nurse could be lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Dale Farm council 'abusing law' :: A former UN representative accuses a council of "abusing the law" over the clearance of the UK's largest illegal travellers' site.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

US 'encouraged by Libya command' :: Washington is encouraged by the increasing control Libya's interim rulers are exercising over security forces in the country, says a senior envoy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14918140

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Prime Minister David Cameron has clashed with Labour leader Ed Miliband over how to curb rising unemployment levels.
url http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9588000/9588935.stm

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 20:39

Peer held over council expenses :: Former peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for expenses fraud, has been arrested over money he claimed from Essex County Council, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

Red Cross: At least 13 mass graves found in Libya :: GENEVA (AP) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross says at least 13 mass graves have been found in Libya over the past three weeks....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_RED_CROSS_LIBYA_MASS_GRAVES?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

More deaths in Syria protests :: Syrian security forces kept up an offensive against anti-government protesters Wednesday, six months since the popular uprising started against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/14/syria.unrest/index.html?eref�ition

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Saline nurse ban 'may be lifted' :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital is told a suspension that stops her working as a nurse could be lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Poll: Near-split in US over legal gay marriage :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- Barbara Von Aspern loves her daughter, "thinks the world" of the person her daughter intends to marry and believes the pair should have the same legal rights as anyone else. It pains her, but Von Aspern is going to skip their wedding. Her daughter, Von Aspern explains, is marrying another woman....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_AP_POLL_GAY_MARRIAGE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Dale Farm council 'abusing law' :: A former UN representative accuses a council of "abusing the law" over the clearance of the UK's largest illegal travellers' site.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

US 'encouraged by Libya command' :: Washington is encouraged by the increasing control Libya's interim rulers are exercising over security forces in the country, says a senior envoy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14918140

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Prime Minister David Cameron has clashed with Labour leader Ed Miliband over how to curb rising unemployment levels.
url http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9588000/9588935.stm

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 20:08

Angola plane crash kills generals :: Twenty six people, including three army generals, are killed after an Angolan military plane crashes, a government official tells the BBC.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14920966

Peer held over council expenses :: Ex-Conservative peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for falsely claiming £14,000 in House of Lords expenses, is arrested over local authority expenses, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

Red Cross: At least 13 mass graves found in Libya :: GENEVA (AP) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross says at least 13 mass graves have been found in Libya over the past three weeks....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_RED_CROSS_LIBYA_MASS_GRAVES?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Saline nurse ban 'may be lifted' :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital is told a suspension that stops her working as a nurse could be lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Swazi fund crisis 'shuts schools' :: Most Swazi schools are closed because of the financial crisis that has hit the government, the head of the Swaziland Principals Association tells the BBC.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14921799

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Poll: Near-split in US over legal gay marriage :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- Barbara Von Aspern loves her daughter, "thinks the world" of the person her daughter intends to marry and believes the pair should have the same legal rights as anyone else. It pains her, but Von Aspern is going to skip their wedding. Her daughter, Von Aspern explains, is marrying another woman....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_AP_POLL_GAY_MARRIAGE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Dale Farm council 'abusing law' :: A former UN representative accuses a council of "abusing the law" over the clearance of the UK's largest illegal travellers' site.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

US 'encouraged by Libya command' :: Washington is encouraged by the increasing control Libya's interim rulers are exercising over security forces in the country, says a senior envoy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14918140

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 19:37

Peer held over council expenses :: Ex-Conservative peer Lord Hanningfield, who was jailed for falsely claiming £14,000 in House of Lords expenses, is arrested over local authority expenses, the BBC understands.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14922211

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

UUP pair cited over Kerr funeral :: Two senior Ulster Unionists, including the leader Tom Elliot, are to face disciplinary proceedings within the Orange Order for attending the funeral of murdered police constable Ronan Kerr.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14920403

Red Cross: At least 13 mass graves found in Libya :: GENEVA (AP) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross says at least 13 mass graves have been found in Libya over the past three weeks....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_RED_CROSS_LIBYA_MASS_GRAVES?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Jobs go as outdoor firm cuts back :: An outdoor equipment company says it faces "very difficult decisions" over jobs after announcing the closure of its Gwynedd distribution plant.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-14919125

Saline nurse ban 'may be lifted' :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital is told a suspension that stops her working as a nurse could be lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Swazi fund crisis 'shuts schools' :: Most Swazi schools are closed because of the financial crisis that has hit the government, the head of the Swaziland Principals Association tells the BBC.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14921799

Belgian king returns over crisis :: King Albert II of Belgium is cutting short a holiday in France to fly back to Brussels as his appointed mediator struggles to form a new government.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14921940

Poll: Near-split in US over legal gay marriage :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- Barbara Von Aspern loves her daughter, "thinks the world" of the person her daughter intends to marry and believes the pair should have the same legal rights as anyone else. It pains her, but Von Aspern is going to skip their wedding. Her daughter, Von Aspern explains, is marrying another woman....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_AP_POLL_GAY_MARRIAGE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

Dale Farm council 'abusing law' :: A former UN representative accuses a council of "abusing the law" over the clearance of the UK's largest illegal travellers' site.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

US 'encouraged by Libya command' :: Washington is encouraged by the increasing control Libya's interim rulers are exercising over security forces in the country, says a senior envoy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14918140

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 19:06

At least 25 dead in Kabul attacks :: At least 25 people died in Kabul during Tuesday's attack which the US ambassador has described as "not a very big deal".
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-south-asia-14909004

Kabul attack ends with militants' deaths :: A nearly day-long Taliban siege on the U.S. Embassy and NATO command in central Kabul ends with the deaths of all six militants, officials say.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/afghanistan.kabul.attack/index.html?eref�ition

US Blames Kabul Assault on Pakistan-Based Group - New York Times :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHwwEPosiVQlPHUO2jrhm5t8COtew&url=http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/15/world/asia/us-blames-kabul-assault-on-pakistan-based-group.html

VIDEO: Inside tower used for Kabul attack :: Quentin Sommerville visits the multi-storey building where the Taliban gunmen were holed up during their attack on Kabul's green zone.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-south-asia-14916119

Twenty-hour Kabul siege shows Taliban strength :: url http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/J6BKK6BxLkM/idINIndia-59327520110914

In pictures: Kabul attacks :: Taliban attacks in the centre of Kabul.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-south-asia-14902614


Kabul

14-Sep-2011 18:35

Poll: Near-split in US over legal gay marriage :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- Barbara Von Aspern loves her daughter, "thinks the world" of the person her daughter intends to marry and believes the pair should have the same legal rights as anyone else. It pains her, but Von Aspern is going to skip their wedding. Her daughter, Von Aspern explains, is marrying another woman....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_AP_POLL_GAY_MARRIAGE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Blame shared over Gulf oil spill :: A US federal report finds BP, Transocean and Halliburton, all responsible for the disaster at the Deepwater Horizon rig and the worst oil spill in US history.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-us-canada-14919696

Doubt over hikers release from Iran :: The Iranian judiciary is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers convicted of spying, casting doubt on when they might be released.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/13/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

Government takes on trams project :: Scottish ministers step in to help run Edinburgh's troubled tram project, to ensure the development is completed.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-14919826

Saline nurse ban 'may be lifted' :: A nurse investigated over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital is told a suspension that stops her working as a nurse could be lifted.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Lecturers vote for pension action :: Students at 67 leading UK universities could face disruption to courses from October, as lecturers vote for action over planned changes to their pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14916672

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

US 'encouraged by Libya command' :: Washington is encouraged by the increasing control Libya's interim rulers are exercising over security forces in Libya, says a senior envoy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14918140

Scores dead in Pakistan floods :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

US envoy in Tripoli praises NTC over security - Aljazeera.net :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE5Y1EQjZOb_mk9gbpnSQiXdYdI_w&url=http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/09/2011914132633648113.html

Legal challenge over Downe A&E :: Campaigners win the right at the High Court to challenge the closure of 24-hour accident and emergency services at the Downe Hospital.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14915183

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 18:04

Unions promise 'UK day of action' :: Unions schedule a nationwide day of strikes and demonstrations for 30 November, in protest at changes to public sector pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

Clegg 'stark' warning on economy :: Nick Clegg warns global economic prospects have deteriorated and more must be done to stimulate growth in the UK.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907914

Kenya case: UK 'doing all it can' :: The government is doing everything it can to try to find a British tourist kidnapped in Kenya, David Cameron says.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14916949

Libyan to go to UK torture inquiry :: A Libyan man who accuses Britain's MI6 of arranging to send him home to be tortured says he will give evidence at an inquiry in London.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14916943

UK families face 'brand bullying' :: Childhood in the UK is being damaged by too much emphasis on spending and too little family time, says an international report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14898614

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: UK unemployment rose by 80,000, the largest increase in nearly two years, in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy gets its UK premiere
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148


UK

14-Sep-2011 17:33

UK critical systems cyber warning :: The UK government is failing to take a strong lead in protecting critical systems from cyber attack, says think tank Chatham House.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/technology-14917744

Clegg 'stark' warning on economy :: Nick Clegg warns global economic prospects have deteriorated and more must be done to stimulate growth in the UK.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907914

Kenya case: UK 'doing all it can' :: The government is doing everything it can to try to find a British tourist kidnapped in Kenya, David Cameron says.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14916949

Libyan to go to UK torture inquiry :: A Libyan man who accuses Britain's MI6 of arranging to send him home to be tortured says he will give evidence at an inquiry in London.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-africa-14916943

UK families face 'brand bullying' :: Childhood in the UK is being damaged by too much emphasis on spending and too little family time, says an international report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14898614

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: UK unemployment rose by 80,000, the largest increase in nearly two years, in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy gets its UK premiere
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148


UK

14-Sep-2011 17:02

Moody's cuts French banks, eurobond talk lifts markets :: url http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LKV6qSOL-aI/idINIndia-59335120110914

French banks downgraded :: Underscoring the uncertainty about Europe's financial system, two major French banks -- Societe Generale and Credit Agricole -- were downgraded Wednesday due to their exposure to the debt of Greece and other weak eurozone nations.
url http://edition.cnn.com/money/2011/09/14/news/international/moodys_french_banks/index.htm?eref�ition

French ex-PM's acquittal upheld :: A Paris appeals court upholds the acquittal of former French PM Dominique de Villepin on charges of smearing President Nicolas Sarkozy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14912454

Eurozone pays for trust deficit :: French banks fall victim to Eurozone trust deficit
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14911885

Should Hitler's Wall be preserved? :: French enthusiasts are restoring Hitler's Atlantic defences. But should they be embraced as part of the country's heritage?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-10632543


French

14-Sep-2011 16:31

Moody's cuts French banks, eurobond talk lifts markets :: url http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LKV6qSOL-aI/idINIndia-59335120110914

French banks downgraded :: Underscoring the uncertainty about Europe's financial system, two major French banks -- Societe Generale and Credit Agricole -- were downgraded Wednesday due to their exposure to the debt of Greece and other weak eurozone nations.
url http://edition.cnn.com/money/2011/09/14/news/international/moodys_french_banks/index.htm?eref�ition

French ex-PM's acquittal upheld :: A Paris appeals court upholds the acquittal of former French PM Dominique de Villepin on charges of smearing President Nicolas Sarkozy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-14912454

Eurozone pays for trust deficit :: French banks fall victim to Eurozone trust deficit
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14911885

Should Hitler's Wall be preserved? :: French enthusiasts are restoring Hitler's Atlantic defences. But should they be embraced as part of the country's heritage?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-10632543


French

14-Sep-2011 16:00

Dale Farm council 'abusing law' :: A former UN representative accuses a council of "abusing the law" over the clearance of the UK's largest illegal travellers' site.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

Nurse 'admitted stealing drugs' :: A nurse held over the contamination of saline at a Greater Manchester hospital admitted stealing drugs in a police interview, a panel hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-manchester-14910928

Legal challenge over Downe A&E :: Campaigners win the right at the High Court to challenge the closure of 24-hour accident and emergency services at the Downe Hospital.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14915183

Scores dead as floods devastate Pakistan :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Man charged over Facebook image :: A man is charged over a doctored "offensive image" on Facebook of a teenage girl who was shot dead.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-14915030

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

US gov't prepares to release BP oil spill report :: A key federal report into what caused the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history was being readied for release as early as Wednesday amid revelations that BP made critical mistakes on the well and failed to tell its partners and the U.S. government when it realized it....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_GULF_OIL_SPILL?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Egypt's Islamists warn Turkish PM over regional role - Reuters :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFwO1qvHf88e8rN_RMoveOGqyrDfg&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/14/us-turkey-egypt-idUSTRE78D2TD20110914

Confusion over fate of U.S. hikers in Iran :: The Iranian Judiciary said it is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers accused of spying, the semiofficial Fars News Agency reported Wednesday.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/14/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US poverty rate hits record high :: The number of Americans living in poverty rose to 46.2 million last year - nearly one in six people - according to the US Census Bureau's annual report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14903732

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


over

14-Sep-2011 15:29

Legal challenge over Downe A&E :: Campaigners win the right at the High Court to challenge the closure of 24-hour accident and emergency services at the Downe Hospital.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-northern-ireland-14915183

Scores dead as floods devastate Pakistan :: At least 230 people are killed by heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan as a weather forecast predicts more rain over deluged parts of the country.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/09/14/pakistan.flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Man charged over Facebook image :: A man is charged over a doctored "offensive image" on Facebook of a teenage girl who was shot dead.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-14915030

Unions threaten UK-wide strikes :: Britain faces the threat of mass walkouts by public sector workers after the biggest unions announce strike ballots over pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

VIDEO: Van overloaded with 66 children :: Police in northern China are shocked to discover 66 school children crammed into a minivan.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-asia-pacific-14913412

Commons clash over unemployment :: David Cameron tells the Commons there is no complacency over rising unemployment, but Labour leader Ed Miliband demands a change in policy.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-politics-14913480

US gov't prepares to release BP oil spill report :: A key federal report into what caused the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history was being readied for release as early as Wednesday amid revelations that BP made critical mistakes on the well and failed to tell its partners and the U.S. government when it realized it....
url http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_GULF_OIL_SPILL?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Egypt's Islamists warn Turkish PM over regional role - Reuters :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFwO1qvHf88e8rN_RMoveOGqyrDfg&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/14/us-turkey-egypt-idUSTRE78D2TD20110914

Confusion over fate of U.S. hikers in Iran :: The Iranian Judiciary said it is considering a request for setting bail in the case of two American hikers accused of spying, the semiofficial Fars News Agency reported Wednesday.
url http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/09/14/iran.hikers.release/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Seaplanes retrace classic race :: To mark the 80th anniversary of Britain's victory in the Schneider Trophy race, seaplanes are set to follow the original route over the Solent on Wednesday.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14898762

US poverty rate hits record high :: The number of Americans living in poverty rose to 46.2 million last year - nearly one in six people - according to the US Census Bureau's annual report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14903732

US pension funds sue BP directors over the falling share price :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article7150177.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

Value of Afghanistan's mineral discovery needs to be dealt with cautiously :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/afghanistan/article7150081.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093

$5m prize for good governance goes unclaimed again in Africa$ :: url http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7150026.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attry7093


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14-Sep-2011 14:58

French banks downgraded :: Underscoring the uncertainty about Europe's financial system, two major French banks -- Societe Generale and Credit Agricole -- were downgraded Wednesday due to their exposure to the debt of Greece and other weak eurozone nations.
url http://edition.cnn.com/money/2011/09/14/news/international/moodys_french_banks/index.htm?eref�ition

French ex-PM Dominique de Villepin cleared of smear campaign - The Guardian :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFPaXvH-2AzOP7edvoysvftmiDq-g&url=http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/sep/14/de-villepin-cleared-smear-campaign

French banks feel eurozone pain :: Credit rating agency Moody's downgrades Credit Agricole and Societe Generale after reviewing their exposure to Greek debt.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14910485

Eurozone pays for trust deficit :: French banks fall victim to Eurozone trust deficit
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14911885

Should Hitler's Wall be preserved? :: French enthusiasts are restoring Hitler's Atlantic defences. But should they be embraced as part of the country's heritage?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/world-europe-10632543


French

14-Sep-2011 14:27

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: UK unemployment rose by 80,000, the largest increase in nearly two years, in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Clegg 'stark' warning on economy :: Nick Clegg warns global economic prospects have deteriorated and more must be done to stimulate growth in the UK.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907914

Unions threaten UK-wide strikes :: Britain faces the threat of mass walkouts by public sector workers after the biggest unions announce strike ballots over pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK oaks' future 'at crossroads' :: The future well-being of the UK's oak trees could be at a crossroads, the British Ecological Society meeting hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/science-environment-14804547

UN team makes eviction site visit :: A United Nations team is visiting the UK's largest illegal traveller settlement, five days before a mass eviction is due to start.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Stars out for UK premiere of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

VIDEO: UK children among the 'least happy' :: A report by Unicef has concluded that British children are among the least happy in the developed world.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14908194

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148


UK

14-Sep-2011 13:56

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: UK unemployment rose by 80,000, the largest increase in nearly two years, in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Clegg 'stark' warning on economy :: Nick Clegg warns global economic prospects have deteriorated and more must be done to stimulate growth in the UK.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907914

Unions threaten UK-wide strikes :: Britain faces the threat of mass walkouts by public sector workers after the biggest unions announce strike ballots over pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK oaks' future 'at crossroads' :: The future well-being of the UK's oak trees could be at a crossroads, the British Ecological Society meeting hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/science-environment-14804547

UN team makes eviction site visit :: A United Nations team is visiting the UK's largest illegal traveller settlement, five days before a mass eviction is due to start.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Stars out for UK premiere of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

VIDEO: UK children among the 'least happy' :: A report by UNICEF has concluded that British children are among the least happy in the developed world.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14908194

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148


UK

14-Sep-2011 13:25

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: UK unemployment rose by 80,000, the largest increase in nearly two years, in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Clegg 'stark' warning on economy :: Nick Clegg warns global economic prospects have deteriorated and more must be done to stimulate growth in the UK.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907914

Unions threaten UK-wide strikes :: Britain faces the threat of mass walkouts by public sector workers after the biggest unions announce strike ballots over pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK oaks' future 'at crossroads' :: The future well-being of the UK's oak trees could be at a crossroads, the British Ecological Society meeting hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/science-environment-14804547

UN team makes eviction site visit :: A United Nations team is visiting the UK's largest illegal traveller settlement, five days before a mass eviction is due to start.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Stars out for UK premiere of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

VIDEO: UK children among the 'least happy' :: A report by UNICEF has concluded that British children are among the least happy in the developed world.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14908194

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148

In pictures: UK services mark 9/11 anniversary :: Families of British victims attended services
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/in-pictures-14874487


UK

14-Sep-2011 12:54

Clegg 'stark' warning on economy :: Nick Clegg warns global economic prospects have deteriorated and more must be done to stimulate growth in the UK.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907914

Unions threaten UK-wide strikes :: Britain faces the threat of mass walkouts by public sector workers after the biggest unions announce strike ballots over pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK oaks' future 'at crossroads' :: The future well-being of the UK's oak trees could be at a crossroads, the British Ecological Society meeting hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/science-environment-14804547

UN team makes eviction site visit :: A United Nations team is visiting the UK's largest illegal traveller settlement, five days before a mass eviction is due to start.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

UK student tuition fees 'third highest in the world' - Telegraph.co.uk :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE6Mgtjfj7aUd7KRZu-v7UIXEmfSw&url=http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/universityeducation/8759436/OECD-UK-student-tuition-fees-third-highest-in-the-world.html

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Stars out for UK premiere of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

VIDEO: UK children among the 'least happy' :: A report by UNICEF has concluded that British children are among the least happy in the developed world.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14908194

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148

UK families face 'brand bullying' :: Childhood in the UK is being damaged by too much emphasis on spending and too little family time, says an international report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14898614

In pictures: UK services mark 9/11 anniversary :: Families of British victims attended services
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/in-pictures-14874487


UK

14-Sep-2011 12:23

Unions threaten UK-wide strikes :: Britain faces the threat of mass walkouts by public sector workers after the biggest unions announce strike ballots over pensions.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14907909

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: The number of people unemployed in the UK rose by 80,000 to 2.51 million in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK oaks' future 'at crossroads' :: The future well-being of the UK's oak trees could be at a crossroads, the British Ecological Society meeting hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/science-environment-14804547

UN team makes eviction site visit :: A United Nations team is visiting the UK's largest illegal traveller settlement, five days before a mass eviction is due to start.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

UK student tuition fees 'third highest in the world' - Telegraph.co.uk :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE6Mgtjfj7aUd7KRZu-v7UIXEmfSw&url=http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/universityeducation/8759436/OECD-UK-student-tuition-fees-third-highest-in-the-world.html

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Stars out for UK premiere of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148

UK families face 'brand bullying' :: Childhood in the UK is being damaged by too much emphasis on spending and too little family time, says an international report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14898614

In pictures: UK services mark 9/11 anniversary :: Families of British victims attended services
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/in-pictures-14874487


UK

14-Sep-2011 11:52

UK unemployment hits 2.51 million :: The number of people unemployed in the UK rose by 80,000 to 2.51 million in the three months to July, official figures show.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/business-14912236

Architects attack 'shoebox' homes :: Many new UK houses are "shameful shoebox homes" which fail to provide the required minimum space, says the Royal Institute of British Architects.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909066

UK oaks' future 'at crossroads' :: The future well-being of the UK's oak trees could be at a crossroads, the British Ecological Society meeting hears.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/science-environment-14804547

UN team makes eviction site visit :: A United Nations team is visiting the UK's largest illegal traveller settlement, five days before a mass eviction is due to start.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-essex-14911437

UK student tuition fees 'third highest in the world' - Telegraph.co.uk :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE6Mgtjfj7aUd7KRZu-v7UIXEmfSw&url=http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/universityeducation/8759436/OECD-UK-student-tuition-fees-third-highest-in-the-world.html

James Murdoch, Les Hinton Asked to Reappear Before UK Committee - Wall Street Journal :: url http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGBw2Vy9wbEX6rCZ72UwUU0C0jRSQ&url=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904353504576568323746962838.html

UK premiere for Le Carre spy film :: Stars out for UK premiere of Le Carre's Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14909060

Our children need time not stuff :: Why are UK children unhappiest in the developed world?
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-14899148

UK families face 'brand bullying' :: Childhood in the UK is being damaged by too much emphasis on spending and too little family time, says an international report.
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/education-14898614

In pictures: UK services mark 9/11 anniversary :: Families of British victims attended services
url http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/in-pictures-14874487


UK