Turkish police end Istanbul park occupation – CBC.ca

CBC.caTurkish police end Istanbul park occupationCBC.caTurkish riot police firing tear gas and water cannon took less than half an hour on Saturday to bring to an end an 18-day occupation of an Istanbul park at the centre of the strongest challenge to ...
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Protesters march in Belfast against G8 – CBC.ca

CBC.caProtesters march in Belfast against G8CBC.ca"Corporations are running the world, not the people," said Tom Wright, 55, a Belfast protester carrying a metre-tall model of an oil derrick painted with the slogan "No Fracking Way!&quot...
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Sadc upholds Zimbabwe constitutional court ruling

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The regional economic and political bloc, the Southern Africa Development Community (Sadc) Special Summit on Zimbabwe has ended in Maputo, Mozambique, this Saturday evening. Sadc leaders at the summit resolved not to interfere with the Constitutional Court ruling which declared that harmonised elections should be held not later that the 31st of July. The regional body [...]

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Google test-flies internet-beaming balloons – CBC.ca

CBC.caGoogle test-flies internet-beaming balloonsCBC.caGoogle is launching internet-beaming antennas into the stratosphere aboard giant, jellyfish-shaped balloons with the lofty goal of getting the entire planet online. Eighteen months in the works, th...
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Pakistan bomb, gun attacks kill 22 – CBC.ca

CBC.caPakistan bomb, gun attacks kill 22CBC.caPakistani forces stormed a hospital that had been taken over by gunmen Saturday in a restive southwestern province, freeing hostages and ending a five-hour standoff that capped a series of attacks that kill...
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