Monthly Archives: July 2006

Congo opposition candidates

  Quote BBC NEWS | Africa | Profile: Congo opposition candidates Profile: Congo opposition candidates A total of 33 candidates are standing in Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election on 30 July. If no candidate wins more than 50% of … Continue reading

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DR Congo’s Kabila and his kingdom

  Quote BBC NEWS | Africa | DR Congo’s Kabila and his kingdom   DR Congo’s Kabila and his kingdom The BBC’s Arnaud Zajtman profiles Joseph Kabila, the man most likely to become the Democratic Republic of Congo’s first democratically … Continue reading

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First results posted in DR Congo

  Quote BBC NEWS | Africa | First results posted in DR Congo First results posted in DR Congo An official result is not expected for some weeks Polling stations in the Democratic Republic of Congo have begun posting interim … Continue reading

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Castro steps aside after surgery

  Quote BBC NEWS | Americas | Castro steps aside after surgery Castro steps aside after surgery Fidel Castro has led Cuba since 1959 Cuban leader Fidel Castro has undergone surgery and temporarily handed power to his brother Raul. A … Continue reading

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Study offers proof violent videos desensitize people

  Quote PsycPORT.com | Study offers proof violent videos desensitize people Violent videos desensitize people United Press International – July 27, 2006 AMES, Iowa, Jul 27, 2006 (UPI via COMTEX) — U.S. psychologists say they have proven, for the first … Continue reading

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Doha round

  Quote Doha round – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Doha round From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article documents a current event.Information may change rapidly as the event progresses. The Doha Development Round of World Trade Organization negotiations aims to … Continue reading

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Agricultural subsidy

  Quote Agricultural subsidy – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Agricultural subsidy From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia An agricultural subsidy is a governmental subsidy paid to farmers to supplement their income, help manage the supply of agricultural commodities, and bolster the … Continue reading

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