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  • Strauss-Kahn maid's lawyer appeals for other victims

    2011-06-08 17:22

    The lawyer for the New York hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of trying to rape her has appealed on French television for other women with claims against the former IMF chief to come forward.

  • Greece: hacker accused of targeting US sites

    2011-06-08 17:07

    Authorities in Greece say they have arrested an 18-year-old Greek man accused of hacking into US government websites and the international crime fighting agency Interpol, as well as participating in credit card fraud.

  • NATO to push for more involvement in Libya strikes

    2011-06-08 16:13

    With NATO war planes pounding Tripoli in daylight raids, the alliance's secretary general will pressure allies to step up their participation in the escalating mission to oust Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.

  • IMF: US slowdown likely temporary

    2011-06-08 15:52

    The Federal Reserve does not need to consider additional monetary policy stimulus as the world's largest economy is likely to pick up in coming quarters due to growth in exports and disposable incomes.

  • Resignation of Brazil's Palocci leaves a void

    2011-06-08 15:35

    The resignation of President Dilma Rousseff's top aide is unlikely to cause major upheaval in Brazilian financial markets on Wednesday, but it could lead to more government spending and a generally less market-friendly approach in months to come.

  • New E.coli cases dropping signficantly in Germany

    2011-06-08 15:12

    The rate of new cases of Germans contracting a deadly strain of E.coli bacteria are declining significantly, German Health Minister Daniel Bahr told German television on Wednesday.

  • Sea transport firm may drop Dutch flag over piracy rules

    2011-06-08 15:04

    Dual Dutch-Norwegian listed ocean transport company Dockwise has warned the Netherlands it will sail its vessels under a different flag unless it is allowed private guards to fend off pirates.

  • India waives support to Lagarde IMF running

    2011-06-08 14:59

    India has not committed to support French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde's candidacy for the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) top job, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said on Tuesday.

  • More mass graves found in northeast Mexico

    2011-06-08 13:43

    Seven more mass graves with 47 bodies were discovered at a farm in the northeast Mexican state of Tamaulipas, bringing the total of the bodies found at the site to 193, authorities said Tuesday.

  • Cat curfew? A purrfect remedy for wildlife attack

    2011-06-08 13:32

    Cats in several suburbs ofthe Australian capital will be ordered to curl up inside from dusk to dawn under a curfew that hopes to curb overnight attacks on native wildlife.

  • Grenade attack kills 3 policemen in Colombia

    2011-06-08 13:20

    A grenade attack killed three police officers on Monday and injured at least 10 others in Colombia, authorities said Tuesday.

  • Russia opposes UN condemnation of Syria

    2011-06-08 13:15

    Russia opposed a UN Security Council vote on condemning Syria's crackdown on anti-government protests, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said here Tuesday.

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Scholars from Beijing and Moscow called for emerging economies to make their voice heard more at the G20 summit, as they exchanged views in a telephone conversation.