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World 10 Feb 2006 | 12:00 AM

Buying a Valentine's diamond? Pop question first

LONDON (Reuters) - Anyone thinking of buying a diamond as a token of their love this Valentine's Day should pop the crucial question first -- is it a conflict gem?

World 23 Mar 2006 | 12:00 AM

Worms, beetles in soil part of untapped trove - U.N.

OSLO (Reuters) - Worms, bacteria and beetles living below ground are part of the largest and least known trove of life on earth that could have spinoffs from farming to pharmaceuticals, a U.N. report said on Wednesday.

World 18 Apr 2006 | 12:00 AM

U.N. birdflu expert praises Thailand, Vietnam

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thailand and Vietnam are doing

World 28 Apr 2006 | 12:00 AM

China reports 18th human bird flu case

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China announced on Thursday that an eight-year-old girl had caught H5N1 bird flu, reporting its second human case this month a day after a top WHO official warned the world to prepare for a long fight against the virus.

AseanPlus News 29 Apr 2006 | 12:00 AM

Bird flu sickens girl in Sichuan

CHINA announced the spread of H5N1 avian flu to an eight-year-old girl on Thursday, its second human case this month, coming a day after a top World Health Organisation (WHO) official warned the world not to tire of fighting the virus.

World 04 May 2006 | 12:00 AM

U.N. states urged to reject 7 for new rights council

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Human Rights Watch on Wednesday urged U.N. members to reject seven of the 65 nations seeking seats on the world body's new Human Rights Council in elections scheduled for Tuesday.

World 19 May 2006 | 12:00 AM

Hundreds protest as French minister visits Benin

COTONOU (Reuters) - French Interior Minister Nicolas Sarkozy said on Friday that tighter immigration rules would benefit both France and Africa, defending new legislation that has touched off angry protests as he tours West Africa.

Community 31 May 2006 | 12:00 AM

Having a ball, and for a good cause, too

IT DIDN'T matter if they were football enthusiasts or not, but they sportingly joined in a unique walk to lend a hand to charity.

Nation 02 Jun 2006 | 12:00 AM

Corner Kick

Many English fans believe the team has enough firepower to take the team well past the group stages at least. Search lead singer Amy echoes a similar sentiment.

World 10 Jun 2006 | 12:00 AM

Germans kick off Cup with thrilling win

MUNICH (Reuters) - The 18th World Cup got off to a thrilling start as hosts Germany defeated Costa Rica 4-2 under clear blue skies on Friday in the highest-scoring opening match in the history of the tournament.