UAE

April 22, 2000

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A breakthrough in understanding what causes malaria may speed up development of a vaccine, say researchers quoted by BBC Online Saturday. Following is

April 21, 2000

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Israeli and Palestinian negotiators will begin their next round of talks in the Israeli port city of Eilat on April 30, a top Palestinian negotiator a

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Argentine player Gaston Gaudio has never won an ATP Tour title in five years as a professional, but advanced to the semi-finals of the $2.95 million

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An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the open-ended Richter scale shook Turkey's south-western province of Denizli at 3:23 p.m. (1223 GMT) Friday, but no ca

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Thousands of Iranians demonstrated Friday to denounce reformist politicians, including allies of President Mohammad Khatami, accused of making anti-Is

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The trail to the peak of Mount Sinai, where tradition says Moses received the Ten Commandments, will be cleaned up and then lit up by 2000 candles on

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  A Chinese delegation signed a 10-million-dollar trade agreement Thursday to buy a range of Turkish products as Chinese President Jiang Zemin me

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 A US diplomat has returned to work at the US embassy in Khartoum for the first time since Americans left the mission amid security fears two years

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A host of veteran-laden NBA teams take a run at the regular-season champions Los Angeles Lakers when the playoffs open Saturday.  Now the NBA wil

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 The Lebanese Resistance group, Hizbollah said that one of their fighters was killed Friday when Israeli helicopters opened fire on the group's str

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami called Thursday for a better mutual understanding between Islam and Europe.  Iran

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Presidents Emile Lahoud of Lebanon and Hosni Mubarak of Egypt urged Israel Thursday to withdraw its air and naval forces from Lebanon in addition to i

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 US President Bill Clinton promised Palestinian President Yasser Arafat Thursday that the United States would play a more active role in the stymie

April 20, 2000

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 Thousands of Christian pilgrims thronged the narrow streets of the Old City of Jerusalem on Holy Thursday briefly mingling with Jews visiting the W

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Lebanon's cabinet threatened Thursday to revoke agreements with two mobile telephone companies for contract violations unless they pay the government