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Stories for June 2nd 2007

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Chile returns to the Andean fold but as an “associate” member

    Bolivia's Foreign Affairs Minister David Choquehuanca announced Friday in La Paz that Chile had formalized its intention of returning to the Community of Andean Nations, CAN, which she abandoned 31 years ago.

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Keep pledges, urge G8 campaigners

    Thousands of peaceful British campaigners urged G8 leaders to keep their promises on tackling poverty as violence erupted at an anti-summit rally in Germany. The demonstration in London took place as protesters clashed with riot police in the northern German town of Rostock.

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    £1m to find Loch Ness monster

    A £1 million reward has been offered to anyone who can find conclusive proof that the Loch Ness monster exists.

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Buenos Aires: Candidates compete for the last word

    Candidates Mauricio Macri, Jorge Telerman and Daniel Filmus

    Brutal government intervention,“ is what mayoral candidate Jorge Telerman blamed for the fact that his rival Daniel Filmus had managed to climb a few percentage points in the polls for Sunday's City elections. He made his remarks as the curtain fell on the 2007 mayoral campaign — after 8am yesterday morning all campaigning was banned.

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Antarctic Chill Kills 31 In Argentina

    Temperatures reach less 17C in some provincies

    The cold spell that gripped Argentina since early this week has left 31 dead, the Spanish news agency EFE reported.

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Five of the best wines for your BBQ

    It's finally time to get out of the house and into a big glass of refreshing, hot-weather wine. What wines are perfect with cookouts and other summertime entertaining? Here's a short list.

  • Saturday, June 2nd 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Commercial whaling ban strengthened at Anchorage meeting

    Anchorage, United States – Following last year's ”St. Kitts Declaration”, which mumbled that the moratorium on commercial whaling might not be necessary anymore, the anti-whaling countries have bounced back with a 37-4 vote for a resolution strengthening the commercial whaling ban.