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EU weighs intervention in Libya

Britain urged the world to exert pressure on Libyan leader Moammar Gadaffi and the EU said it was considering sending a intervention force.

Assange fights extradition to Sweden

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will try to persuade a British judge on Monday to block his extradition to Sweden to face trial for sex crimes.

WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks bail in UK court

Lawyers for Julian Assange, held in Britain over allegations of sex crimes in Sweden, will try again on Tuesday to win bail for the WikiLeaks founder.

WikiLeaks: Logs show 15 000 more Iraq deaths

WikiLeaks said on Saturday its release of classified US files on the Iraq war showed 15 000 more Iraqi civilians died than previously thought.

Ed Miliband emerges from brother’s shadow

Ed Miliband has finally emerged from his older brother's shadow but now faces a challenge to unify the Labour Party.

Conservatives try for coalition after UK election

Britain's opposition Conservatives said on Friday they would try to form a government with the smaller Liberal Democrats.

Pressure mounts on Goldman from near and far

Goldman Sachs sees pressure building on both sides of the Atlantic, two days after it was charged by the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Nationalisation of mines unlikely, says minister

Nationalisation of South Africa's mines is not government policy and is unlikely to become so, the trade minister said on Wednesday.

Afghan mission to get new momentum, says Nato chief

Nato's chief said on Tuesday the alliance's mission in Afghanistan would soon gain momentum, in remarks seeking to allay doubts about the operation.

Brown faces revolt after poll thrashing

Gordon Brown faced a renewed challenge to his leadership on Monday after support for the ruling Labour Party plunged to its lowest level in a century.

UK PM Brown seeks to save govt with reshuffle

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown backed down from replacing his finance minister on Friday in a bid to hold his government together.

Brown: UK snap election would bring chaos

Britain's Gordon Brown dismissed political rivals' calls on Wednesday for an early election in response to public fury over lawmakers' expenses.

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