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Michael Mainville

Michael Mainville

    As poll numbers fall, Putin vows to improve living conditions
    As poll numbers fall, Putin vows to improve living conditions
    President Vladimir Putin promised Russians rapid improvements in their living conditions as he delivered his annual state of the nation address...
    Tough questions in France's breast implant scandal
    Tough questions in France's breast implant scandal
    France vowed on Tuesday to investigate failures to detect faults with the French-made breast implants at the centre of a health scare, after a...
    Strauss-Kahn details 'uninhibited' sex life in new book
    Strauss-Kahn details 'uninhibited' sex life in new book
    Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has admitted to having an uninhibited sex life in a new book that was...
    NTC storms Sirte amid Nato strikes
    NTC storms Sirte amid Nato strikes
    Hundreds of fighters for Libya's new rulers thrust into Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte from the east on Sunday, as Nato warplanes pounded the...
    African migrants caught in Libya crossfire
    African migrants caught in Libya crossfire
    For hundreds of black African migrant workers squatting in makeshift shelters on the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya's revolution has brought not hope...
    Genocide accused Mladic to fight Hague extradition
    Genocide accused Mladic to fight Hague extradition
    Bosnian Serb war-crimes suspect Ratko Mladic was to appeal against his transfer to a United Nations court on Monday, after thousands rallied in his...
    Serbia vows to catch Mladic protectors
    Serbia vows to catch Mladic protectors
    Serbia vowed on Saturday to track down those who helped Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic evade justice for so long, as fresh details...
    Russia signs ceasefire but troops still on the move
    Russia signs ceasefire but troops still on the move
    Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a peace deal with Georgia on Saturday but his troops again underlined their grip by pushing even deeper...
    Georgia reports attacks as thousands rally
    Georgia reports attacks as thousands rally
    Georgia said on Tuesday that Russian attacks on the country continued despite Russia's pledge to halt its military offensive as 100 000 people...
    Georgian opposition call protest over polls
    Georgian opposition call protest over polls
    Georgia's opposition called for its supporters to take to the streets on Sunday after a disputed exit poll showed incumbent Mikheil Saakashvili...
    Violent protests engulf Georgian capital
    Violent protests engulf Georgian capital
    Georgian police firing rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannons fought running battles with anti-government protesters on Wednesday, plunging the...