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German defender knocks Turkey out of Euro 2008
German defender knocks Turkey out of Euro 2008
Defender Philipp Lahm's late strike put three-times European champions Germany in Sunday's Euro 2008 final and sealed a 3-2 win to knock out...
Russia in memorable Euro 2008 win
Russia in memorable Euro 2008 win
Dutchman Guus Hiddink led his young Russian team to a memorable 3-1 win in Basel on Saturday over his Dutch compatriots -- and into the semifinals...
Italy victorious after Group C showdown
Italy victorious after Group C showdown
Italy came out on top in a tense three-way tussle for a place in Sunday's Euro 2008 quarterfinal against Spain as the world champions beat 10-man...
Good goals help finals make a bright start
Good goals help finals make a bright start
Three finely executed goals, two entertaining matches and two sell-out crowds in Basel and Geneva signalled a positive footballing start to Euro...
No margin for error for Switzerland, Turkey
No margin for error for Switzerland, Turkey
Only four days after kicking off Euro 2008, co-hosts Switzerland could be out of the competition after their second match against Turkey on...
Marie Antoinette watch unveiled -- just 200 years late
Marie Antoinette watch unveiled -- just 200 years late
Time waits for no man, or woman -- even a queen, as Marie Antoinette found to her cost amid the tumult of the French Revolution in the late 18th...
Pieces of Titanic transformed into watches
Pieces of Titanic transformed into watches
Steel and coal from the Titanic have been transformed into a new line of luxury wristwatches that claim to capture the essence of the...
Runny honey causes bee scare in Switzerland
Runny honey causes bee scare in Switzerland
A leak of honey at a Swiss transport company drew a swarm of hungry bees and forced the emergency services to step in, police said on Tuesday.
Hippos kill zebra in zoo brawl
Hippos kill zebra in zoo brawl
Three hippos attacked and killed a zebra they had lived alongside for 12 years in front of shocked visitors at Basel Zoo in Switzerland, authorities said on Thursday....
Roche releases price for new Aids drug
Roche releases price for new Aids drug
Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Roche on Monday set at 52 euros ($56) a day the European price tag for a new Aids drug that could prolong the lives of...
Global economic growth 'robust', says ECB
Global economic growth 'robust', says ECB
Global economic growth is "robust" but inflation risks remain as markets absorb the impact of the United States subprime crisis and higher food...
Drug company ready to share out Tamiflu production
Drug company ready to share out Tamiflu production
The Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche said on Tuesday that it was now ready to allow other companies or governments to produce Tamiflu, a drug...

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