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Bishop Harold Miller of the Church of Ireland advises a boycott of television on Good Friday.


The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency allegedly decommissions its black sites worldwide.


Demonstrators assemble in Tbilisi, Georgia, to demand the resignation of President Mikheil Saakashvili.

Foreign national

Forty-six foreign nationals depart Belfast, Northern Ireland, after riots during 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches.

Harry Potter

"Harry Potter" author J. K. Rowling resigns as patron of Scotland's Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Kim Jong-il

Kim Jong-il appears publicly for the first time since August 2008 for reelection as North Korea's Great Leader.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-il appeared at his first major event since he was suspected of suffering a stroke last year when…


Riots occur after Baloch National Movement President Ghulam Mohammed Baloch is discovered dead near Turbat, Pakistan.


Indonesia's legislative election takes place.

Thursday’s vote is seen as an important gauge of the country’s democratic reforms.


Algeria's presidential election takes place.


Shia Islamists under cleric Muqtada al-Sadr protest in Baghdad, Iraq, on the anniversary of its capture by the United States Armed Forces in 2003.

Tens of thousands of followers of anti-American Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr have gathered in Baghdad to mark the sixth anniversary of the city's fall to US troops.