Iran began what it said was its biggest ever air defense drill on Tuesday to test its ability to deter air strikes, which the United States and Israel have not ruled out to prevent it from developing nuclear weapons.
Prince William is to marry long-term girlfriend Kate Middleton next year after the couple became engaged in Kenya, Clarence House says.
'It has been a long and winding road to get here,' says Steve Jobs
Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan of New York will lead the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.
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Health officials in Haiti say more than 1,000 people have died from cholera, as the outbreak spreads there.
Foreign minister says it has reported Iran to UN Security Council for possible sanctions violation.
Thailand extradited on Tuesday suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout to the United States to face terrorism charges, ending a two-year wrangle between the former Cold War foes.
About a dozen men, who accused UK security forces of colluding in their torture overseas, are to get millions of pounds in compensation.
The Government is close to finalising its four-year fiscal plan and pending approval at Cabinet level, hopes to publish it next week, the Taoiseach has said.
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