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July 9, 2008
The casino company of Macau mogul Stanley Ho delays its stock market float after a court challenge by one of his sisters.
The hotel hosting the G8 summit in Japan is to bury a time capsule containing dozens of documents and photographs relating to meeting.
G8 leaders meeting in Japan proclaim a "shared vision" on greenhouse gases, but fail to get poor nations to agree to cuts.
Ecuador's President Rafael Correa denies the seizure of two TV stations in a financial dispute is an attack on the media.
At least two people are killed and 40 are wounded in renewed sectarian clashes in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli.
MEPs move to ban air ticket ads that do not include hidden taxes and charges, in an EU crackdown on misleading cheap fares.
Owners in fear as German police hunt serial pet killer
Obese men have poorer quality sperm, perhaps because too much fat around their testicles causes them to heat up, scientists have suggested.
Research suggests more couples over 70 are having sex - and finding it satisfing - than in previous generations.
The Saudi prison where repentance is the easy option
July 8, 2008
A patch is released to protect computers against a security flaw that could direct internet users to fake websites.
Your chance to appear on the BBC during the Olympics
Sierra Leone medic tells of hunger due to high food prices
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