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Give us a break: Guinness Records turns 60
First published in 1955, global authority on record-breaking achievement recently unveiled its 60th anniversary edition.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 13:18 GMT
An open letter to President Obama
Common people in the US, the Middle East and around the globe are "sick of wars, death and destruction", writes Jarrah.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 09:03 GMT
Female space tourist returns to Earth
A Russian Soyuz capsule carrying Iranian-born space tourist Anousheh Ansari has landed safely in the Kazakh steppe.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2006 02:24 GMT
First female space tourist blasts off
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft has blasted off carrying a woman set to notch up three space records: The first female tourist, first female Muslim, and first Iranian in orbit.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2006 05:29 GMT
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