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Costa Concordia salvage operation begins
Risky operation to pull shipwrecked cruise liner upright is under way off Italian island of Giglio.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 09:09 GMT
Search suspended for Italy cruise survivors
Rescue efforts halted, as captain faces allegations that he ignored coast guard orders to return to his stricken vessel.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2012 19:45 GMT
'Ecological timebomb' fears over cruise ship
Italian officials fear environmental crisis as rescuers search for 29 people still missing after Mediterranean sinking.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2012 14:40 GMT
Estimate of missing in Italy accident raised
At least 29 people still believed to be missing as worsening weather disrupts search for survivors from stricken ship.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2012 06:58 GMT
Cruise ship rescue efforts suspended
Stricken vessel slips, prompting halt to operations, as death toll reaches six and company blames captain for accident.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2012 14:41 GMT
Italy investigates fatal cruise ship sinking
Two found alive, three dead and dozens missing in ship accident, as thousands are saved and captain is detained.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2012 05:21 GMT
More rescued after cruise liner disaster
Number of people still missing from Italy accident has gone down to 15, as two bodies found aboard the stricken ship.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2012 17:33 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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