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Japan PM sends offering to war dead shrine, angering China

Cash-strapped young Afghans turn to low-cost mass weddings

ECB eyes extra funding for Greek banks as Athens markets plunge

GOP issues a new 'fiscal cliff' offer to Obama

Nationalist Shinzo Abe is likely Japan's next PM

Analysis: Israel-Hamas: a clash waiting to happen

As Europe plots closer ties, Britain mulls split

EU's van Rompuy: Greece to keep euro, must reform

Obama is flexing his leverage on debt, immigration

Compromise helps Dutch stay afloat in crisis

SKorea separated families sad over aborted reunion

Taylor Swift, Kacey Musgraves lead CMA nominees

Top policewoman shot in Afghanistan has died

Gay marriage rulings in 2 US states build momentum

Pete Seeger: America's celebrated folk music troubador

Egypt to put 20 Al-Jazeera journalists on trial

Conservative Hamas appoints first spokeswoman

Egyptian activists angry over US envoy's comments

Obama names outspoken Rice as his security adviser

A look at Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt's Islamists, opposition closely eye Turkey

Will Boy Scouts accept gay youth? Vote is imminent

Boehner calls out Rep. King on immigration insult

Bipartisan negotiators reach modest budget pact

Morocco 'kiss' teens acquitted with reprimand

World bows in respect to Mandela

Americans unhappy with Republicans and Democrats

Bachelet takes first round in Chile's presidential race

Minn. House approves gay marriage would be 12th

Russians attempt to topple Google in Vietnam

Labor finds itself without a homeland to defend

Top contenders to be the next pope

Column: No big compromises? Blame party power

Pakistan's child brides married off for 'honour'

Openly gay US governor candidate leads pride parade

South Koreans vote following ferry sinking

10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways

Obama vows to act after Republicans kill immigration bill hopes

US high court voids abortion clinic buffer

Japan pushing on with military reform despite fiery suicide bid

Reef dredging modelling for Abbot Point coal terminal 'flawed'

Ethiopia Christian group to stage anti-gay demo

Egyptian court sentences top Muslim Brotherhood leader to death

Insight - ECB hardliner Weidmann comes in from the cold as deflation...

Brunei delays introduction of tough Islamic law

Brunei sharia penal code to take effect

Brunei sultan hits back at rare criticism over sharia

El Salvador army rules out coup in election result dispute

Canada's veteran finance minister quits, budget surplus in sight

Kabul's Old City sees new lease of life

Cotton, Pryor stick to familiar themes in debate

Dire Treasury warning as US debt default date nears

Special Report: Myanmar old guard clings to $8 billion jade empire

Saudi Juliet demands right to marry her Yemeni Romeo

India government likely to review anti-gay sex law

Oil reform caps year of dramatic changes in Mexico

Protests, prayers mark one year since Delhi rape

Couple 'stoned to death' in southwest Pakistan

Indian villages fear man-eating tiger on the prowl

Mali communities renounce female circumcision

Obama's message likely to be modest on legislation

Citizenship for immigrants? Obama eases insistence

Liberals balk at Obama's 2nd-term overtures to GOP

Greece sticks with austerity, seeks debt relief

AP Interview: Peres, at 90, still going strong

Egyptian forces to cordon off protest sites

Obama gets top Republican support on Syria strike

Polish transsexual lawmaker loses shot at top post

Afghan women in Kabul prison over 'moral' crimes

Gun measures put moderate Senate Dems in bind

Clinton records: President feared 1994 losses

Pakistan cricketer Afridi hits back in sexism row

Sen. McConnell, Grimes to face off in November

Erdogan fracas as Turkey mourns betrays growing polarisation