Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 23.08.2011, 18:30 UTC

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DAILY BULLETIN | 23.08.2011 | 18:30 UTC
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WORLD
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Arab World
Rebels celebrate after entering Gadhafi's compound

Rebel fighters trying to topple the regime of Moammar Gadhafi fired into
the air in celebration after entering the Libyan strongman's compound.
Gadhafi has vowed to fight to the death but his whereabouts are unknown.

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United States
Tea Party grapples with US role in the Middle East

As the Republican presidential primary intensifies and turmoil in the
Mideast simmers, Tea Party candidates are venturing beyond their focus on
the economy and articulating their views on America's role in the world.

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EUROPE
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Justice
Sexual assault charges against Strauss-Kahn dropped

Former IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn appears set to become a free man
after a New York court dropped all of the charges against him. The former
French politician had stood accused of sexual assaulting a hotel maid.

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GERMANY
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Afghanistan
Missing German mountain climbers 'kidnapped' in Afghanistan

The German Foreign Ministry has confirmed that two German mountain climbers
missing in Afghanistan may have been kidnapped. But Taliban insurgents are
not thought to be active in the area where they vanished.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE
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People
German humorist Loriot dies aged 87

He was a cartoonist, film director, actor and writer who made Germans laugh
for decades. Vicco von Bülow, more commonly known as Loriot, has left
behind a legacy of humor and a large following.

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Environment
Restorers work to save Venice treasures from the tides

Millions of visitors come to Venice every year to marvel at its ancient
buildings and artworks. But centuries after its first pilings were sunk
into the lagoon, la Serenissima, as the city is fondly known, is crumbling.

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SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
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Food and Drink
Plant-based ice cream now available, German scientists say

Non-dairy ice creams often disappoint. But, a new dessert made from lupin
plants may be just what lactose-intolerant eaters ordered.

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ENVIRONMENT & DEVELOPMENT
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Environment
The environmental downside to desalinated water

As water becomes increasingly scarce, more and more countries are looking
at the option of seawater desalination. But at what cost to the
environment?

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