Sunday, August 28, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 28.08.2011, 18:30 UTC

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DAILY BULLETIN | 28.08.2011 | 18:30 UTC
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WORLD
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Arab World
Libyan rebels tighten noose around Gadhafi's hometown

Libyan rebels say they are poised to move into the city of Sirte pending
talks with tribal chieftains. The town is the birthplace of ousted leader
Moammer Gadhafi, who remains at large.

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Arab World
Arab League nations appeal to Syria to stop violence

A special meeting of diplomats from the Arab League has resulted in a
statement telling Syria to end the bloodshed 'before it's too late,' while
Iran is wavering between supporting the regime and decrying the violence.

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Terrorism
Al Qaeda second-in-command killed, officials say

US forces claim to have struck a major blow against terrorist group al
Qaeda, with the killing of second in command Atiyah abd al-Rahman,
responsible for planning several terrorist attacks.

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SPORTS
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Formula One
Germany's Vettel wins Belgian Grand Prix

German Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel continues to dominate the field,
taking the Belgian Grand Prix ahead of Red Bull teammate Mark Webber. The
Sunday win tightens the defending champion's grip on the 2011 title.

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CULTURE & LIFESTYLE
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Literature
Syrian poet Adonis garners Germany's Goethe Prize

Syrian poet Adonis is the recipient of this year's Goethe Prize for
"transposing Europe's modern achievements into the Arab world," the jury
said.

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Awards
German "Devil's Niece" wins air guitar championship

Many people wouldn't even know of the existence of an air guitar world
championship. But a young German student practised hard for it - and has
brought home the trophy.

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GERMANY
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Language
Telekom wins bogey prize for overusing English

The CEO of the German company Telekom has been taken to task for his
alleged overuse of Anglicisms in advertising. Nearly 5,000 people voted to
give him a title as this year's Enemy No. 1 of the German language.

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