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Moscow marks legendary 1941 Red Square parade

[2011-11-08 10:51]

Russian servicemen in historical uniforms take part in a military parade in Moscow's Red Square to mark the 70th anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through Red Square towards the front lines during World War Two.

4 injured in 16-vehicle pile-up in SW China

[2011-11-08 10:25]

Brake failure on a tank truck carrying 9.5 tonne of gasoline is reportedly the cause of a 16-vehicle pile-up, which injured 4 people on Nov 6.

In photos: World Weightlifting Championships

[2011-11-08 09:30]

Hercules compete in the World Weightlifting Championships at Disney Village in Marne-la-Vallee outside Paris in France, November 7, 2011.

First day of studies for basketball legend

[2011-11-08 08:00]

Retired Chinese basketball star Yao Ming started his campus life at Shanghai Jiao Tong University on Monday.

A place that offers help to young women

[2011-11-08 07:10]

Many youths in China still ignorant about sexual health.

Weekly Photos: Oct 31 - Nov 6

[2011-11-07 15:59]

Weekly photos covering events and people in them from Oct 31 to Nov 6.

Harley fans roar to the sound of samba in Brazil

[2011-11-07 13:43]

Harley-Davidson fans take part in a parade as the first festival held for the motorcycle enthusiasts in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil comes to a close, Nov 6, 2011. The festival started on Nov 4.

Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha

[2011-11-07 09:55]

Muslim women offer prayers at a mosque on the eve of the Eid al-Adha festival on the outskirts of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad Nov 6, 2011.

Greek PM to step down

[2011-11-07 07:32]

Greek Prime Minister and main opposition leader reached an agreement Sunday evening on a national unity government with a new prime minister.

Miss Venezuela crowned Miss World

[2011-11-07 06:40]

A human resources graduate from Venezuela, whose ambition is to work with children, was crowned Miss World 2011 at a glittering beauty pageant in London on Sunday.

52 were rescued from C China coal mine blast

[2011-11-06 07:53]

Rescuers had pulled all 52 survivors to safety by Saturday morning, nearly 40 hours after a massive cave-in destroyed a mineshaft in Central China's Henan province.

Home coming

[2011-11-06 07:39]

A film in Hong Kong sharpens the focus on returning emigrants, and the historic intangible heritage that lies within the New Territories.

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