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"There is a difference between a book of two hundred pages from the very beginning, and a book of two hundred pages which is the result of an original eight hundred pages. The six hundred are there. Only you don't see them."

—Elie(zer) Wiesel (b. 1928) Romanian-born writer, lecturer, survivor Nazi camps, Nobel

 

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Belgrade residents in duck protest 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:55:10 GMT 
    Protesters in Belgrade adopt a large foam duck as a symbol of their defiance.


Sudan's Bashir wins a landslide 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:46:05 GMT 
    Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir, accused of war crimes in Darfur, is re-elected with 94% of the vote, official results say.


How are climbers being evacuated from Everest? 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:53:30 GMT 
    Rescue teams are racing to get to climbers who survived avalanches on Mount Everest after Nepal's earthquake before their supplies run out.


Akinci wins North Cyprus election 
  Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:49:58 GMT 
    Mustafa Akinci sweeps to victory in North Cyprus' presidential elections after pledging renewed urgency in seeking a peace deal on the island.


Anderson leads England to victory 
  Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:57:47 GMT 
    James Anderson inspires England to a nine-wicket win over West Indies on the final day of the second Test.


Syria Islamists take northern town 
  Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:31:44 GMT 
    Islamist rebels have captured much of the north-western Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughur from government forces, activists say.


Baltimore protest turns violent 
  Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:12:28 GMT 
    A protest march in Baltimore a week after Freddie Gray, a black man, died in police custody, turns violent with at least a dozen arrests.


Dozens of Britons untraced in Nepal 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:37:51 GMT 
    Dozens of British and Irish people are among the missing, as the Disasters Emergency Committee announces an appeal to aid survivors of the Nepal earthquake.


Labour 'to help first-time buyers' 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:38:37 GMT 
    First-time buyers would be exempt from stamp duty when buying homes for less than £300,000 under a Labour government, a move the Tories say is "panicky and unfunded".


Cameron 'hard work' pledge to firms 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:50:34 GMT 
    David Cameron promises to work "the hardest I've ever worked in my life" to secure victory on 7 May - as 5,000 small businesses give their backing.


Winning is in our DNA - Nick Clegg 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:21:41 GMT 
    Nick Clegg disputes predictions in the polls that the Liberal Democrats will lose several seats at the election and said that winning was in his party's DNA.


In pictures: Nepal earthquake aftermath 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:50:39 GMT 
    Images from Nepal as it struggles to cope with devastating earthquake


In pictures: London Marathon runners 
  Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:13:56 GMT 
    Unique fashions at the 35th London Marathon


In pictures: Baltimore protests 
  Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:03:07 GMT 
    How do last week's Baltimore protests compare to those in Ferguson?


Week in pictures: 18-24 April 2015 
  Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:24:44 GMT 
    A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
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