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03-03 Greece backs new round of tax rises Greece
C. 03-03 Suicide bombers target city of Baquba Baquba, Sunni Triangle
D. 03-03 Pakistan takes Taliban haven Damadola, Tribal Areas
4. 03-03 Airport jets 'directed by child' JFK, New York
5. 03-03 Giant waves hit cruise ship; 2 killed Barcelona
G. 03-03 Obama urges Congress to vote on health Washington
7. 03-03 6.4 quake hits southern Taiwan Taitung, Taiwan
I. 03-03 Notorious child killer back in custody Northern England
J. 03-03 DC issues same-sex licences Washington

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Mar.3   Greece     Greece backs new round of tax rises
  The government has approved a new package of tax increases and spending cuts to save 4.8bn euros and ease its budget crisis


  Sunni Triangle   Suicide bombers target city of Baquba Map of Baquba Iraq
  Two car bombs exploded within minutes of each other near government buildings in the capital of Diyala province, 60km north of Baghdad


  Tribal Areas     Pakistan takes Taliban haven Map of Damadola Pakistan  The Taliban used a cave base there to stage cross-border attacks into Afghanistan, a 30-minute drive away

  New York Airport jets 'directed by child'  US officials are investigating how a child was apparently allowed to direct planes at JFK airport - one of the country's busiest

Day News


  Barcelona   Giant waves hit cruise ship; 2 killed
  Two passengers aboard a cruise ship were killed when 26-foot waves crashed into the Greece-based Louis Cruise Lines


  Washington     Obama urges Congress to vote on health   US President has urged Congress to vote by simple majority on healthcare reform, as he makes a final push to have his proposals adopted

  Taiwan   6.4 quake hits southern Taiwan Map of Taitung Taiwan  Some damage has occurred to buildings and major bridges, and power was cut off near the epicenter at about 8:20 a.m. in a mountainous region

  Northern England Notorious child killer back in custody  The fury confirmed that Jon Venables, now a 27-year-old man, was placed back in police custody after breaching the conditions of his release

  Washington DC issues same-sex licences  More than 120 gay couples have received marriage licences in the US capital becaming the sixth US jurisdiction to allow same-sex unions

Evening News


  Chile   Aid starts to flow in quake-damaged Chile  Aid and increased security were flowing into hard-hit areas, but some residents complained that they still had not received food or water

  Brazil Brazil, U.S. at odds over Iran  Foreign Minister Celso Amorim said after a meeting with Hillary Clinton that Brazil 'will not bend' to U.S. pressure to seek sanctions against Iran

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