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1. Accidents & Disasters
2. Conflicts/Politics - Asia
3. Conflicts/Politics - Economy
4. Conflicts/Politics - General

5. Conflicts/Politics - Middle East
6. Crime
7. Diseases & Health
8. Environment

9. General Interest
10. Natural Disasters
11. Sport
12. Technology
     
1. ACCIDENTS & DISASTERS 
1A 20 Die When Roof Falls (15 February 04)
1B Airliner crashes in Korea (15 Apr 02)
  Airliner crashes in Korea (15 Apr 02)
  Airliner crashes in Korea (15 Apr 02)
1C Classrooms Closed in India (19 July 04)
1D Crisis in Zimbabwe (1 May 05)
1E Ferry Accident, 10 Dead (16 October 03)
1F Ferry Disaster - 1000 feared dead ( 30 Sep 02)
Ferry Disaster - 1000 feared dead ( 30 Sep 02)
Ferry Disaster - 1000 feared dead ( 30 Sep 02)
1G North Korean Train Explosion Disaster ( 25 April 04)
1H Nuclear Power Plant Accident in Japan (10 August 04)
1I Oil Tanker Sinks (19 Nov 02)
Oil Tanker Sinks (19 Nov 02)
Oil Tanker Sinks (19 Nov 02)
1J Space Shuttle Columbia Explodes (3 Feb 03)
  Space Shuttle Columbia Explodes (3 Feb 03)
  Space Shuttle Columbia Explodes (3 Feb 03)

2. CONFLICT / POLITICS - ASIA
2A Bali Terrorist Attack (14 Oct 02)
  Bali Terrorist Attack (14 Oct 02)
  Bali Terrorist Attack (14 Oct 02)
2B Dalai Lama Softens Response to China (22 October 04)
2C Election Defeat for Taiwan Government (14 December 04)
2D Election Violence in Taiwan (21 March 04)
2E Flight to Freedom (28 July 04)
2F Japanese Hostages in Iraq (11 April 04)
2G Japan - N.Korea Summit (18 Sep 02)
  Japan - N.Korea Summit (18 Sep 02)
  Japan - N.Korea Summit (18 Sep 02)
2H Japan to Help Rebuild Iraq (27 October 03)-
2I Japan Ready to Strike First (22 May 03)
  Japan Ready to Strike First (22 May 03)
  Japan Ready to Strike First (22 May 03)
2J Koizumi Returned to Power (11 November 03)
2K North Korean Jets Buzz US Spy Plane (5 Mar 03)
  North Korean Jets Buzz US Spy Plane (5 Mar 03)
  North Korean Jets Buzz US Spy Plane (5 Mar 03)
2L North Korea Has Nuclear Weapons (17 Oct 02)
  North Korea Has Nuclear Weapons (17 Oct 02)
  North Korea Has Nuclear Weapons (17 Oct 02)
2M North Korea Opens Borders (14 May 04)
2N North Korea Urged to Agree to Talks (28 February 05)
2O Prisoner Returns Home After 50 years (28 March 04)
2P Problems for Koizumi (5 October 04)
2Q US Experts to Visit North Korea (4 January 04)
2R Voting Begins in S.Korea (19 Dec 02)
  Voting Begins in S.Korea (19 Dec 02)
  Voting Begins in S.Korea (19 Dec 02)
2S World Concern About North Korea (10 Feb 03)
  World Concern About North Korea (10 Feb 03)
  World Concern About North Korea (10 Feb 03)
2T North Korean Talks to Resume (26 July 05)