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Russian Lawmaker: 'Morally Impermissible' To Hand Over Snowden

Snowden, the 30-year-old former contractor for the National Security Agency (NSA), has been living in the transit zone of Sheremetyevo airport for over a week, unable to fly on with a revoked US passport or exit the airport without a Russian visa.<p>Snowden has requested asylum in Ecuador but is …

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Organ trafficking: a deadly trade

A kidney? £84,000. A heart? Up to £1 million. With the number of organs now critical, wealthy patients are spending a fortune on illicit transplants. But it is the desperate 'donors' who are paying the ultimate price.<p>One January night in 2004, Susan Sutovic was woken from her sleep by a …

New Australia PM Kevin Rudd unveils cabinet line-up

<b>Australia's new prime minister, Kevin Rudd, has unveiled his cabinet, five days after ousting Julia Gillard as Labor Party leader.</b><p>The cabinet contains a record number of women and many Rudd backers, who replace Gillard loyalists who stepped down after the leadership change.<p>The foreign affairs, …

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With the economy flagging, China signals that growth is no longer its sole priority

The Chinese Communist Party turned 92 today, and for its birthday present President Xi Jinping unveiled a new doctrine: After decades of prioritizing economic growth above all else, Xi announced that party officials will no longer be judged solely on their ability to boost GDP.<p>It’s a message he has …