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B. 11-02 'Kidnap' children may not get home Chad
C. 11-02 Floods strand 300,000; more rain ahead Tabasco, Mexico
11-03 Musharraf imposes emergency rule Pakistan
E. 11-04 Police beat up lawyers Karachi
5. 11-06 64 dead in suicide attack Northern Afghanistan
6. 11-07 8 dead in school shooting Tuusula, Finland
H. 11-11 Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing Kerch Strait, Russia
8. 11-11 Fans rampage after killing Lazio, Rome
J. 11-14 Strike brings travel chaos France

Summary.     Click for More > Police beat up lawyers 64 dead in suicide attack 8 dead in school shooting   At least three 8 were killed in a school shooting in southern Finland, in Tuusula, 30 miles north of the capital, Helsinki Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing   At least 2 sailors died and 23 were missing when 5 ships sank in storms in the Black Sea and the Azov Sea Fans rampage after killing Strike brings travel chaos Thousands homeless after quake   Thousands may have to sleep in the streets after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake rattled the north part of the country, killing at least 2 people Ex-Kosovo fighter Thaci claims victory 63 killed after coal mine blast Cyclone death toll surpasses 3,000   The number of dead killed from Cyclone Sidr is expected to rise as the country continues to assess the damage Oil nudges $99 a barrel Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'   More than 150 passengers and crew aboard Norwegian cruise ship MS Nord Norge have been rescued to safety Lahoud steps down; no successor Rudd: I will be prime minister for all   Opposition leader Kevin Rudd greeted jubilant supporters, as he promised changes in environmental, education and workplace policies New Mid-East peace drive launched   President W Bush has said the Israelis and Palestinians have agreed to make every effort to reach a peace agreement before the end of 2008 Musharraf steps down as army chief   In a highly emotional speech, Pakistani President stepped down from his position as army chief, announcing his retirement UK teacher jailed over teddy row   Gillian Gibbons, 54, has been found guilty in of insulting religion after she allowed her primary school class to name a teddy bear Muhammad Jetliner with 56 people on board crashed
'Kidnap' children may not get home  Some of the youngsters at the center of an attempt to transport them to Europe may never be returned home because of confusion over their or... Floods strand 300,000; more rain ahead   Rescuers in boats and helicopters worked to evacuate people stranded by a flood, one of the worst natural disasters' to hit Mexico   Musharraf imposes emergency rule
Nov.1  London  Police guilty in 'bomber' case
 Iraq  Deaths in Iraq 'continue to fall'
 Mexico  Race to save flood victims
Nov.2   Chad
  Mexico
 Sri Lanka  Senior Tamil Tiger leader killed
Nov.3   Pakistan
  President Pervez Musharraf has declared emergency rule and suspended the constitution. Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry has been replaced.    Troops have been deployed inside state-run TV stations. The independent channels have gone off air. Chief Justice Chaudhry, who condemned the moves, has been being confined to the Supreme Court with 10 other judges. The court was ...
 Chiapas  Mexico flood toll rises to eight
Nov.4   Karachi
Nov.5  Sicily  Senior Mafia boss arrested
 Washington  US warns Pakistan over emergency
Nov.6   Northern Afghanistan
 Southern India  Girl separated from twin
Nov.7   Finland
 U.S. Congress  Sarkozy applauded by US Congress
 Georgia  Georgia under state of emergency
Nov.8  Pakistan  Bhutto house surrounded by police
 Dubai  Bridge collapses in Dubai marina
 Brazil  Oil discovery rocks Brazil
Nov.9  Pakistan  Ex-PM Bhutto under house arrest
 Iraq  Sunni chiefs killed in blast
Nov.10  Washington  US and Germany vow Iran diplomacy
Nov.11  Turin  Police kill football fan
 Russia  Russian oil tanker breaks in two
  Russia
  Rome
Nov.12  Gaza  Deadly clash at Arafat rally
Nov.13  U.S. Congress  Hidden costs 'raise US war price'
 Paris  Transport workers on strike
Nov.14   France
  Chile
Nov.15  San Francisco Bay Area  Baseball star Barry Bonds charged
 Bangladesh  Cyclone hits: More than 200 dead
Nov.17  UN  U.N. delivers chilling conclusion on climate
  Kosovo
 Pakistan  US tells Musharraf to step back
Nov.18   Donbass
 Bangladesh  Cyclone death toll hits 2,000
 Iraq  Bomber kills kids getting toys from troops
  Bangladesh
 Cambodia  Former Khmer Rouge leader arrested
Nov.19  France  France braced for huge new strike
Nov.20  UN  HIV estimates reduced to 33m
 Zimbabwe  Ian Smith, Rhodesia's last PM, dies at 88
 Washington  US confirms Mid-East peace talks
 Saudi Arabia  Pipeline death toll at 40
Nov.21   Singapore
 France  Transport 'sabotage' hits France
 Paris  Talks fail to end strike
Nov.22  Uganda  Commonwealth suspends Pakistan
Nov.23   Antarctica
 India  Deadly blasts rock Indian cities
 Beirut  MPs fail to elect president
 Saudi Arabia  Saudis to attend Mid-East summit
  Beirut
Nov.24   Australia
Nov.25  Syria  Syria to attend Mideast summit
 Lahore  Nawaz Sharif arrives in Pakistan
Nov.26  Paris  Riots rock suburb for second night
 Washington  Cautious hope for Mid-East talks
Nov.27   Washington
  Rawalpindi
Nov.28  Washington  Bush launches new Mid-East talks
 Pakistan  Musharraf sworn in for second term
 Venezuela  Students, police clash
Nov.29  Pakistan  Musharraf vows to end emergency
  Sudan
  Turkey
Nov.30  Sudan  Protesters: Execute teacher


World in November 2007 , Location by Topic
Location Politics Disasters Crime & Justice Business
Arab Countries
'Kidnap' children may not get home
Deadly clash at Arafat rally
Lahoud steps down; no successor
Saudis to attend Mid-East summit
Syria to attend Mideast summit
UK teacher jailed over teddy row
Bridge collapses in Dubai marina
Pipeline death toll at 40
Sunni chiefs killed in blast
Deadly clash at Arafat rally
Bomber kills kids getting toys from troops
UK teacher jailed over teddy row
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Pakistan
Musharraf imposes emergency rule
Police beat up lawyers
Bhutto house surrounded by police
Ex-PM Bhutto under house arrest
Nawaz Sharif arrives in Pakistan
Musharraf steps down as army chief
Musharraf sworn in for second term
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European Union
France braced for huge new strike
Talks fail to end strike
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Police guilty in 'bomber' case
8 dead in school shooting
Fans rampage after killing
Transport 'sabotage' hits France
Riots rock suburb for second night
Transport workers on strike
Strike brings travel chaos
France braced for huge new strike
Transport 'sabotage' hits France
USA
US warns Pakistan over emergency
Sarkozy applauded by US Congress
US and Germany vow Iran diplomacy
Hidden costs 'raise US war price'
US confirms Mid-East peace talks
New Mid-East peace drive launched
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Baseball star Barry Bonds charged
World's biggest bank's boss quits
Washington
US warns Pakistan over emergency
Sarkozy applauded by US Congress
US and Germany vow Iran diplomacy
Hidden costs 'raise US war price'
US confirms Mid-East peace talks
New Mid-East peace drive launched
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France
France braced for huge new strike
Talks fail to end strike
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Transport 'sabotage' hits France
Riots rock suburb for second night
Transport workers on strike
Strike brings travel chaos
France braced for huge new strike
Transport 'sabotage' hits France
Mexico
President Calderon pledges disaster aid
Race to save flood victims
Floods strand 300,000; more rain ahead
President Calderon pledges disaster aid
Mexico flood toll rises to eight
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South America
Ex-general breaks with Chavez
Students, police clash
Executive jet crashes into homes
Thousands homeless after quake
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Oil discovery rocks Brazil

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Police guilty in 'bomber' case   The Metropolitan Police has been found guilty of endangering the public over the shooting of a man officers mistook for a suicide bomber Deaths in Iraq 'continue to fall' Race to save flood victims 'Kidnap' children may not get home


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November 1 ... more > Top ^

Nov.1   London  
  Iraq
  Mexico
 Switzerland  Hingis tests positive for cocaine
 Saudi Arabia  Prince: Saudis were tailing 9/11 hijackers


November 2 ... more > Top ^

Nov.2   Chad  
  Some of the youngsters at the center of an attempt to transport them to Europe may never be returned home because of confusion over their origins
  Mexico   Floods strand 300,000; more rain ahead
Map of Tabasco Mexico
  Rescuers in boats and helicopters worked to evacuate people stranded by a flood, one of the worst natural disasters' to hit Mexico
 More than one million people are affected. Most of the state is under water. Tabasco Governor Andres Granier has urged anyone who owns a boat to help the rescue operation. Villahermosa and many other townshave been turned into brown lakes with only treetops and roofs visible. The storms have forced the closure of 3of Mexico's oil ports
  Sri Lanka Senior Tamil Tiger leader killed  Turkey  US declares PKK 'a common enemy'  Mexico  President Calderon pledges disaster aid

November 3 ... more > Top ^

Nov.3   Pakistan     Musharraf imposes emergency rule
  President Pervez Musharraf has declared emergency rule and suspended the constitution. Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry has been replaced
 Troops have been deployed inside state-run TV stations. The independent channels have gone off air. Chief Justice Chaudhry, who condemned the moves, has been being confined to the Supreme Court with 10 other judges. The court was to decide whether Musharraf was eligible to run for election while remaining army chief. Benazir Bhutto was in Dubai on a personal visit when news of the declaration broke. She immediately boarded a flight back, landing in Karachi
 Mexico  Devastating floods prompt outbreak fears   Chiapas Mexico flood toll rises to eight


November 4 ... more > Top ^

Nov.4  Pakistan  Emergency may delay poll  Sao Paulo  Executive jet crashes into homes   Karachi   Police beat up lawyers
  Police have baton-charged a rally by lawyers protesting outside the High Court against the state of emergency
 New York  World's biggest bank's boss quits

November 5 ... more > Top ^

Nov.5   Sicily Senior Mafia boss arrested  Washington  U.S. to Musharraf: Cut army ties  Pakistan  Pakistan 'to keep elections date'   Washington US warns Pakistan over emergency  Venezuela  Ex-general breaks with Chavez  Chiapas  Mudslide adds to flood woe

November 6 ... more > Top ^

Nov.6   Northern Afghanistan     64 dead in suicide attack
  At least 6 members of the parliament were killed in the blast in the province of Baghlan in northern Afghanistan.    Later blast death toll reaches 75. Schoolchildren were also among the dead. President Ka...
 Washington  Sarkozy begins visit  UN  UN chief and Pakistan envoy clash   Southern India Girl separated from twin

November 7 ... more > Top ^

Nov.7   Finland   8 dead in school shooting
Map of Tuusula Finland
  At least three 8 were killed in a school shooting in southern Finland, in Tuusula, 30 miles north of the capital, Helsinki
  Teen dead who opened fire on classmates
  U.S. Congress Sarkozy applauded by US Congress   Georgia Georgia under state of emergency  Venezuela  Gunmen fire on protesters  Washington  Bush urges Musharraf on election

November 8 ... more > Top ^

Nov.8   Pakistan Bhutto house surrounded by police
  Dubai Bridge collapses in Dubai marina  Myanmar  U.N. claims progress in Myanmar  Pakistan  Musharraf sets election deadline  Venezuela  Hostage talks see spark of hope   Brazil Oil discovery rocks Brazil

November 9 ... more > Top ^

Nov.9   Pakistan     Ex-PM Bhutto under house arrest   Pakistani opposition leader has been placed under house arrest and her home surrounded by security forces   Iraq     Sunni chiefs killed in blast   A bomber detonated his explosives belt in the house of Sheikh Faez al-Obeidi. 5 tribal leaders have been killed in a suicide attack  Pakistan  Bhutto house arrest order lifted  Chad  Chad frees Spaniards in 'kidnap' plot  Pakistan  State of emergency 'to be lifted'

November 10 ... more > Top ^

Nov.10  Malaysia  Tear gas used on rare demo  Eastern Afghanistan  US troops killed in ambush   Washington US and Germany vow Iran diplomacy
 Argentina  Argentines in pulp mill protest

November 11 ... more > Top ^

Nov.11   Turin Police kill football fan
  Russia Russian oil tanker breaks in two  Pakistan  Musharraf: I am safeguarding Pakistan   Russia   Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing Map of Kerch Strait Russia
  At least 2 sailors died and 23 were missing when 5 ships sank in storms in the Black Sea and the Azov Sea
 The strong winds and high surf caused the Volgoneft-139 to split, spilling up 560,000 (1,000 tons) gallons of fuel oil. The weather was hampering efforts to control the spill in the Kerch Strait that separates the Black Sea from the Sea of Azov
  Rome   Fans rampage after killing Map of Lazio Italy
  Football fans have reacted violently inside and outside stadiums following the police shooting of Gabriele Sandri, 26, a Lazio supporter
 Pakistan  Turmoil raises concern for nukes

November 12 ... more > Top ^

Nov.12   Gaza Deadly clash at Arafat rally
 Russia  Death toll rises in oil disaster  Lahore  Police tighten cordon on Bhutto

November 13 ... more > Top ^

Nov.13   U.S. Congress Hidden costs 'raise US war price'
 Pakistan  Bhutto to Musharraf: Step down   Paris Transport workers on strike  Congo  Tens of thousands flee refugee camps  China  Yahoo settles dissidents suit

November 14 ... more > Top ^

Nov.14   France   Strike brings travel chaos
  Transport and energy workers broadened a strike in protest against Sarkozy's pension reform.    Rail services were disrupted and energy production re...
  Chile   Thousands homeless after quake
Map of Tocopilla Chile
  Thousands may have to sleep in the streets after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake rattled the north part of the country, killing at least 2 people
 There are 1,200 houses, at least, that were totally flattened
 Darfur  Darfur mission 'may fail' says UN  Bangladesh  Bangladesh braces for cyclone

November 15 ... more > Top ^

Nov.15  Pakistan  Musharraf set to unveil new team   San Francisco Bay Area Baseball star Barry Bonds charged
 Lahore  Bhutto 'freed from house arrest'  Washington  US urges more sanctions on Iran  Volga Region  Cult awaits end of days in cave   Bangladesh     Cyclone hits: More than 200 dead   Cyclone Sidr packing 150 mph winds slammed southeast coast, forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes

November 16 ... more > Top ^

Nov.16  Pakistan  Bhutto rejects new interim cabinet  Chile  30 tons of extra aid sent to quake area  Bangladesh  Cyclone rescue effort under way

November 17 ... more > Top ^

Nov.17   UN   U.N. delivers chilling conclusion on climate   Climate change is 'severe and so sweeping that only urgent, global action' can head it off, a scientific panel said in a report on global wa...  Pakistan  U.S. envoy meets with Pakistani leader  Bangladesh  Cyclone death toll hits 1,700   Kosovo   Ex-Kosovo fighter Thaci claims victory
  Former guerrilla leader Hashim Thaci has claimed victory in parliamentary election, though official results are yet to be confirmed.    Thaci has promised to deliver independen...
  Pakistan US tells Musharraf to step back


November 18 ... more > Top ^

Nov.18   Donbass   63 killed after coal mine blast
Map of Donetsk Ukraine
  A methane blast has ripped through a mine in eastern Ukraine, killing more than 30 miners and leaving about 50 others missing.    The explosion occurred at the Zasyadka mine in the Donetsk region at a dept...
  Bangladesh Cyclone death toll hits 2,000  Shanghai  Federer is just too hot for Ferrer   Iraq Bomber kills kids getting toys from troops   Bangladesh   Cyclone death toll surpasses 3,000
  The number of dead killed from Cyclone Sidr is expected to rise as the country continues to assess the damage
 Rescue and relief teams have reached much of remote Bangladesh devastated by a powerful cyclone. An estimated 1 million families are thought to have been affected
  Cambodia   Former Khmer Rouge leader arrested  Khieu Samphan, the former head of state, was arrested by a U.N.-backed genocide tribunal after being taken from a hospital

November 19 ... more > Top ^

Nov.19  Pakistan  Anti-Musharraf petitions rejected   France France braced for huge new strike
 Baghdad  Photographer accused of insurgent ties

November 20 ... more > Top ^

Nov.20   UN   HIV estimates reduced to 33m  The UN has reduced its estimates of how many people are infected with HIV in 2007 from nearly 40m to 33m  Pakistan  Election date set  Bangladesh  Villagers dispute cyclone death toll   Zimbabwe Ian Smith, Rhodesia's last PM, dies at 88
 London  Bank data of 25 millions missing  Paris  Sarkozy defiant against strikers   Washington US confirms Mid-East peace talks   Saudi Arabia Pipeline death toll at 40  Washington  McClellan: I misled media 'unknowingly'

November 21 ... more > Top ^

Nov.21   Singapore     Oil nudges $99 a barrel
  The declining dollar and speculation that the U.S. Federal Reserve will again cut interest rates also boosted prices.    Crude prices rose above a record $99 as worries about inadequate winter supplies in the Northern Hem...
  France   Transport 'sabotage' hits France   Striking railway workers have carried out 'a coordinated campaign of sabotage' on the tracks of high-speed TGV rail network, setting fire to...  Moscow  Putin attacks 'jackal' opponents  Paris  Sarkozy vows to punish saboteurs  London  Croatia crush England Euro dreams  Pakistan  Imran Khan released  Tehran  Tehran paper attacks Ahmadinejad   Paris Talks fail to end strike  Washington  U.S. submits missile defense plans

November 22 ... more > Top ^

Nov.22  Hamburg  Airbus fears 'weak-dollar death'  Tehran  Iran: Middle East security at risk  Pakistan  Court upholds Musharraf election   Uganda Commonwealth suspends Pakistan
 Beirut  Impasse could bring chaos

November 23 ... more > Top ^

Nov.23   Antarctica   Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
  More than 150 passengers and crew aboard Norwegian cruise ship MS Nord Norge have been rescued to safety
  India Deadly blasts rock Indian cities   Beirut MPs fail to elect president   Saudi Arabia Saudis to attend Mid-East summit   Beirut   Lahoud steps down; no successor
  Lebanese President has left the presidential palace after not naming a successor, and is calling on the army to preserve the nation's security.    A honor guard troops lined the walk in front of the palace for a farewell ceremony as Emil Lahoud departed. Pr...
 Australia  Australians vote to choose leader  Rawalpindi  Twin blasts kill 15

November 24 ... more > Top ^

Nov.24   Australia   Rudd: I will be prime minister for all
  Opposition leader Kevin Rudd greeted jubilant supporters, as he promised changes in environmental, education and workplace policies
 Conservative Prime Minister Howard officially conceded that the Labor Party had gained a majority of seats in parliament . Rudd, 50, is the head of center-left Labor Party.
 Moscow  Kasparov held at anti-Kremlin rally

November 25 ... more > Top ^

Nov.25   Syria   Syria to attend Mideast summit  The Bush administration was able to declare a clean sweep when Syria said it would attend this week's high-stakes peace conference   Lahore   Nawaz Sharif arrives in Pakistan   Former prime minister and opposition figure Nawaz Sharif arrived in Lahore, where he plans to directly participate in upcoming elections  Northeastern Brazil  Soccer fans fall to their deaths

November 26 ... more > Top ^

Nov.26  Pakistan  Musharraf to quit army 'this week'   Paris   Riots rock suburb for second night   Club-wielding police fought stone-throwing rioters for a second night, with at least 5 officers suffering injuries during the clashes   Washington Cautious hope for Mid-East talks

November 27 ... more > Top ^

Nov.27   Washington   New Mid-East peace drive launched
Map of Annapolis Maryland USA
  President W Bush has said the Israelis and Palestinians have agreed to make every effort to reach a peace agreement before the end of 2008
 Bush said a joint statement had been agreed by the Israeli and Palestinian leaders at a peace conference
 North Korea  Two Koreas begin security talks  Jakarta  Climate change blamed for flooding   Rawalpindi     Musharraf steps down as army chief
Map of Rawalpindi Pakistan
  In a highly emotional speech, Pakistani President stepped down from his position as army chief, announcing his retirement
 Pervez Musharraf has handed over the command to Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kiani in a ceremony at the army headquarters. Musharraf said he was proud to have been the commander of this 'great force'
 Saudi Arabia  FM: Court to review sentence

November 28 ... more > Top ^

Nov.28   Washington Bush launches new Mid-East talks
 Syria  Iraqi refugees head home from Syria  Venezuela  Chavez cuts all ties with Colombia   Pakistan     Musharraf sworn in for second term   President Musharraf was given the oath of office by newly-installed chief justice at a ceremony in the presidential palace   Venezuela Students, police clash

November 29 ... more > Top ^

Nov.29   Pakistan Musharraf vows to end emergency
 Manila  Manila hotel siege: Rebels surrender   Sudan   UK teacher jailed over teddy row
  Gillian Gibbons, 54, has been found guilty in of insulting religion after she allowed her primary school class to name a teddy bear Muhammad
 Washington  US hails Pakistan leader's pledge   Turkey   Jetliner with 56 people on board crashed
Map of Isparta Turkey
  All have died. The Atlasjet Airlines' MacDonnell Douglas 83 crashed in southern Turkey as the pilot was preparing to land in Isparta.    A renowned nuclear physics professor and a 6-week-old baby were among killed. The plane was on a do...


November 30 ... more > Top ^

Nov.30   Sudan Protesters: Execute teacher
 Iran  EU and Iran in key nuclear talks  Venezuela  Chavez urges reform


Deaths in Iraq 'continue to fall' Senior Tamil Tiger leader killed Hidden costs 'raise US war price' Syria to attend Mideast summit  The Bush administration was able to declare a clean sweep when Syria said it would attend this week's high-stakes peace conference Cautious hope for Mid-East talks New Mid-East peace drive launched Map of Annapolis Maryland USA




World, November 2007 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2007
Nov.1   Iraq
Nov.2   Sri Lanka
Nov.5  Venezuela  Ex-general breaks with Chavez
Nov.10  Eastern Afghanistan  US troops killed in ambush
Nov.11  Pakistan  Turmoil raises concern for nukes
Nov.13   U.S. Congress
Nov.13  Congo  Tens of thousands flee refugee camps
Nov.14  Darfur  Darfur mission 'may fail' says UN
Nov.21  Washington  U.S. submits missile defense plans
Nov.23  Rawalpindi  Twin blasts kill 15
Nov.25   Syria
Nov.26   Washington
Nov.27   Washington
  President W Bush has said the Israelis and Palestinians have agreed to make every effort to reach a peace agreement before the end of 2008
 Bush said a joint statement had been agreed by the Israeli and Palestinian leaders at a peace conference
Nov.29  Manila  Manila hotel siege: Rebels surrender



World, November 2007 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2007 Nov.1   Mexico Race to save flood victims
Nov.2   Mexico Floods strand 300,000; more rain ahead
Map of Tabasco Mexico
  Rescuers in boats and helicopters worked to evacuate people stranded by a flood, one of the worst natural disasters' to hit Mexico
 More than one million people are affected. Most of the state is under water. Tabasco Governor Andres Granier has urged anyone who owns a boat to help the rescue operation. Villahermosa and many other townshave been turned into brown lakes with only treetops and roofs visible. The storms have forced the closure of 3of Mexico's oil ports
Nov.2  Mexico  President Calderon pledges disaster aid Nov.3  Mexico  Devastating floods prompt outbreak fears Nov.3   Chiapas Mexico flood toll rises to eight Nov.4  Sao Paulo  Executive jet crashes into homes Nov.5  Chiapas  Mudslide adds to flood woe Nov.8   Dubai Bridge collapses in Dubai marina Nov.10  Argentina  Argentines in pulp mill protest Nov.11   Russia Russian oil tanker breaks in two Nov.11   Russia Five ships sink in storms; 23 missing
Map of Kerch Strait Russia
  At least 2 sailors died and 23 were missing when 5 ships sank in storms in the Black Sea and the Azov Sea
 The strong winds and high surf caused the Volgoneft-139 to split, spilling up 560,000 (1,000 tons) gallons of fuel oil. The weather was hampering efforts to control the spill in the Kerch Strait that separates the Black Sea from the Sea of Azov
Nov.12  Russia  Death toll rises in oil disaster Nov.14   Chile Thousands homeless after quake Map of Tocopilla Chile
  Thousands may have to sleep in the streets after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake rattled the north part of the country, killing at least 2 people
 There are 1,200 houses, at least, that were totally flattened
Nov.14  Bangladesh  Bangladesh braces for cyclone Nov.15   Bangladesh   Cyclone hits: More than 200 dead   Cyclone Sidr packing 150 mph winds slammed southeast coast, forcing hundreds of thousands from their homes Nov.16  Chile  30 tons of extra aid sent to quake area Nov.16  Bangladesh  Cyclone rescue effort under way Nov.17   UN U.N. delivers chilling conclusion on climate   Climate change is 'severe and so sweeping that only urgent, global action' can head it off, a scientific panel said in a report on global wa... Nov.17  Bangladesh  Cyclone death toll hits 1,700 Nov.18   Donbass 63 killed after coal mine blast Map of Donetsk Ukraine
  A methane blast has ripped through a mine in eastern Ukraine, killing more than 30 miners and leaving about 50 others missing.    The explosion occurred at the Zasyadka mine in the Donetsk region at a dept...
Nov.18   Bangladesh Cyclone death toll hits 2,000 Nov.18   Bangladesh Cyclone death toll surpasses 3,000
  The number of dead killed from Cyclone Sidr is expected to rise as the country continues to assess the damage
 Rescue and relief teams have reached much of remote Bangladesh devastated by a powerful cyclone. An estimated 1 million families are thought to have been affected
Nov.20   UN HIV estimates reduced to 33m  The UN has reduced its estimates of how many people are infected with HIV in 2007 from nearly 40m to 33m Nov.20  Bangladesh  Villagers dispute cyclone death toll Nov.20   Saudi Arabia Pipeline death toll at 40
Nov.23   Antarctica Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
  More than 150 passengers and crew aboard Norwegian cruise ship MS Nord Norge have been rescued to safety
Nov.25  Northeastern Brazil  Soccer fans fall to their deaths Nov.27  Jakarta  Climate change blamed for flooding Nov.29   Turkey Jetliner with 56 people on board crashed
Map of Isparta Turkey
  All have died. The Atlasjet Airlines' MacDonnell Douglas 83 crashed in southern Turkey as the pilot was preparing to land in Isparta.    A renowned nuclear physics professor and a 6-week-old baby were among killed. The plane was on a do...




World, November 2007 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2007 Nov.4  New York  World's biggest bank's boss quits Nov.6   Southern India Girl separated from twin
Nov.8   Brazil Oil discovery rocks Brazil Nov.13   Paris Transport workers on strike Nov.13  China  Yahoo settles dissidents suit Nov.14   France Strike brings travel chaos
  Transport and energy workers broadened a strike in protest against Sarkozy's pension reform.    Rail services were disrupted and energy production re...
Nov.19   France France braced for huge new strike
Nov.20  London  Bank data of 25 millions missing Nov.20  Paris  Sarkozy defiant against strikers Nov.21   Singapore   Oil nudges $99 a barrel
  The declining dollar and speculation that the U.S. Federal Reserve will again cut interest rates also boosted prices.    Crude prices rose above a record $99 as worries about inadequate winter supplies in the Northern Hem...
Nov.21   France Transport 'sabotage' hits France   Striking railway workers have carried out 'a coordinated campaign of sabotage' on the tracks of high-speed TGV rail network, setting fire to... Nov.21   Paris Talks fail to end strike
Nov.22  Hamburg  Airbus fears 'weak-dollar death'



World, November 2007 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2007 Nov.1  Switzerland  Hingis tests positive for cocaine Nov.11   Turin Police kill football fan
Nov.11   Rome Fans rampage after killing Map of Lazio Italy
  Football fans have reacted violently inside and outside stadiums following the police shooting of Gabriele Sandri, 26, a Lazio supporter
Nov.15   San Francisco Bay Area Baseball star Barry Bonds charged Nov.18  Shanghai  Federer is just too hot for Ferrer Nov.21  London  Croatia crush England Euro dreams Nov.21  Pakistan  Imran Khan released Nov.25  Northeastern Brazil  Soccer fans fall to their deaths



World, November 2007 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2007 Nov.1   London Police guilty in 'bomber' case   The Metropolitan Police has been found guilty of endangering the public over the shooting of a man officers mistook for a suicide bomber Nov.1  Saudi Arabia  Prince: Saudis were tailing 9/11 hijackers Nov.5   Sicily Senior Mafia boss arrested
Nov.6   Northern Afghanistan   64 dead in suicide attack
  At least 6 members of the parliament were killed in the blast in the province of Baghlan in northern Afghanistan.    Later blast death toll reaches 75. Schoolchildren were also among the dead. President Ka...
Nov.7   Finland 8 dead in school shooting
Map of Tuusula Finland
  At least three 8 were killed in a school shooting in southern Finland, in Tuusula, 30 miles north of the capital, Helsinki
  Teen dead who opened fire on classmates
Nov.8  Venezuela  Hostage talks see spark of hope Nov.9   Iraq   Sunni chiefs killed in blast   A bomber detonated his explosives belt in the house of Sheikh Faez al-Obeidi. 5 tribal leaders have been killed in a suicide attack Nov.9  Pakistan  Bhutto house arrest order lifted Nov.9  Chad  Chad frees Spaniards in 'kidnap' plot Nov.11   Turin Police kill football fan Nov.11   Rome Fans rampage after killing Map of Lazio Italy
  Football fans have reacted violently inside and outside stadiums following the police shooting of Gabriele Sandri, 26, a Lazio supporter
Nov.12   Gaza Deadly clash at Arafat rally Nov.15   San Francisco Bay Area Baseball star Barry Bonds charged Nov.18   Iraq Bomber kills kids getting toys from troops Nov.18   Cambodia Former Khmer Rouge leader arrested  Khieu Samphan, the former head of state, was arrested by a U.N.-backed genocide tribunal after being taken from a hospital Nov.19  Baghdad  Photographer accused of insurgent ties Nov.21   France Transport 'sabotage' hits France   Striking railway workers have carried out 'a coordinated campaign of sabotage' on the tracks of high-speed TGV rail network, setting fire to... Nov.23   India Deadly blasts rock Indian cities Nov.23  Rawalpindi  Twin blasts kill 15 Nov.26   Paris Riots rock suburb for second night   Club-wielding police fought stone-throwing rioters for a second night, with at least 5 officers suffering injuries during the clashes Nov.27  Saudi Arabia  FM: Court to review sentence Nov.29   Sudan UK teacher jailed over teddy row
  Gillian Gibbons, 54, has been found guilty in of insulting religion after she allowed her primary school class to name a teddy bear Muhammad




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2007 Nov.2   Chad 'Kidnap' children may not get home
  Some of the youngsters at the center of an attempt to transport them to Europe may never be returned home because of confusion over their origins
Nov.2  Turkey  US declares PKK 'a common enemy' Nov.2  Mexico  President Calderon pledges disaster aid Nov.3   Pakistan   Musharraf imposes emergency rule
  President Pervez Musharraf has declared emergency rule and suspended the constitution. Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry has been replaced
 Troops have been deployed inside state-run TV stations. The independent channels have gone off air. Chief Justice Chaudhry, who condemned the moves, has been being confined to the Supreme Court with 10 other judges. The court was to decide whether Musharraf was eligible to run for election while remaining army chief. Benazir Bhutto was in Dubai on a personal visit when news of the declaration broke. She immediately boarded a flight back, landing in Karachi
Nov.4  Pakistan  Emergency may delay poll Nov.4   Karachi Police beat up lawyers
  Police have baton-charged a rally by lawyers protesting outside the High Court against the state of emergency
Nov.5  Washington  U.S. to Musharraf: Cut army ties Nov.5  Pakistan  Pakistan 'to keep elections date' Nov.5   Washington US warns Pakistan over emergency
Nov.5  Venezuela  Ex-general breaks with Chavez Nov.6  Washington  Sarkozy begins visit Nov.6  UN  UN chief and Pakistan envoy clash Nov.7   U.S. Congress Sarkozy applauded by US Congress Nov.7   Georgia Georgia under state of emergency Nov.7  Venezuela  Gunmen fire on protesters Nov.7  Washington  Bush urges Musharraf on election Nov.8   Pakistan Bhutto house surrounded by police Nov.8  Myanmar  U.N. claims progress in Myanmar Nov.8  Pakistan  Musharraf sets election deadline Nov.8  Venezuela  Hostage talks see spark of hope Nov.9   Pakistan   Ex-PM Bhutto under house arrest   Pakistani opposition leader has been placed under house arrest and her home surrounded by security forces Nov.9  Chad  Chad frees Spaniards in 'kidnap' plot Nov.9  Pakistan  State of emergency 'to be lifted' Nov.10  Malaysia  Tear gas used on rare demo Nov.10   Washington US and Germany vow Iran diplomacy Nov.10  Argentina  Argentines in pulp mill protest Nov.11  Pakistan  Musharraf: I am safeguarding Pakistan Nov.11  Pakistan  Turmoil raises concern for nukes Nov.12   Gaza Deadly clash at Arafat rally Nov.12  Lahore  Police tighten cordon on Bhutto Nov.13   U.S. Congress Hidden costs 'raise US war price' Nov.13  Pakistan  Bhutto to Musharraf: Step down Nov.13  China  Yahoo settles dissidents suit Nov.15  Pakistan  Musharraf set to unveil new team Nov.15  Lahore  Bhutto 'freed from house arrest' Nov.15  Washington  US urges more sanctions on Iran Nov.15  Volga Region  Cult awaits end of days in cave Nov.16  Pakistan  Bhutto rejects new interim cabinet Nov.16  Chile  30 tons of extra aid sent to quake area Nov.17   UN U.N. delivers chilling conclusion on climate   Climate change is 'severe and so sweeping that only urgent, global action' can head it off, a scientific panel said in a report on global wa... Nov.17  Pakistan  U.S. envoy meets with Pakistani leader Nov.17   Kosovo Ex-Kosovo fighter Thaci claims victory
  Former guerrilla leader Hashim Thaci has claimed victory in parliamentary election, though official results are yet to be confirmed.    Thaci has promised to deliver independen...
Nov.17   Pakistan US tells Musharraf to step back Nov.18   Cambodia Former Khmer Rouge leader arrested  Khieu Samphan, the former head of state, was arrested by a U.N.-backed genocide tribunal after being taken from a hospital Nov.19  Pakistan  Anti-Musharraf petitions rejected Nov.19   France France braced for huge new strike Nov.19  Baghdad  Photographer accused of insurgent ties Nov.20  Pakistan  Election date set Nov.20   Zimbabwe Ian Smith, Rhodesia's last PM, dies at 88 Nov.20  Paris  Sarkozy defiant against strikers Nov.20   Washington US confirms Mid-East peace talks Nov.20  Washington  McClellan: I misled media 'unknowingly' Nov.21  Moscow  Putin attacks 'jackal' opponents Nov.21  Paris  Sarkozy vows to punish saboteurs Nov.21  Pakistan  Imran Khan released Nov.21  Tehran  Tehran paper attacks Ahmadinejad Nov.21   Paris Talks fail to end strike Nov.22  Tehran  Iran: Middle East security at risk Nov.22  Pakistan  Court upholds Musharraf election Nov.22   Uganda Commonwealth suspends Pakistan Nov.22  Beirut  Impasse could bring chaos Nov.23   Beirut MPs fail to elect president Nov.23   Saudi Arabia Saudis to attend Mid-East summit Nov.23   Beirut Lahoud steps down; no successor
  Lebanese President has left the presidential palace after not naming a successor, and is calling on the army to preserve the nation's security.    A honor guard troops lined the walk in front of the palace for a farewell ceremony as Emil Lahoud departed. Pr...
Nov.23  Australia  Australians vote to choose leader Nov.24   Australia Rudd: I will be prime minister for all
  Opposition leader Kevin Rudd greeted jubilant supporters, as he promised changes in environmental, education and workplace policies
 Conservative Prime Minister Howard officially conceded that the Labor Party had gained a majority of seats in parliament . Rudd, 50, is the head of center-left Labor Party.
Nov.24  Moscow  Kasparov held at anti-Kremlin rally Nov.25   Syria Syria to attend Mideast summit  The Bush administration was able to declare a clean sweep when Syria said it would attend this week's high-stakes peace conference Nov.25   Lahore Nawaz Sharif arrives in Pakistan   Former prime minister and opposition figure Nawaz Sharif arrived in Lahore, where he plans to directly participate in upcoming elections Nov.26  Pakistan  Musharraf to quit army 'this week' Nov.26   Washington Cautious hope for Mid-East talks Nov.27   Washington New Mid-East peace drive launched Map of Annapolis Maryland USA
  President W Bush has said the Israelis and Palestinians have agreed to make every effort to reach a peace agreement before the end of 2008
 Bush said a joint statement had been agreed by the Israeli and Palestinian leaders at a peace conference
Nov.27  North Korea  Two Koreas begin security talks Nov.27   Rawalpindi   Musharraf steps down as army chief Map of Rawalpindi Pakistan
  In a highly emotional speech, Pakistani President stepped down from his position as army chief, announcing his retirement
 Pervez Musharraf has handed over the command to Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kiani in a ceremony at the army headquarters. Musharraf said he was proud to have been the commander of this 'great force'
Nov.27  Saudi Arabia  FM: Court to review sentence Nov.28   Washington Bush launches new Mid-East talks Nov.28  Syria  Iraqi refugees head home from Syria Nov.28  Venezuela  Chavez cuts all ties with Colombia Nov.28   Pakistan   Musharraf sworn in for second term   President Musharraf was given the oath of office by newly-installed chief justice at a ceremony in the presidential palace Nov.28   Venezuela Students, police clash Nov.29   Pakistan Musharraf vows to end emergency Nov.29   Sudan UK teacher jailed over teddy row
  Gillian Gibbons, 54, has been found guilty in of insulting religion after she allowed her primary school class to name a teddy bear Muhammad
Nov.29  Washington  US hails Pakistan leader's pledge Nov.30   Sudan Protesters: Execute teacher
Nov.30  Iran  EU and Iran in key nuclear talks Nov.30  Venezuela  Chavez urges reform