Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac by Encyclopaedia Britannica

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The Encyclopaedia Britannica 2010 Almanac, is the entire resource for speedy proof. released in organization with Time journal, the Encyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2010 comprises extra insurance of key topics corresponding to the humanities, company, humans, technological know-how, and the realm than different major almanacs. examine the continued humanitarian predicament in Darfur, the increase of world nutrition costs and the accompanying political and monetary results, the starting to be army operation in Afghanistan, the lives of influential political leaders, athletes, authors, heroes and lots more and plenty extra !

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The Secunderabad–Kakinada Gautami Express train is engulfed in flames; at least 30 passengers expire. 2 Aug Bihar state, India. A truck loaded with grain sacks and people goes off a bridge into a nearly dry culvert below; at least 40 people die. 3 Aug Himachel Pradesh state, India. Near the Naina Devi temple, fears of a landslide lead to a stampede in which more than 150 pilgrims, most of them women and children, lose their lives. 8 Aug Near Sherman TX. An illegally operated chartered bus carrying Vietnamese Roman Catholics to 32 YEAR IN REVIEW—DISASTERS a religious gathering in Carthage MO crashes over a guardrail, killing 17 passengers.

Elizabeth Warren As chair of the US congressional committee overseeing the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), she is a leader in reforming markets. Xi Jinping As vice president, the fix-it specialist is likely to become China’s new president in 2012. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono Indonesia’s president faces poverty, terror—and a reelection campaign. BUILDERS AND TITANS Sheila Bair The reform-leading FDIC boss, a firm Republican, gained even more power under a new Democratic president, Barack Obama.

Boris Johnson London’s mayor is an eloquent, witty Conservative who is impossible to pigeonhole. Paul Kagame Rwanda’s smart, reforming president is the new face of emerging African leadership. Ashfaq Kayani Pakistan’s army boss kept his word, strongly supporting US antiterrorism efforts. Edward Kennedy The US Senate’s veteran liberal icon is a warrior for the less fortunate, filled with energy and passion—even as he fights brain cancer. Christine Lagarde France’s astute finance minister has pursued intelligent economic reforms with zeal.

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