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Montenegro capital's first Gay Pride march erupts in violence

Twenty police officers were injured on Sunday in clashes with hundreds of stone-throwing protesters opposed to the first Gay Pride march held in Montenegro's capital, a hospital said.

An artist's impression of the Philae lander on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, as Rosetta studies it from close orbit

Comet probe on cusp of history

A spacecraft is on course to make history by landing the first probe on a comet, but first it must end its two-year hibernation. Rosetta, operated by the European Space Agency, has been dormant since Jul 2011 and its alarm clock is set for 10am GMT on Jan 20.