BREAKING NEWS

2006-04-29

World

Senate set-back for Prodi

Italian Prime Minister-in-waiting, Romano Prodi has failed to get his candidate elected into the key post of Senate speaker. After a day of political

World

Italy's Berlusconi to resign

Silvio Berlusconi’s office has confirmed that he plans to resign on Tuesday. Over the past two weeks, the Italian prime minister has continued to

World

Dutch people mark Queen's Day

The wet weather was not what the people had hoped for – but that did not spoil the party. The Netherlands has been celebrating Queen’s Day, marked by

World

Violent clashes in East Timor

The army has been sent onto the street of Dili, the capital of East Timor, in a bid to prevent violent protests being repeated. At least two people