BREAKING NEWS

2008-07-28

Culture

The pharaohs' women

Overshadowed for millenia by their famous pharaonic husbands, the queens of Egypt have now been given a share of the limelight with a new exhibition

World

Banana wars' end could be near

The 16-year “banana wars” could be nearing an end. Brazil’s Foreign Minister Celso Amorim has announced that an historic deal has been reached on

World

Double bomb blast rocks Turkey

Two fatal explosions have killed at least 15 people, and injured around 150 others, in Istanbul. Local reports indicate the double bombing occurred