BREAKING NEWS

2009-01-05

Business

Markets bounce back in 2009

The new year rally has continued for stocks worldwide. On Monday, European shares briefly touching their highest level since mid-November, with

World

Israel's objectives in Gaza

On September 12, 2005, the last Israeli soldiers withdrew from the Gaza Strip, after 38 years of occupation. The pullout was a unilateral decision by

World

House to house fighting in Gaza

Israeli tanks, planes and ground forces have stepped up attacks on Gaza during the day as they seek to wipe out the threat of Hamas rockets. Troops

Culture

'Marley & me' takes the biscuit

Dog comedy “Marley & Me” remains at the top of the US box office, beginning the new year as it ended the last one, as the weekend’s biggest-grossing

World

Hamas ready for Gaza talks

It seems that Hamas may be ready for talks to stop the fighting in Gaza. A spokesman said a delegation will go to Cairo today for the first official