BREAKING NEWS

2009-01-10

World

Gaza fighting enters third week

Three weeks into Israel’s assault on Gaza, and there is no let-up in sight. Pictures from Hamas television showed plumes of smoke from tank and

World

Gas cuts leave Europe freezing

With Europe shivering in the middle of winter, gas cuts mean widespread misery. Serbia has been lucky, striking a deal with neighbours Hungary and

World

Hamas rockets rain on Ashkelon

Hamas militants have fired more than forty rockets on cities across southern Israel.   After what has been widely described as a relatively quiet

World

Hope for Gaza after dark days

The UN has resumed its aid operations in the Gaza Strip, as a Hamas delegation is headed for Egypt to discuss a way to end the Israeli bombardment