BREAKING NEWS

2009-03-05

World

Bashir hits back at Hague court

Sudan’s leader is striking back at the International Criminal Court. President Omar al-Bashir has condemned the tribunal’s call for his arrest as a

World

NGOs slam expulsion from Darfur

Aid agencies are running the world’s largest humanitarian operation in Darfur. International experts say at least 200,000 people have died there

Business

Thursday 5th March

European shares finished the day down 4.5 on word that euro zone GDP fell by a record 1.5 percent in the final quarter of last year and as the

World

Chavez takes over rice plant

The Venezuelan President has ordered the take over of a rice-processing plant owned by the American food giant Cargill. Hugo Chavez has accused the