BREAKING NEWS

2009-08-20

World

Lockerbie bomber heads home

The only man ever convicted for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing has been granted compassionate release from his prison in Scotland. The man judged in the

World

Afghanistan polls close

Voting has finished in Afghanistan’s presidential elections. Millions have turned out across the country to cast their ballots, in defiance of the

World

Afghans brave Taliban to vote

Officials in Afghanistan say voting has been going smoothly. This was in spite of reports of a fire fight in the capital Kabul between police and

World

Afghans brave Taliban to vote

Officials in Afghanistan say voting has been going smoothly. This was in spite of reports of a fire fight in the capital Kabul between police and

World

Arctic Sea 'hijackers' jailed

The suspected hijackers of the Arctic Sea cargo ship have been flown to Russia. Most of the all-Russian crew were repatriated by military plane as