BREAKING NEWS

2010-05-23

News

Uncle Boonmee wins Cannes Palme d'Or

The coveted Palme d’Or for best film at the Cannes Festival has gone to a Thai movie by the director Apitchatpong Weerasethakul. He said that during

The coveted Palme d’Or for best film at the Cannes Festival has gone to a Thai movie by the director Apitchatpong Weerasethakul. He said that during

News

Atlantis leaves ISS en route to retirement

The Shuttle Atlantis has left the International Space Station for the last time. It is the final mission for Atlantis, with sister ships Discovery

The Shuttle Atlantis has left the International Space Station for the last time. It is the final mission for Atlantis, with sister ships Discovery

News

Black boxes analysed after India crash

Experts have begun analysing the voice and flight data recorders from the scene of an Air India plane crash. A total of 158 people died when a

Experts have begun analysing the voice and flight data recorders from the scene of an Air India plane crash. A total of 158 people died when a

News

Anger erupts in Lebanese local elections

Tempers flared in a south Lebanon polling station as voters for rival parties clashed in the latest round of nationwide local elections. Thousands

Tempers flared in a south Lebanon polling station as voters for rival parties clashed in the latest round of nationwide local elections. Thousands

News

Hopes for peaceful ballot in Ethiopia

Ethiopians are going to the polls in a ballot seen as a test of democracy. Incumbent Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is expected to be returned to

Ethiopians are going to the polls in a ballot seen as a test of democracy. Incumbent Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is expected to be returned to

News

Cannes Film Festival 2010 awards

Palme d’or: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives by Apichatpong Weerasethakul Grand Prix: Of Gods And Men by Xavier Beauvois Best actor: 2

Palme d’or: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives by Apichatpong Weerasethakul Grand Prix: Of Gods And Men by Xavier Beauvois Best actor: 2

News

UN children's camp in Gaza vandalised

We will not be intimidated. That is the message from the UN today after dozens of masked men vandalised a summer camp being set up for children and

We will not be intimidated. That is the message from the UN today after dozens of masked men vandalised a summer camp being set up for children and

News

Duchess of York caught in tabloid sting

Britain’s Duchess of York has been caught allegedly selling access to her ex-husband Prince Andrew for more than half a million euros. In a film

Britain’s Duchess of York has been caught allegedly selling access to her ex-husband Prince Andrew for more than half a million euros. In a film

News

Safety debate after Indian air crash

Fresh concerns over safety have been raised following Saturday’s deadly Air India Express plane crash. A total of 159 people were killed when a

Fresh concerns over safety have been raised following Saturday’s deadly Air India Express plane crash. A total of 159 people were killed when a

News

Poland counts cost of severe flooding

The scale of the devastating floods that have hit Poland is becoming more apparent, as images come in from the southwestern Wroclaw

The scale of the devastating floods that have hit Poland is becoming more apparent, as images come in from the southwestern Wroclaw

News

Dawn parade at San Siro for victorious Inter

It has been 45-years since they have been able to get their hands on European football’s most highly sought after prize, so Inter Milan did not want

It has been 45-years since they have been able to get their hands on European football’s most highly sought after prize, so Inter Milan did not want

Nocomment

Anti-gay demo in Bucharest

Right-wing anti-gay rights activists staged a demonstration in Bucharest just hours before a gay parade is expected to start in the Romanian capital.

Right-wing anti-gay rights activists staged a demonstration in Bucharest just hours before a gay parade is expected to start in the Romanian capital.

Nocomment

Inter fans party

They had waited 45 years for this. As their team lifted the Champions League trophy, it was like a return to the glory days of the 1960s for fans of

They had waited 45 years for this. As their team lifted the Champions League trophy, it was like a return to the glory days of the 1960s for fans of

Nocomment

Poland hit by sweeping floods

Heavy floods continued to pound Poland on Saturday (May 22), bursting through river banks and forcing many people from their homes.

Heavy floods continued to pound Poland on Saturday (May 22), bursting through river banks and forcing many people from their homes.

News

Romanian pride tries to break gay taboos

Bucharest has held its sixth gay pride attracting about 350 people who came to party and to protest against homophobia. Romania decriminalised

Bucharest has held its sixth gay pride attracting about 350 people who came to party and to protest against homophobia. Romania decriminalised

News

Fans party into night to celebrate Inter victory

They had waited 45 years for this. As their team lifted the Champions League trophy, it was like a return to the glory days of the 1960s for fans of

They had waited 45 years for this. As their team lifted the Champions League trophy, it was like a return to the glory days of the 1960s for fans of

News

Goal hero Milito says success down to Mourinho

He has been known as the Prince in Italy, now he is the king. In two magical moments Diego Milito created and took the chances that propelled Inter

He has been known as the Prince in Italy, now he is the king. In two magical moments Diego Milito created and took the chances that propelled Inter

News

Minister feels "morally responsible" for crash

A four-year-old girl pulled alive from the wreckage of a passenger jet that crashed in southern India is reported to have died in hospital. It

A four-year-old girl pulled alive from the wreckage of a passenger jet that crashed in southern India is reported to have died in hospital. It