BREAKING NEWS

2010-08-12

Business

Strong yen worries Tokyo

As the value of the Japanese yen hit a 15-year high against the US dollar, the country’s policymakers stepped up their rhetoric over the steep rise

World

Russia remembers Kursk disaster

Ceremonies have been held across Russia to mark the 10th anniversary of one of the worst naval disasters in the country’s history. In Murmansk, a

World

More rain predicted in China

Four days after mudslides swamped the region, they are still finding survivors in the Gansu province of north-western China. The chance of finding