BREAKING NEWS

2011-02-16

World

Violent clashes in Yemen

Tensions continue to mount in Yemen as anti-government protests entered their six consecutive day on Wednesday. The demonstrations calling for

World

Libya today

The Libyan Head of State is neither a king, a president nor a prime minister. Colonel Gaddafi is always referred to in official documents as the

World

Bahrain: causes of unrest

In Bahrain, the majority of the people are Shia Muslims but the country’s rulers are Sunni Muslims, who are frequently accused of attempting to

Business

More Britons out of work

The number of Britons claiming unemployment benefit unexpectedly rose in January for the first time in four months. The pound fell in value against

Culture

Berlinale: Cinema for Peace

The Cinema for Peace charity gala is one of the highlights of the Berlin Film Festival, attracting film-makers, artists, politicians and celebrities