BREAKING NEWS

2011-04-02

World

Tensions rise on Italian island

North African refugees on the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa are becoming frustrated at delays in transferring them to the mainland. A caravan

World

Ivory Coast death toll rises

Heavy fighting is continuing in Ivory Coast’s commercial capital, Abidjan, as rival forces battle for control after last November’s election

World

Spanish PM to step down

The socialist Spanish Prime Minister, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, says he will not seek a third term in the country’s general election next year