BREAKING NEWS

2011-05-31

World

Amnesty announced in Syria

State-run Syrian Television says President Bashar al-Assad has issued a general amnesty that includes all political prisoners. The TV says the

World

Mladic flown to The Hague

A heavily armed convoy took Ratko Mladic from the prison where he had been held since his arrest last week to the airport in Belgrade.   A plane

Business

Total goes low cost

Oil giant Total is planning to convert many of its French service stations to discount outlets charging the same sort of prices found at those

Business

Euro zone May inflation slows

Inflation in the euro zone did not increase as much as expected in May. The first estimate of consumer prices by European Union’s statistics office