Pope arrives in Croatia

The Pope has begun a two-day visit to Croatia, a country his predecessor visited no less than three times, and invited it on the eve of its becoming


Apaches deployed in Libya

British Apache helicopters have been used against Colonel Gadaffi’s forces in Libya for the first time. A naval source told the BBC that they


Hopes for new E.Coli treatment

Doctors in Germany are hoping a new anti-body therapy will be effective in treating the deadly E.Coli bug that has so far killed 19 people. 199


Both sides defiant in Yemen

Yemen’s beleaguered President Ali Abdullah Saleh went on state radio late on Friday to urge his forces to continue fighting, hours after being


Mladic in the dock

Former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic made his first appearance in front of the UN War Crimes Tribunal at the Hague on Friday. At 69 he


Friday of work in Egypt

Friday is traditionally a day of prayer in Egypt, but since the January revolution, it has also been a day of protest. Now a group of IT workers