BREAKING NEWS

2011-08-08

World

Shares plunge in US and Europe

Tough times on Wall Street where shares slumped on the first day of trading after Standard and Poor’s downgraded the United State’s credit rating

World

What is Turkey's role in Syria?

Turkey says it cannot stay indifferent to what is happening in neighbouring Syria. Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said “whatever happens in

Sport

Radwanska wins San Diego Open

Agnieszka Radwanska won the biggest hard court title of her career, beating world number three Vera Zvonareva at the San Diego Open. The Pole won

World

Syrian tanks storm eastern city

Syrian forces appear to be continuing their assault on several cities, leaving a trail of dead and injured in their wake. One amateur video claims