BREAKING NEWS

2012-01-18

World

Cruise crew unprepared

The chaotic organisation of passengers on the Concordia, with deadly consequences for some, raises serious questions about emergency procedures and

World

Suu Kyi to return to politics

Myanmar’s pro-democracy leader has been registered as a candidate in the country’s partial parliamentary elections on April 1. The vote will be

World

Protestors told to quit St. Paul's

‘Occupy London’ protestors are facing eviction from a camp outside the capital’s St Paul’s Cathedral. A court has ruled in favour of city authorities

Business

Yahoo's Yang resigns

Yahoo’s co-founder Jerry Yang has quit the struggling internet firm he started in 1995.   Yang’s been criticised by shareholders for impeding

World

Diplomats in the danger zone

Following the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq can France play a greater role as Iraq struggles to emerge from invasion, occupation and civil