BREAKING NEWS

2012-02-17

World

Syrian troops shell Homs

Syrian activists said government troops shelled the central city of Homs on Friday. The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said

World

Greece: broken promises

This year’s Greek Ash Thursday free barbecue in Athens had longer line-ups than usual. The meat-fest came ahead of the fasting before traditional

Business

Déjà vu all over again...

Markets basically spent the past week waiting for some action on Greece. Eventually, nothing was forthcoming. Well, we’ve seen that before. There

Europe

Ukraine's bid to join the EU

With EYP – the European Youth Parliament Anna, from Ukraine, asks: “When is Ukraine going to be part of the European Union?” Peter Stano,

Sport

Europa league round of 32

Manchester United began their Europa league campaign on a winning note beating Ajax 2 nil. Second-half goals by Ashley Young and Javier Hernandez