BREAKING NEWS

2012-02-25

World

Mandela on the mend

South Africans are breathing a collective sigh of relief at the news their former president and national icon, Nelson Mandela, should leave hospital

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Spanish Duke's day in court

The King of Spain’s son-in-law has appeared in court for the first time to answer fraud and embezzlement charges in a case that is proving a rallying

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Berlusconi dodges legal bullet

Italian judges have thrown out a bribery case against Silvio Berlusconi under the statute of limitations – although they did not declare him innocent

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With friends like these...

Those under fire in Syria are growing increasingly frustrated with the apparent inability of the international community to stop the bloodshed. The

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NYPD surveillance to continue

The Mayor of New York has vigorously defended the NYPD’s controversial secret surveillance of the Muslim community. During his weekly radio