BREAKING NEWS

2013-01-09

World

Supreme court backs Chavez

In Venezuela the ruling by the vice president and the government that cancer-stricken President Hugo Chavez’s inauguration could be postponed has

Sport

Fifa clamp down on racism

Fifa’s decision to ban Hungary fans from their country’s all-important World Cup qualifying game against Romania in March has been met with mixed

Culture

Bowie is back

In a surprise move, after a decade of silence and speculation, David Bowie has released a single – Where Are We Now? – and says that an album will

Culture

Gangster Squad rides again

Gangster Squad, directed by Ruben Fleischer and starring Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, and Ryan Gosling, is an all-action shoot-fest awash with casual

Sci-tech

Newest gadgets displayed

More than 2,000 exhibitors went to Hong Kong this year for the annual Toys and Games Fair and, of course, as well as revealing traditional toys, many

World

Syria: Iranian prisoners freed

Forty-eight Iranian hostages have been set free by Syrian rebels. They were released in exchange for 2,130 civilian prisoners held by the Syrian