BREAKING NEWS

2013-02-14

World

Stricken liner close to safety

The ordeal is almost over for more than 4,200 people who have been trapped on a crippled cruise liner since Sunday. A fire on the Carnival Triumph

World

Italy's scare over health care

Living with a serious physical handicap in one of the world’s most industrialised nations – Italy – is hard enough for people with disabilities and

World

Cyprus to change president

Cypriots are poised to vote for a new president this Sunday. The incumbent Demetris Christofias is not running. He will leave office with Cyprus on

Business

Eurozone recession worsens

The eurozone slipped deeper than expected into recession in the final three months of last year. GDP declined 0.6 percent – the most since early

Business

Beanz meanz Buffett

In a surprise purchase ketchup and baby food maker Heinz is being bought by billionaire Warren Buffett’s investment group, together with private

World

Fly the merging skies

The consolidation in the skies continues with the merger of American Airlines and US Airways Group. That will create the world’s biggest airline in