An Albanian political candidate was shot and a supporter of a rival party killed in an exchange of gunfire near a polling station, police said yesterday, as the country held elections already marred by a dispute that could leave the outcome up in the air.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2013
A 30-YARD screamer right at the death ensured that Ireland versus Australia ended, appropriately enough, with a rugby scoreline but there was nothing grand about the slamming defeat which the Irish footballers endured on their first ever outing at Thomond Park.
Thu, 13 Aug, 2009
The Turk who hijacked a Turkish Airlines plane to Italy feared for his safety because he converted to Christianity and wanted to deliver a message for Pope Benedict XVI but had no physical letter, Italy’s interior minister told politicians in Rome today.
Wed, 04 Oct, 2006