Thursday, August 28, 2008

Ancient Rome

Rome eram non constructum in a dies. Notitia in is iunctum ero hic nunc. .

BBC World News

  • UN calls for immediate Gaza truce
  • The UN Security Council calls for an "immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire" in Gaza after the quietest night in weeks.
  • Ferry students 'floated from cabins'
  • Students who survived South Korea's ferry disaster describe how they floated out of flooded cabins, as the trial of the crew continues.
  • California hit by raging wildfires
  • Two fast-moving fires in California destroy 10 homes and force the evacuation of hundreds more, as a man dies in a lightning strike in Los Angeles.
  • MH17 military mission 'unrealistic'
  • Sending an international military mission to secure the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine would be "unrealistic", Dutch PM Mark Rutte says.
  • Aruba frees top Venezuela official
  • The Caribbean island of Aruba releases a top Venezuelan official, Gen Hugo Carvajal, detained over US accusations of drug-trafficking activities.
  • Nibali seals Tour de France win
  • Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wraps up his first victory in the three-week race as Marcel Kittel wins the final stage in Paris.