Casualties reported as Malian troops and Tuareg fighters clash with rebels following assault on northern Timbuktu city. Malian soldiers backed by French fighter jets are battling fighters in Timbuktu they
Two men in Shanghai have died and a woman is gravely ill from a new strain of bird flu, H7N9, that was not previously known to infect humans. One of men, aged 87, died on March 4, and the other, aged died
Britain is considering pulling out, Cyprus probably wishes it never got in and Greece might be expelled. But there's one country that can't wait to join the European Union and start using the euro: Croatia.