Archivi giornalieri: febbraio 10, 2009

Toyota Hilux Conquers the South Pole

The pick-up has completed a journey across Antarctica to the South Pole, further proving the go-anywhere qualities that helped it become the first car to be driven to the Magnetic North Pole in the 2007 Top Gear Polar Challenge.


Massive devastation in Australian bushfires

An emotional Kevin Rudd, Australia’s prime minister, has described the deaths of scores of people in wildfires as “mass murder”.

The fires spread through rapidly through communities in southern Australia, as desperate residents tried to flee the flames.

Al Jazeera’s Tarek Bazley reports.


Palestinians sceptical of Israel vote’s impact

Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza are directly affected by the outcome of the elections. But there seems to be little interest in the debate or outcome.

That’s because many Palestinians believe the vote will not change their life under Israeli occupation.

From Ramallah, Nour Odeh reports.