Establishing a relationship of “trust” with the LIA allowed the bank to make $350m from a series of trades worth $1bn that ultimately proved worthless
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Saturday 27 July 2013
The jailbreak happened as protesters stormed political party offices in Libya's main cities
Tuesday 02 July 2013
That’s a mouthful, what do his friends call him?
Saudi prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal denies reneging on payment to woman who brokered sale of luxury jet to Colonel Gaddafi
Monday 01 July 2013
Billionaire tells court: 'This plane was a drop in the sea of what I do every day'
Wednesday 26 June 2013
Insight emerges in High Court case aginst senior member of Saudi royal family
Tuesday 25 June 2013
Qatar stands out in the region because of its role in bankrolling the Arab Spring, but how will the tiny emirate fare come the Arab Autumn?
Sunday 16 June 2013
It maybe what he privately thinks - but almost certainly not what intended to publically state.
Saturday 15 June 2013
The Prime Minister will use this week’s G8 summit to convince world leaders to step up action
Thursday 13 June 2013
Silvio Berlusconi asked Italy’s secret services to bump off Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, so the then premier could end his increasingly embarrassing ties with the Libyan dictator, it was claimed today.
Tuesday 11 June 2013
Man ‘revolted’ by wife’s surgery death
Monday 10 June 2013
Security chaos and deaths in Benghazi
Gaddafi, Tapie and Bettencourt: Nicholas Sarkozy's scandals are catching up as he talks about return to political stage
Wednesday 05 June 2013
Fresh allegations emerge over former French President's link to the Libyan dictator amid further controversies
Monday 27 May 2013
Soul legend’s songs such as ‘Hello’ have taken the Arab world by storm
Monday 06 May 2013
Plane crashes at Madrid airshow
Sunday 05 May 2013
Libya’s parliament has passed a law banning anyone who held a senior position during Muammar Gaddafi’s 42-year rule from working for the new administration, a move that could force the Prime Minister to step down.
Thursday 02 May 2013
Saif al-Islam, General Gaddafi's son and likely successor until the family was toppled from power during Libya's Arab Spring, appeared in court accused of harming state security and trying to escape custody.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 Toddler throws a tantrum at the White House – in front of Barack Obama
- 2 Irish people are travelling home from all over the world so they can vote to legalise gay marriage
- 3 Picture of couple posing with beached dolphin 'that later died' causes outrage
- 4 16-year-old girl beaten and burned alive by lynch mob in Rio Bravo, Guatemala
- 5 Witch doctor arrested after forcing newborn baby to walk in Indian village