Monday, October 03, 2005

Latest news headlines

from kash's newsroom, here is the news that is making headlines at this hour:

Police distributed photographs of the severed heads of the suspected Bali suicide bombers across Indonesia yesterday as they continued their search for three accomplices believed to be at large after the weekend’s deadly attacks...
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has for the first time since last month's election hinted he might abandon his claim to lead the next government. Speaking on German television, he said he would not stand in the way of a stable government being formed...

Iran threatened on Monday to use its "full might" to endanger U.S. interests if Washington upped the pressure on Tehran over its disputed nuclear program...Ali Larijani, secretary-general of Supreme National Security Council, said the United States, Iran's arch-foe, should end its aggressive policies against Tehran or face the consequences."If pressured by America, Iran will use its full might to endanger America's interests," chief nuclear negotiator Larijani was quoted as saying by the Siyasat-e Rouz daily. Larijani did not elaborate...

The European Union and Turkey have finally agreed on a negotiating framework that will allow formal talks on Turkish membership of the EU to begin. Within Turkey and outside it, there are questions about the predominantly Muslim country’s readiness for Europe...