Report hails cities in Australia and Canada, while those engulfed by conflict are deemed least liveable
US and UK warships said to be on their way to Syria following alleged chemical attacks by Assad regime
Will Damascus prove to be a 'Srebrenica moment' when anti-interventionists realise it's time to act?
Attack on Damascus could represent most significant use of chemical weapons since Saddam attacks Iraqi Kurds
Turkish request to Nato comes as fears grow of Assad using chemical weapons
Meanwhile, David Cameron says he would give Assad free passage out of Syria if it would end the bloodshed
Neighbours thought to be sliding towards war after Turkey intercepts plane carrying 'illegal cargo’
Twin bombing comes just days after Free Syrian Army moved command centre from Turkey to Syria
'Rats are fleeing the ship' says Syria analyst as regime loses its highest profile member yet
Rebels stockpile arms and medicines as Syrian forces start bombarding country's second city
'We do not always choose which wars to fight,' says man who led British troops in Afghanistan
Ambassador to France says Syrian leader has 'accepted' he must leave, but regime calls report 'baseless'
Border with Iraq and key Turkish frontier posts now in rebel hands, but China and Russia block progress at UN
Key advisers killed in audacious Damascus blast, but how will Russia react?
The Syrian capital is in turmoil as bomb kills senior regime members and rebel forces mount all-out assault
Syrian president uses German TV interview to rule out any possibility of standing down
Foreign Secretary warns of descent into sectarian violence with village turning against village
Killing of 49 children by Assad regime has galvanised attempts to persuade China and Russia to fall into line on Syria