Toyota announces fresh recall

World's top Japanese car maker says latest move includes flagship Prius model.

    Toyota, the world's top car maker, has announced a new worldwide recall of more than 400,000 of its hybrid vehicles.

    Most are the latest model of the Prius, Toyota's flagship "green" car.

    The recall follows hundreds of complaints from drivers in Japan and the US about braking problems with the vehicles.

    It is the latest in a series of recalls involving more than 8 million cars.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Tokyo. (09 Feb, 2010)

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    Why some African Americans are moving to Africa

    Escaping systemic racism: Why I quit New York for Accra

    African-Americans are returning to the lands of their ancestors as life becomes precarious and dangerous in the USA.

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

    North Korea's nuclear weapons: Here is what we know

    North Korea's nuclear weapons