BREAKING NEWS

2008-04-30

Business

Fed cuts rates by 0.25%

The US Federal Reserve has, as expected, cut interest rates by a modest quarter percentage point. The decision by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and his

The US Federal Reserve has, as expected, cut interest rates by a modest quarter percentage point. The decision by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and his

Business

Siemens' sales up as profits fall

The problems continue for German engineering group Siemens. A day after an internal report revealed that corruption at the company was much more wide

The problems continue for German engineering group Siemens. A day after an internal report revealed that corruption at the company was much more wide

Business

Euro zone inflation slows

Inflation in the 15 countries that use the euro slowed more than expected in April, according to the first estimate from the European Union

Inflation in the 15 countries that use the euro slowed more than expected in April, according to the first estimate from the European Union

Europe

Slovenia's contributes in Euro-Med debate

Slovenia is working on European Mediterranean policy, as the host of preparatory discussions – a meeting of the European People’s Party

Slovenia is working on European Mediterranean policy, as the host of preparatory discussions – a meeting of the European People’s Party

Europe

Sarkozy on EU-Med future in Tunis

French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been promoting his Union for the Mediterranean project while on a three-day visit to Tunisia. In the capital, he

French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been promoting his Union for the Mediterranean project while on a three-day visit to Tunisia. In the capital, he

Science_technology

UK: Scientists take dragonflies under their wing

British conservationists have begun a nationwide survey to help save endangered dragonflies in the UK. The British Dragonfly Scoiety says more than a

British conservationists have begun a nationwide survey to help save endangered dragonflies in the UK. The British Dragonfly Scoiety says more than a

Culture

Fleming exhibition lifts the lid on Bond secrets

London’s Imperial War Museum has opened an exhibition dedicated to the life and works of Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond. “For Your Eyes Only”

London’s Imperial War Museum has opened an exhibition dedicated to the life and works of Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond. “For Your Eyes Only”