BREAKING NEWS

2008-10-13

World

Krugman wins 2008 Nobel Prize

American economist and strong critic of the Bush administration, Paul Krugman, is this years winner of the Nobel prize for economics. Krugman has

Culture

Degas on show in Madrid

A collection of works by Edgar Degas has been gathered from all over the world for a show at the Mapfre Foundation in Madrid. The main feature is

World

German u-turn on bank bailout

Germany has bitten the bullet and accepted that it must extend a helping hand to its struggling banks. Sources inside the government say ministers

World

Pan-European plan to save banks

Eurozone leaders have agreed emergency measures to protect European banks and prevent further falls in world markets. In a coordinated action the