BREAKING NEWS

2009-01-12

Europe

The euro - coining an idea

It is ten years since the euro came into existence as the currency for 11 European countries on 1 January 1999. A decade on, we ask what was the

World

Gas solidarity eludes EU

From a senior official at EU ministers’ talks came the warning: “We are touching the limit of European solidarity at the moment it should come into

Business

VW meets 2008 sales targets

Volkswagen has bucked the industry trend as it met its forecast for group sales growth last year. Europe’s largest carmaker saw a 0.6 percent

World

What next for Israel after Gaza?

Hamas rockets landed in southern Israel again today, despite 17 days of fighting in Gaza designed to smash the militants’ ability to launch missiles

World

Death and destruction in Gaza

In Gaza every new day brings fresh bombardments. Now Israeli reservists are fighting on the ground in Gaza. The Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert