BREAKING NEWS

2009-01-16

Europe

Divorce: your place or mine?

Ten EU members want to go their separate ways over mixed-nationality divorces, but the European Commission is stopping them. EU law allows groups

Europe

US attacks EU over chicken

Pushing chlorine chicken as fair game for European consumers, the United States has launched a complaint with the World Trade Organisation. It is

Business

EU meets to help car makers

EU business and finance ministers have met in Brussels to work out ways to help the struggling European car industry hard hit by the credit crunch

World

Bush makes final TV address

George W. Bush has used a farewell speech to the American people to defend his presidency, as he prepares to stand down after eight years in the

World

Diplomacy offers hope for Gaza

After three weeks of tank-shells and air strikes, the Palestinian faction Hamas has said it is willing to agree to a year-long renewable truce if