BREAKING NEWS

2009-01-26

Europe

Turkey-EU relations

Turkey’s negotiations to join the EU have made little progress since they began in 2005. Will 2009 see the process re-launched?

Europe

Serbia says ready for EU bid

Serbia says it is planning to formally apply for European Union membership in the first half of this year. Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremic has been in

Business

Pfizer buying Wyeth

Pfizer, the world’s biggest drugmaker, to buy Wyeth for cash and shares deal for more than 50 billion euros. The tie-up is the largest

Europe

EU cautious on Guantanamo

With Guantanamo Prison to be closed, where will its inmates go? They have been detained for years under the previous US administration as enemy

World

Bolivia backs constitution

Bolivian voters have backed a new constitution which will see its indigenous majority gain greater political power. The adoption of the charter