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2009-01-28

Business

Boeing to cut 10,000 jobs following losses

US plane maker and defence contractor Boeing has reported a fourth quarter loss of 42 billion euros and will cut 10,000 jobs “through attrition

US plane maker and defence contractor Boeing has reported a fourth quarter loss of 42 billion euros and will cut 10,000 jobs “through attrition

Europe

Climate horizon 'worse'?

The European Commission has warned that the effects of global warming may have been underestimated. Brussels said that aviation and shipping must

The European Commission has warned that the effects of global warming may have been underestimated. Brussels said that aviation and shipping must

Europe

Develop employment for disabled

Two hundred million Europeans have a physical or mental disability. That should not mean they are cut off from jobs. The Council of Europe has called

Two hundred million Europeans have a physical or mental disability. That should not mean they are cut off from jobs. The Council of Europe has called

Europe

Internet precautions target young

Would you let your child engage in unprotected text? Taking precautions with the Internet is the theme of international Data Protection Day. The

Would you let your child engage in unprotected text? Taking precautions with the Internet is the theme of international Data Protection Day. The

Science_technology

Virtual reality helps patients through surgery

A hospital in Mexico is experimenting with a virtual reality system, which doctors there say both reduces the need for anaesthetics and saves money.

A hospital in Mexico is experimenting with a virtual reality system, which doctors there say both reduces the need for anaesthetics and saves money.

News

Calls for a solid ceasefire coincide with more bombs

The cratered remains of Palestinian supply tunnels in the south of the Gaza Strip provide stark evidence of the scale of the task facing the

The cratered remains of Palestinian supply tunnels in the south of the Gaza Strip provide stark evidence of the scale of the task facing the

News

Mitchell meets Olmert on Mid-East peace tour

America’s diplomatic efforts towards Middle East peace have seen President Obama’s new peace envoy meet the Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

America’s diplomatic efforts towards Middle East peace have seen President Obama’s new peace envoy meet the Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

News

Gaza ceasefire threatened

Israeli aircraft have struck at tunnels used for smuggling goods and weapons on the border between Gaza and Egypt. It comes just hours before top

Israeli aircraft have struck at tunnels used for smuggling goods and weapons on the border between Gaza and Egypt. It comes just hours before top

News

"Start by listening" Obama tells Mideast envoy

That was the advice from Barack Obama to his new peace envoy George Mitchell who is on a whistle-stop tour of the Middle East. After meeting

That was the advice from Barack Obama to his new peace envoy George Mitchell who is on a whistle-stop tour of the Middle East. After meeting