BREAKING NEWS

2009-03-23

Business

Bonus return requested

Netherland’s based financial group ING is asking hundreds of its staff to give back their bonus payments for last year. At the same time the

Business

Small car - big market

The Tata Nano, the world’s cheapest car, has been officially launched in India. It is due to arrive on the roads in July after a series of

Business

Monday 23rd March

European shares finished the day up 3.45 percent, at their highest in more a month. They were following Wall Street’s example. It was boosted by

World

Spain confirms Kosovo pullout

The Spanish government has confirmed it will withdraw most of its troops from Kosovo by the end of the summer. This is despite criticism from Nato

World

Deal reached on new Hungarian PM

Hungary’s governing Socialist party and its former Liberal allies have agreed to back a new government led by a non-political figure , allowing the

World

US reveals toxic assets plan

The US Treasury department has detailed its plans to help rid the country’s banks of billions in so-called toxic assets. That is things like

World

Uniting Italy's right wing

The Italian political party born of Mussolini’s fascist followers has merged with Silvio Berlusconi’s centre-right Forza Italia. The National