BREAKING NEWS

2009-03-30

Business

Monday 30th March

European shares ended the day down over five percent. The financial sector suffered from Spain having to rescue a bank and the collapse over the

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Deutsche Bahn's boss goes

The embattled boss of German railways has quit. Deutsche Bahn’s Chief Executive Hartmut Mehdorn has stepped down following revelations the company

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Composer Maurice Jarre is dead

The Oscar-winning composer Maurice Jarre, who wrote the music for several Hollywood blockbusters, has died at the age of 84. Jarre, the father of

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Sudan's Bashir at Arab Summit

The Arab League summit has opened in Qatar, its agenda overshadowed by the presence of Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. He arrived in

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French carmaker sacks boss

Peugeot Citroen have sacked Chief Executive Christian Streiff as France’s biggest carmaker struggles in the current economic climate. The