BREAKING NEWS

2009-04-06

Business

Monday 6th April

European stocks finished down nearly one percent. Renewed concerns over the troubled banking sector prompted investors to take gains from the

Business

IBM out of Sun deal?

IBM’s talks to acquire smaller computer and software rival Sun Microsystems are reported to have broken down. Sun’s shares slumped on the report

World

New president for Macedonia

Ruling Party candidate Gjorge Ivanov has been elected the new president of Macedonia after victory in the country’s presidential run-off

Sci-tech

Your thought is my command

It seems the stuff of science fiction but a Japanese car maker has designed a robot that can be controlled by a person’s thoughts alone… plus a

World

Obama backs Turkey for EU

The American president opened up a rare crack of divergence at the EU-US summit in Prague, when he said the European Union should welcome Turkey as a

World

Merkel visits Afghanistan

The German chancellor Angela Merkel has made a surprise trip to Afghanistan. She is visiting German troops stationed there as part of the