BREAKING NEWS

2009-04-22

World

South Africa's next president

A controversial figure, particularly among South Africa’s white voters, Jacob Zuma is undoubtedly popular with the country’s black majority. Happy to

Business

No small beer for Heineken

The economic crisis may not be driving us all to drink as the global number three brewer Heineken has reported a worse-than expected drop in beer

Business

3 top carmakers in trouble

More bad news from the car world with Volkswagen announcing a 76 percent drop in operating profits for the first quarter. It remained in the black

Sci-tech

A new text for parking

Parking meters have become a nightmare all across Europe. Not having the right change, or the right card. Walking miles to the meter, not knowing

Culture

Balkanika rocks Brussels

Brussels has enjoyed three days of Balkan music at the Bozar Palace fine arts museum. The Transbalkanika Festival ran from 16th to 18th April.