BREAKING NEWS

2009-06-02

Europe

Voter apathy in Normandy

The village of la Croix-Avranchin, in France’s Normandy region, has 504 voters. But in the last European Parliamentary elections less than a quarter

Europe

Slovenia EU voting begun

Early voting in the European Parliamentary elections has begun in Slovenia, at designated polling stations. The main voting day is this Sunday, the

Culture

12 Rounds hits the screen

Director Renny Harlin’s new film “12 Rounds” stars wrestler John Cena. The film is a feast of boom bang-a-bang action, special effects and stunts

Culture

Zumthor wins Pritzer Prize

Swiss architect Peter Zumthor has been awarded the 2009 Pritzker Prize for Architecture in Buenos Aires. The award honours a living architect whose

Europe

presseurop.eu

A selection of the best of the foreign press in ten languages, presseurop.eu is a particularly appealing concept for news buffs. But what exactly is

World

UN climate talks begin in Bonn

Rich and poor countries will today begin six months of negotiations for a new climate change treaty. The June 1-12 talks in Bonn are likely to be