BREAKING NEWS

2009-06-09

Europe

Socialists oppose Barroso

Europe’s socialists are determined that Barroso’s re-election won’t be a mere formality. They’re expected to field their own candidate for the

Business

Tuesday 9th June

European stocks finished the day ahead but down from their earlier highs. Among the factors influencing investors was a bigger-than-expected fall

Business

Fiat sticking with Chrysler

Fiat says it will not walk away from its deal to link up with bankrupt car maker Chrysler after it was temporarily blocked by a US Supreme Court

Business

Qatar may take Porsche stake

Porsche has confirmed that it is in exclusive talks to strike a deal with the Gulf state of Qatar that could ease its debt burden. The Financial

Culture

The Hangover released

The Hangover is the latest tasteless gross-out comedy offering from Warner Bros. Director Todd Phillips is best-known for Will Ferrell vehicle “Old