BREAKING NEWS

2009-06-18

Sci-tech

Climate change accelerating

In the Alps of Cervinia in Northern Italy, as a result of global warming temperatures are rising faster than anywhere else in Europe. The Alps

Culture

Joe Meek biopic hits screens

“Telstar” is a biopic about Joe Meek – the legendary but fatally flawed music producer who committed suicide in 1967. Meek, forced into the closet

Europe

Demining Jordan

Unexploded and abandoned war munitions still remain a massive problem in the Mediterranean and Middle East. To tackle this NATO and Jordon have

World

EU summit gets underway

Leaders from the 27 European Union members have been arriving in Brussels for a summit. They’re going to hear Jose Manuel Barroso set out his

Business

Thursday 18th June

European shares have finished up 1.29 percent after a day of choppy trading due to the quarterly expiration of options and futures contracts

Business

Droning on to profits at Paris

Passenger plane sales may be slumping, but drones – or unmanned aerial vehicles to give them their proper name – are starring at this year’s Paris