BREAKING NEWS

2009-08-06

World

Hackers cut the Twitter chatter

One of the internet’s most popular networking sites is up and running again after crashing in what’s believed to be a pre-planned attack. Twitter

Business

Unilever bounces back

Unilever’s shares shot up 5.4 percent as it announced a four percent rise in second-quarter sales after two quarters of decline. The world’s

World

Last WW1 'Tommy' laid to rest

Britain’s last veteran of the First World War trenches, one of the famous “Tommies”, has been laid to rest, saluted by thousands of mourners

Business

Thursday 6th August

European shares finished ahead, but trimmed their earlier gains as Wall Street slipped from its strong opening which was driven by new figures

Business

Commerzbank cautious

Commerzbank reported further net losses of 746 million euros in the second-quarter but its operating results beat analysts’ forecasts. However