BREAKING NEWS

2009-09-28

Business

European markets see gains

Europe’s markets rose for the first in three days, boosted by a pick up in mergers and acquisitions. Heavyweight banks were among the top gainers

World

Merkel seals German coalition

With a handshake, it was done. Chancellor Angela Merkel and liberal leader Guido Westerwelle have formally signalled their intention to form a new

World

Brown tries to boost his image

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has tried to give his Labour Party a taste for political battle. Speaking at the opening of the party’s annual

World

Portuguese Elections: results

The ruling Socialist Party has won the Portuguese elections with 36.6% of the vote (down from 45.03% at the last elections in 2005). Prime Minister