BREAKING NEWS

2009-10-28

Business

ArcelorMittal profits up

Steel giant ArcelorMittal has reported a profit for the July to September quarter, ending a run of three consecutive quarterly losses. The company

Business

Santander's UK profits up

Spanish banking giant Santander profits at its UK banks have risen by more than third during the first nine months of the year. Santander owns the

Business

European shares fall

European shares have fallen to their lowest level in three weeks after data showed an unexpected fall in the sales of new homes in the United States

Europe

Possible lower CO2 from vans

Tighter European rules on CO2 emissions from cars are being followed by a proposal to do the same for vans and utility vehicles. The powerful

Sci-tech

Harnessing Irish wave power

The Atlantic coast of Ireland has some of the highest concentrations of wave power in the world. If this power is harnessed, it can be turned into

Culture

Mellow Yello

Swiss cult band Yello are back with a new album which they launched at a 3D virtual concert in a Berlin cinema. Yello was formed 30 years ago by

Sci-tech

Spiderbot is coming!

At the Ben Gurion University in Israel, researchers have obviously been reading comics because their new robot is clearly inspired by spiderman