Markets: 11th November

European shares finished at their highest in three weeks, led by financials after better than expected results from France’s Credit Agricole, ING of


UK labour market improving

The number of Britons claiming jobless benefit in October rose by the smallest amount in 18 months. The latest official figures also show the


AIDS cells as therapy

Andres is a little boy with ALD which is a form of leukodystrophy, a rare genetic disorder which can destroy the brain. Left untreated, within


Jaws: the dental robot

Dental elements such as crowns and bridges are made from well-known metals, polymers and ceramics but their dental wear properties are often poorly


Dear Wall

German film Liebe Mauer – Dear Wall – is a romantic comedy set just before the Fall of the Wall. When Franzi (Felicitas Woll) goes shopping in East


Palestinians remember Arafat

Palestinians are marking the fifth anniversary of the death of Yasser Arafat, with his dream of a Palestinian state seemingly further away than ever


Washington sniper is executed

John Allen Muhammad, the man behind a series of sniper attacks in the US capital in 2002, has been executed by lethal injection. Muhammad, who was