BREAKING NEWS

2009-11-17

Europe

Top job consensus elusive

EU leaders are struggling to agree who should get the new top jobs created by the Lisbon Treaty. There is a strong feeling that one, probably the

Business

Markets: 17th November

As investors paused for breath, European shares ended lower on Tuesday after hitting a 13-month high the day before. A smaller-than-expected rise

World

Copenhagen: Deal or no deal?

December’s Copenhagen UN Climate summit now looks likely to provide only a political agreement, and a package of measures to help the poorest nations

World

Plan B for climate change summit

The climate change talks in Copenhagen have not even begun, yet they are already under threat. The refusal of Asia-Pacific nations to accept binding

Europe

Discrimination in the EU

A recent EU survey found almost in one in six Europeans felt they had been discriminated against in the previous 12 months, either because of their