BREAKING NEWS

2010-03-19

World

BA strike goes ahead

A three-day strike by British Airways cabin crew will definitely go ahead, after last-minute, last-ditch talks between management and the Unite union

Business

Lloyds looks to 2010 profit

Lloyds Banking Group is predicting that it will return to profit this year thanks to fewer bad debts. In 2009 it lost seven billion euros. The

Business

Volvo sale snag

It seems the talks between Ford and China’s Geely over the sale of Volvo are turning out to be tougher than anticipated. Geely’s chairman Li Shufu

Culture

Dirty Oil documentary

Dirty Oil is a campaigning documentary by Leslie Iwerks and narrated by actress Neve Campbell. It owes much to Michael Moore and is bound to

World

Fighting the silence

A lack of proper medical care for those who suffer with stuttering or other speaking disabilities which blight Africa. Now a speech therapy project

Sci-tech

Space: Are we alone?

Flying saucers, aliens and UFOs (unidentified flying objects) are fairy tales to most people, but to some they are real. What is the scientific