BREAKING NEWS

2010-04-05

Europe

Chemicals transparency

The European chemicals registry known as REACH aims to reduce health and environmental risks, and to stimulate innovation. Introduced in 2007, what

Culture

To tweet or not to tweet?

Re-writing the classics in the style of Twitter will strike some as sacrilegious, some as side-splitting. For the authors – American literature

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Russia

In Russia, President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin attended the Easter Day service at Moscow’s largest Orthodox church, Christ

World

Senegal reclaims French bases

Senegal has taken back control of all miltary bases held by former colonial rulers France as the country celebrates the 50th anniversary of its

World

Hope for Chinese miners

Reports in China say at least 95 miners are still alive after being trapped in a flooded mine for over a week. A 3,000-strong rescue team is now