International Day of the Roma

Today is International Day of the Roma, and Tony Gatlif, a French film director of Roma origins who has just released his film “Liberty” about the


BA-Iberia merger signed

British Airways and Spain’s Iberia have finally signed a merger deal to create one of the world’s largest airlines. With combined losses last year


Dear John: Long distance love

Directed by Lasse Hallström, Dear John is the long-distance love story of soldier John Tyree, played by Channing Tatum, and student Savannah Curtis

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Kyrgyzstan: the day after

Residents of Bishkek walk across town and see the debris after protesters ransacked the government building following violent protests in the


H&M's profit up

Swedish fashion chain Hennes & Mauritz says its profit in the first three months of the year was stronger than expected. H&M, which is the world’s


M&S warns of tough year

British retailer Marks & Spencer has warned of a tough year ahead even as it reported better than forecast quarterly sales. Executive Chairman


BA and Iberia seal merger deal

British Airways and Spanish carrier Iberia have put pen to paper on a merger deal that will create one of the world’s largest airline groups. The


Kyrgyzstan uprising

Kyrgyzstan’s opposition claims to have seized power and dissolved parliament. It comes in the wake of a bloody uprising which prompted President

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Katyn Ceremony

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk marked the 70th anniversary of the Katyn massacre in a historic ceremony