BREAKING NEWS

2010-05-04

World

Anger on the streets of Athens

Several thousand public sector workers voice their opposition to austerity measures announced by the Greek government. This protest could be just a

World

Spain denies it needs EU aid

Spain’s Prime Minister has been forced to deny a financial market rumour that his country was about to ask for 280 billion euros in aid from Europe

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UK manufacturing grows

Manufacturing activity in Britain grew last month at its fastest pace in more than 15 years. A survey of purchasing managers showed a surge in new

Business

Spanish jobless rate falls

Spain’s jobless rate fell slightly in April for the first time since last July. But there are still 4.14 million people out of work in Spain which

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Volcano eruption in Iceland

The Icelandic volcano that caused chaos across Europe last month blasted out more clouds of ash over the weekend, causing further disruptions to air

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NYC bomb suspect faces court

A Pakistan-born US citizen is set to appear before judges in New York later today to face allegations he planted a car bomb in Times

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Irish airspace to reopen

The Irish Aviation Authority has announced the reopening of their airspace from two o’clock this afternoon (CET). Flights to the from the country

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Oil spill hits US coast

As a giant oil slick lapped at southeastern Louisiana’s ecologically sensitive coast, chefs, restaurant owners and seafood dealers were certain it

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Antinuke demo in NYC

Protesters took to the streets in New York ahead of the UN conference. Thousands gathered in Times Square to call for an end to all nuclear weapons