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2010-05-24

Europe

Estonia ready for the euro

In the middle of a monetary crisis, the euro zone is getting ready to accept a new member – Estonia. Brussels believes the country meets all the

World

Polish deluge kills at least 15

At least 15 people are now reported to have died during week long extreme flooding in Poland, the worst to hit the country in more than a decade

Business

Japanese government cautious

Japan’s government has left its overall assessment of the economy unchanged, saying it is “picking up steadily” though in its monthly report for May

World

Poland battles deadly downpour

At least 13 people are now feared dead after severe flooding hit large swathes of Poland. In the town of Swiniary about 100 kilometres north-west

World

Polish floods claim 12 lives

Special prayers have been held across Poland after widespread flooding left at least 12 people dead. A week of heavy rains has caused several