BREAKING NEWS

2010-05-31

Europe

Digital Agenda for Europe

How can the digital age boost economic growth? Brussels is putting forward a series of measures to build a true European digital market by 2020. What

Sci-tech

The risks of ticks

Researchers on the Finnish Aaland islands are continuing their work on diseases spread by ticks, but say our fear of the creatures may not be

Business

Euro zone inflation edges up

The EU’s statistics office’s first estimate of euro zone inflation in May showed it inched upwards to 1.6 percent year-on-year. At the same time

Culture

In with the new in Rome

A gallery celebrating contemporary art and architecture has opened in Rome; a city defined by ancient monuments and historical buildings.

World

NGOs deny aid ships had weapons

The flotilla included four cargo vessels and a Turkish passenger ferry carrying some 600 people. The Istanbul-based foundation for Human Rights and