BREAKING NEWS

2010-06-04

Culture

Louise Bourgeois: a tribute

One of the world’s most influential contemporary artists, Louise Bourgeois, who died at the end of May, was probably best known for her giant spindly

Business

European Q1 growth anaemic

The EU’s statistics office, Eurostat, has confirmed that growth in the euro zone in the first three months of this year was up by just 0.2 percent

Business

US jobs figures disappoint

The US economy added far fewer jobs than expected in May. The number of people in work rose by 431,000. That is the best increase in 10 years but

Sci-tech

Guardians of the oceans

Human activity is challenging our oceans´ ecosystems. Overfishing, pollution, coastal degradation and other threats are putting thousands of marine

World

Japan's parliament elects new PM

The Japanese parliament has elected the country’s fifth prime minister in three years. As expected, Naoto Kan is the new leader having already been