BREAKING NEWS

2010-07-08

Sci-tech

The Rosetta Odyssey

In the 19th century the discovery of the Rosetta Stone unlocked the secrets of Egyptian hieroglyphs. Today, 21st century scientists are hoping that

Business

ECB upbeat on global economy

As expected there was no change in euro zone interest rates this month from the European Central Bank. ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet said the

World

Paul faces sushi future?

Paul may be a great picker of football results, but can the two-year old octopus have foreseen the fate many Germans have in store for him? After

Culture

Paris fashion week continues

Karl Lagerfeld showed his haute couture collection for Chanel under the bemused eye of an outsize golden lion. This was apparently in tribute to

Culture

The last Airbender

The Last Airbender is the latest CGI-powered avatar yarn to hit the silver screen. Action-packed with glorious scenery, breath-taking SFXs and lots

World

Cuba to free over 50 dissidents

Cuba’s President Raul Castro has agreed to release 52 political dissidents after significant talks involving the Catholic Church and Spain’s foreign