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2010-09-06

Europe

Tough challenges face Serbia

Serbia is the latest country to apply to join the EU, hoping to do so in 2014. What challenges does Serbia have to meet to become a European Union

Europe

Pakistan in extreme need

Faced with its worst floods in a century Pakistan is counting its dead and the costs of the disaster. Just how is the EU coming to the country’s aid?

Sci-tech

New theories about Pompeii

The site of Pompeii, near Naples in Italy has fascinated people for years. And now, research suggests that the inhabitants didn’t die of suffocation

Culture

Van Gogh's Bedroom restored

The Bedroom, by Van Gogh, is famous across the world. But in fact, no-one really knows what the painting originally looked like, because it has been