BREAKING NEWS

2010-09-30

Europe

Estonia's euro entry

“This is the Estonian crown. Take a close look… because very soon the Estonian national currency will be shredded into confetti… by the start of next

Business

Sharp fall in German jobless

Germany’s unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in more than 18 years in September – 7.5 percent of the working population. The latest Federal

Business

Euro zone inflation rises

Inflation in the euro zone has risen again, led by higher energy costs. The EU’s statistics office, Eurostat, said consumer prices in the 16

World

Eastern Germany hit by floods

There is flooding in eastern Germany after the wettest September on record. At least 2,500 people have been evacuated from towns south of Berlin

World

Hollywood star Tony Curtis dies

Hollywood actor Tony Curtis has died at the age of 85. A representative for the actor’s daughter, Jamie Lee Curtis, reportedly confirmed the death