BREAKING NEWS

2011-01-03

Business

Fiat splits to grow

A new year and a new Fiat with the Italian company split in two as Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne tries to revamp it to increase growth and help

Europe

Fewer blues for the Danube?

There is a long history of cooperation in the region through which the Danube river flows. A new macro-regional European strategy for the area will

Europe

Football For All

Sport, art and theatre are proven methods to lessen sectarian tensions. What sort of programmes is the European Union financing to reduce

Culture

Duran Duran bid to reconnect

Veteran popstars Duran Duran have dusted off the cobwebs and released a comeback album – “All You Need Is Now”. Lead singer Simon Le Bon waxed

Sci-tech

Raising Eyebrows

A patient in Bangalore, India, known only as Thomas B, had a tumour the size of a golf ball pressing on the optic nerves leading from his eyes to the

Culture

Love & Other Drugs

Love & Other Drugs is a romantic comedy staring Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway. Edward Zwick, the director said: “This is the story of two young

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Coptic protest in Egypt

An angry protest broke out during a visit of condolence by Muslim leaders to the head of the Coptic church one day after a deadly bomb attack killed