BREAKING NEWS

2011-03-18

Europe

France, EU nuclear powerhouse

France has by far the most nuclear power of any country in the EU, with 58 reactors in total. Chooz, in the northeast, near the border with Belgium

Business

Yen falls on G7 intervention

The yen fell against a basket of currencies, and particularly versus the US dollar, on Friday. That followed a co-ordinated intervention by central

World

Gaddafi calls ceasefire

Libya has declared an immediate ceasefire. The development comes after the United Nations Security Council passed a resolution on Thursday paving

World

Dozens dead in Yemen protests

At least 30 people are believed to have been killed in Yemen after pro-government troops reportedly opened fire on protesters in the capital