BREAKING NEWS

2011-06-15

World

Swiss art unlimited

The world’s largest art fair has opened in Switzerland featuring work by more than 2,500 artists. Art Basel specialises in pieces from the 20th

Business

Mixed UK employment news

The number of Britons claiming jobless benefit rose at its fastest pace in almost two years in May. That casts doubt on the health of the labour

Europe

euronews Brussels: the blog

What a day! French President Nicolas Sarkozy was in Brussels intent on curbing those who speculate on food and other basic commodities. With the cost

World

Strikes put Greece on the brink

The Acropolis – one of the iconic symbols of Ancient Greece, the land that gave the world democracy – is closed to tourists. Modern-day Greeks