BREAKING NEWS

2011-07-21

Sport

Andy Schleck wins stage 18

Luxembourg’s Andy Schleck produced a stunning performance to clinch stage 18 of the Tour de France atop the Col du Galibier on Thursday. The 26

Business

Fed prepares for US default

With the August 2 deadline approaching, the US central bank the Federal Reserve is actively preparing for the possibility that Congress and President

World

Polish storms turn deadly

Thunderstorms in central and north-eastern Poland have claimed one life and injured several people. A 30-year-old woman at home was crushed by the

World

The Network debates Afghanistan

A symbol of Afghanistan’s post-Taliban rebirth in flames and under fire. Insurgents attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the capital Kabul during a

Europe

Le Tour de l'Euro

Will the EU’s beloved euro project survive?   With so much uncertainty currently facing the European single currency, comparisons with this year’s

World

Euro crisis: Italy on the brink

For a while now there has been a new player in the euro debt crisis: Italy.   The country suddenly appeared on the radar screen of the bond markets

Culture

Latest film from Timberlake

Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis have been treading the red carpet in New York for the world premiere of the the film “Friends with Benefits”. In