BREAKING NEWS

2011-10-21

Sport

Underdogs with teeth

After two pool play defeats and an indifferent semi final victory over Wales, France have been tagged as overwhelming underdogs for the rugby world

World

Celebrations across Libya

After many weeks of fighting the former rebels celebrate their victory, although after constant bombardment, by land and air the city lays in

World

ETA finally accepts 'nunca mas'

“Our democracy will be without terrorism but it will not forget.” This was Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodriguez Zapatero’s response to the

Business

Trichet's final curtain

Jean-Claude Trichet was the captain at the helm of the European Central Bank for eight years. At 69, he now hands over to somebody else. During much

World

Soyuz carries Galileo into space

A Russian Soyuz rocket has launched from French Guiana, carrying the first of Europe’s two Galileo satellites. The launch from Europe’s space base

World

Class size matters

We look at the issue of class sizes, with reports from the UK and Italy, and talk to Matthew Chingos, an expert on education policy from the