BREAKING NEWS

2012-04-18

World

Italy in throes of labour reform

Italy is at a potentially groundbreaking stage of reform, as the government of Prime Minister Mario Monti grapples with very controversial changes to

Europe

NATO prepares for the future

Afghanistan and the timing of a military withdrawal was on the agenda at NATO headquarters. Foreign and defence ministers will be aiming to narrow

Culture

Moscow celebrates Prokofiev

In Moscow for one month from late March, the Rostropovich Festival takes place. It was founded in honour of the celebrated Russian cellist who died

Business

UK jobless rate inches down

Britain’s unemployment rate fell slightly in the three months up to February to 8.3 percent of the workforce, bringing it down below a 16-year high

Business

Wired to the world

Tartu in Estonia is the country’s second largest city and is also Europe’s most online and technologically connected city. Here, you can set up a