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2012-06-08

World

Euro debt darkness and light

Spain is going through what could be the calm before the storm. The government has already stripped spending down, but Spain’s chronically leaky

Business

ECB vs debt crisis: 0-0

Euro 2012 has kicked off in Poland and Ukraine. That gives the crisis-weary European public a bit of a distraction. Apart from that, there was not

World

Pakistan bus bomb kills 19

A bomb attached to the bottom of a bus hired to ferry government employees has killed at least 19 people in Peshawar in Pakistan. It is the latest

Business

Euro 2012 vs euro crisis

As Euro 2012 got underway in the midst of an economic crisis the famous sporting cry of “show me the money” from the film Jerry Maguire is as

World

New forced marriage law for UK

A law making forced marriage a criminal offence is to be introduced in England and Wales. A pilot scheme began in Scotland in November. Prime

Business

French growth evaporates

France’s economy will contract slightly in the second quarter of the year, falling 0.1 percent, the country‘s central bank is

Sport

Euro 2012: Ready for kick-off

With the tournament curtain-raiser just a few hours away and the weight of the nation on their shoulders, co-hosts Poland will be desperate to start