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2012-09-20

World

EU-China : agreeing to disagree

It was all smiles as Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao rolled in to Brussels on Thursday to meet his EU counterparts. Despite those pleasantries, finding

World

GMO rat lab gets serious

In the latest storm of controversy, critics of genetically modified products and organisms (GMOs or GMs) saw pictures like one of a distended lab rat

Culture

"Bella Addormentata"

Italian director Marco Bellocchio’s new drama “Bella Addormentata”, or Dormant Beauty puts the spotlight on the ever controversial subject of

Business

Eurozone slump deepens

The European Central Bank’s aggressive new bond-buying plan has not boosted business activity or sentiment in the eurozone. The latest surveys of

World

Marikana miners back at work

Employees at the Marikana mine in South Africa are back at work after a pay settlement that ended a six-week strike. The miners won raises ranging