BREAKING NEWS

2012-09-26

World

Spain pushes eurozone share down

Violent anti-austerity protests in Greece and Spain were watched closely in Europe’s financial markets as they illustrate the difficulties the region

World

Close up: Europe's GM food fears

A recent French study claiming rats fed genetically modified corn suffered tumours has reignited Europe’s fears over GM food. Despite much scepticism

Business

Santander's Mexican sell-off

Banco Santander raised $4 billion when it listed shares of its Mexican subsidiary in New York and Mexico on Wednesday. The Spanish bank will use

World

Double attack in Damascus

Two bombs have rocked the Syrian capital Damascus. The main rebel group in the country, The Free Syrian Army, has claimed reponsibility for the

World

Hamza extradition on hold again

Efforts by Britain to extradite Abu Hamza to the US on terrorism charges are again on hold. The radical cleric has lodged a last minute appeal in

Culture

K-pop rools

K-Pop is short for Korean pop music, and it is rapidly gaining popularity around the world as social media networks make it easy for South Korean