BREAKING NEWS

2012-09-27

Sport

UEFA defend Euro expansion

Coaches from 53 European national teams gathered in Warsaw Poland this week and one of the principle concerns raised at the UEFA conference was the

World

Race to save jobs in France

French Minister for Industrial Renewal Arnaud Montebourg travelled to the Lorraine region in a last ditch effort to avoid the partial closure of a

World

Unpaid workers block the Danube

Navigation on the Danube in Serbia has come to a halt after workers from a shipping company blocked the river in a dispute over unpaid wages. The

Sport

Terry banned for four matches

Chelsea captain John Terry has been banned for four domestic matches after being found guilty by the country’s football association of racial

Culture

Frankenweenie arrives

Tim Burton’s new film Frankenweenie has been premiered in Los Angeles. The black and white animation is a re-make of a short film Burton made back in

Culture

Africa Dances in Lyon

The “Biennale de la Danse” in Lyon includes dancers from all over the world. Choreographer Robyn Orlin from South Africa lives in Berlin but her

World

Tax me if you can

Taxing the rich to give to the poor, or at least to reduce the budget deficit. Some say this is the main message behind French president Francois