BREAKING NEWS

2012-11-09

World

Anti-Putin protestor jailed

An anti-Putin protestor has been jailed for 4 1/2 years. Maxim Luzyanin pleaded guilty to attacking riot police during an opposition rally in Moscow

Business

Greece hopes for tourists

We may be in the midst of a economic crisis, but people are still going to take holidays – aren’t they? That’s the hope of participants at the

World

Japan land of rising solar power

Japan is still adrift in a sea of nuclear worry, and considering alternatives for its future. All the country’s reactors are still shut down, except

Culture

Ang Lee directs "Life Of Pi"

Director Ang Lee’s latest project was possibly his most ambitious yet; translating Yann Martel’s best-selling novel The Life of Pi onto the silver

Culture

All eyes on "Fashion Rio"

One of the main attractions on the opening day of the 22nd edition of Fashion Rio was Brazilian designer Alexandre Herchcovitch’s 2013 winter

Business

Chinese bounce back?

China’s economy is showing signs of recovery from its slowest growth in three years. In October spending on infrastructure accelerated while output