Syria has lodged a formal complaint with the UN over an airstrike inside the country blamed on Israel. There is confusion over what was actually
Russia’s economy grew at the slowest pace in at least three years in 2012. High oil prices meant there was no budget deficit for the world’s
German unemployment unexpectedly fell in January in seasonally adjusted terms, ending a long run of increases. That was welcome news for Chancellor
Tyre maker Goodyear has confirmed its intention to close a plant in France which will mean job losses for almost 1,200 people. Near the northern
Chen Guangbiao,an eccentric Chinese multimillionaire’s latest venture may not be the cure for Beijing’s ongoing air pollution problem, but it’s bringing smiles to the faces of some of the city’s choking residents. Chen and his colleagues took to the streets to give away hundreds of cans of fresh air, purportedly collected from far-flung and pristine regions of China.