BREAKING NEWS

2013-02-12

World

Stormy skies over the Vatican

When lightning struck the Vatican on the night of Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, many in Rome could not help but question whether it was a sign

Culture

Eastern Western

The Russian Berlinale entry is titled A Long and Happy Life but tells a grim tale of corruption, greed and pride. It is about one man’s abrupt

Business

G7: no currency wars

Group of Seven nations have vowed not to engage in currency wars – that is pushing down the value of their currencies to create trade advantages and

Business

Barclays axes 3,700 jobs

Barclays is cutting at least 3,700 jobs as part of its revival plan, with many of those in Europe. New Chief Executive Antony Jenkins, who is