It was a moment of triumph for Poland and its people 20 years ago when parliament gave a rapturous reception to the country’s first post-communist
Building public support for European Union international climate change negotiations… As part of its Energy for a Changing World initiative, the
Serbia – one of the European countries worst hit by the economic downturn – is trying to convince the International Monetary Fund to let it have the
Oil has been up close to $75 dollars a barrel. The continued rally pushed the price up to near its best in ten months.
The reason is optimism
Toyota is having to recall almost 700,000 cars made at its two joint ventures in China.
The fault is a minor one on the electric windows but
Europe’s stock markets finished the session at ten month highs on Monday due to signs that major world economies are coming out of recession.
General Motors’ delay in picking a buyer for its European division has angered workers at Opel.
GM was supposed to reach a decision last Friday
Ukraine marks its 18th anniversary of independence from Soviet rule against a backdrop of political infighting and soured relations with its former
At least 20 people have been killed and another 10 injured in two minibus bombings south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad.
The bombs ripped apart the
The Scottish parliament has given Justice secretary Kenny MacAskill a rough ride over his handling of the compassionate release of convicted
A Norwegian navy ship has set off to locate the remains of the plane that sent legendary explorer Roald Amundsen to a watery grave in the Barents Sea
The United States’ top prosecutor has reportedly been told to re-open some cases of suspected prisoner abuse by the CIA.
Skin is the true story of Sandra Laing, a black girl who was born to white parents in apartheid South Africa. The parents had, unbeknown to them
The eco-bubbles of the Eden Project in Cornwall house a variety of environments including Mediterranean landscapes, and tropical rainforests. The
Iranian rock band Hypernova have been based in the US for 2 years now and still enjoy playing gigs without having to hide from the police.
A multi-national force of firefighters says it has finally controlled wildfires that have been threatening the suburbs of Athens for the last four
Iraq’s prime minister Nouri al-Maliki has split from his Shi’ite Muslim partners and is seeking to form a multi-party list to contest the upcoming
One of the limping French Socialist party’s new generation, Arnaud Montebourg, says he has the answer to the problems that have kept it out of power
Ukraine celebrates the 18th anniversary of its independence against a backdrop of political infighting and a fragile relationship with its former
The holidays of Scottish members of parliament have come to an abrupt end over a week early. The crisis? Lockerbie. This afternoon’s emergency
Thousands of Greeks are in a battle to save their homes from being consumed by forest fires raging to the northeast of Athens.
Venezuelan model Stefania Fernandez is the new Miss Universe after winning the title at the Atlantis Paradise Island resort in the Bahamas.
A row’s blown up in Switzerland over the Swiss President’s apology to Libya. Hans Rudolf Merz flew to Tripoli to say sorry to Colonel Gaddaffi when
The fires’ seemingly unstoppable advance on Athens has forced thousands to abandon their homes, taking what they can, and not knowing if there will