Mirror meetings in Brussels of both Croatian and Serbian leaders, with European Council President Herman Van Rompuy. He said regional cooperation in
Balancing out men and women’s salaries through stronger sanctions and regular monitoring will be the aim of a new European Commission strategy
The battle for the best picture prize at this weekend’s Oscars appears to be a duel between a former husband and wife. Kathryn Bigelow directed The
French utility Veolia is pledging to boost its profits over the next three to five years by disposing of a billion euros in assets annually and
WPP, the world’s largest advertising agency has said it believes the worst of the advertising recession is over.
The group, which cut jobs last
The Greek Prime Minister started a diplomatic tour to get international support for his government’s response to the crisis in Luxembourg.
Heavy winter storms had an impact on the United States jobs market last month, but it not as much as feared. US employers cut 36,000 workers in
Partners in the troubled A400M military transport plane have reportedly reached a basic agreement on financing its cost overruns.
A source told
Saddam Hussein’s overthrow led to years of bloodshed between the once dominant Sunnis and the newly empowered Shiite majority.
Sunni resentment at
For the second time since the fall of Saddam Hussein and within a few months of the withdrawal of US troops, Iraqis are going to the polls for
In the capital of Armenia, applause and the pop of champagne corks greeted the vote by the US House of Representatives Foreign Affairs
Anger over government austerity measures has boiled over in Greece.
The leader of the country’s main private sector union has been injured in
Strong aftershocks continue to rattle Chile as the nation begins offical mourning for its earthquake victims.
However the number of dead is being
Today saw the official show of new relations between Russia and Ukraine in Moscow as President Viktor Yanukovic was accorded full military honours
Friday prayers in Jerusalem at the al-Aqsa mosque are often a flashpoint, and once again clashes broke out today after Israeli police entered the
Turkey has reacted furiously to a vote by a US congressional panel describing the killing of Armenians in World War I as “genocide”.
Having narrowly won Ukraine’s presidential election in February, former opposition leader Viktor Yanukovich has now been sworn in. He chose Brussels
Only two years ago the works of Romanian artist Ion Barladeanu were light-years away from the world of art-galleries.
Then, the 63 year old was
Manchester United Football Club – one of the world’s most successful sporting brands – is in massive debt.
The 2005 takeover of the club by the
Should the wearing of the veil be forbidden in public places? Debasement of woman or fundamental right, the debate begun in France is spreading in
Athens has been quiet this morning, apart from the demonstrators, as the 24-hour public transport strike bites deep. It is the latest expression of
Reaction in Turkey to the US House of Representatives’ Foreign Affairs Committee vote recognising a “genocide” of Armenians in the early 20th century
The Iraq inquiry in London has put the British Prime Minister under the spotlight. Gordon Brown, who faces a general election in the next two months
Iceland’s economic woes look set to continue as the crisis-hit North Atlantic island nation prepares to go to the polls for a referendum on the
This is the third and final day of the EU’s High Representative Catherine Ashton’s trip to Haiti. Ashton faced some criticism for her failure to
Members of labour unions protest outside parliament buildings in Athens following the announcement of the government’s new austerity plan.
Togo polls open calmly amid opposition allegations, incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe may rig the outcome.
Homage has been paid to the victims of severe storms that battered parts of Western France.
Hundreds of people have attended a special memorial
The worst weather in 15 years has trapped ships in the Baltic Sea. Unusual freezing conditions have meant that both cargo and passenger vessels have