2 Americans, British Cypriot Awarded Nobel for Economics
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2 Americans, British Cypriot Awarded Nobel for Economics

Two Americans and a British Cypriot have been awarded the 2010 Nobel economics prize for…

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Tory backbenchers pressure Government to save carriers
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Tory backbenchers pressure Government to save carriers

There is also growing speculation that Tory defence ministers could resign en masse if reductions…

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Linda Norgrove: aid worker ‘killed by friendly fire’
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Linda Norgrove: aid worker ‘killed by friendly fire’

As the family of the 36-year-old raised concerns over the failed rescue mission which led…

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Iraqi court frees accused in killing of UK soldiers
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Iraqi court frees accused in killing of UK soldiers

An Iraqi court on Sunday threw out a case against two men accused of being…

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Vessels collide in waters off France
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Vessels collide in waters off France

A chemical tanker collided with a large bulk carrier in waters off the coast of…

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French burqa ban clears last legal obstacle
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French burqa ban clears last legal obstacle

France’s law banning the burqa and other Islamic face coverings in public places is legal,…

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Russia to Refund Iran for Canceled Missile Deal
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Russia to Refund Iran for Canceled Missile Deal

Russian officials say the country plans to reimburse Iran, after Moscow canceled the sale of…

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IMF meets amid threat of currency war
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IMF meets amid threat of currency war

— The specter of a damaging global currency war is set to dominate a meeting…

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High blood pressure switch could one day be turned off
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High blood pressure switch could one day be turned off

Blood pressure is controlled by hormones called angiotensins which in too high a dose forces…

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Hungary is racing to prevent red chemical sludge from a huge spill reaching the Danube river
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Hungary is racing to prevent red chemical sludge from a huge spill reaching the Danube river

Disaster officials say the toxic sludge has killed all the fish in the Marcal, the…

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Russian Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Physics
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Russian Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Physics

Two Russian scientists have won the 2010 Nobel Prize in physics for “groundbreaking” experiments with…

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Bomb Explodes Outside Shopping Centre
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Bomb Explodes Outside Shopping Centre

A bomb planted in a car has exploded outside a shopping centre in Derry, Northern…

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British IVF pioneer Robert Edwards wins Nobel prize
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British IVF pioneer Robert Edwards wins Nobel prize

British scientist Robert Edwards, the man who devised the fertility treatment IVF, has been awarded…

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Hamburg cell at heart of terrorist plot against Europe
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Hamburg cell at heart of terrorist plot against Europe

Hamburg, Germany (CNN) — A group of jihadists from the German city of Hamburg are…

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Dutch anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders goes on trial
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Dutch anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders goes on trial

The Dutch anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders has gone on trial in Amsterdam accused of inciting…

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