Friday, October 3, 2014
The head of Russia's largest bank delivered on Thursday a blistering attack on Moscow's economic policies, warning that Russia could repeat the fate of the Soviet Union.
British tourism group TUI Travel, which is merging with its largest shareholder TUI, said Thursday that annual profits were set to strengthen on keen demand in line with expectations.
The Louvre, the Palace of Versailles and the Musee d'Orsay — France's top three most visited museums — will open seven days a week, the government said Wednesday.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Ukraine's largest rebel-controlled city of Donetsk was shaken by violence Wednesday as 10 people, including parents and teachers, were killed, the highest toll since a tenuous ceasefire was agreed.
Thousands of Catalans rallied in a rainstorm Tuesday as their leaders battled to defend their bid for a referendum on independence from Spain after a court suspended it.
Skyscrapers are shooting up all over London, transforming a skyline once dominated by Big Ben and St. Paul's Cathedral.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
The new Mrs. Clooney flew the flag for British fashion by wearing Stella McCartney for her civil wedding ceremony Monday but it was an Italian who triumphed in the celebrity wedding of 2014's style wars.
Catalonia faced protests by separatists on Tuesday, a day after Spain's Constitutional Court ordered the suspension of a planned referendum on independence that was set to take place in November.
Nearly half of the world's elderly receive no pension, while many of those who do receive too little and are widely seeing their benefits slashed, the International Labour Organization said Tuesday.
Swiss banking giant UBS said Monday it was proceeding with plans to overhaul its legal structure as it adapts to rules on institutions considered “too big to fail.”