Europe

Exclusive: Russia’s Kaspersky threatened to ‘rub out’ rival, email shows

Published 28/08/2015

SAN FRANCISCO In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival [more…]

To regulate or not to regulate? EU to launch study on Uber

Published 28/08/2015

, Brussels - The European Commission will launch a study in September of the ride-hailing app Uber in an effort to settle legal disputes that [more…]

Rebekah Brooks returning to News Corp as UK chief: FT

Published 28/08/2015

LONDON Rebekah Brooks will return to her old job heading Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper division, the Financial Times reported, just over a year after being [more…]

Pentagon teams up with Apple, Boeing to develop wearable tech

Published 28/08/2015

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter awarded $75 million on Friday to help a consortium of high-tech firms and researchers develop electronic systems [more…]

Investors still in the dark as cyber threat grows

Published 28/08/2015

LONDON/BOSTON Investors are being poorly served by a haphazard approach from fund managers to the growing threat of cyber crime damaging the companies in which [more…]

Clive Owen makes Broadway debut in Pinter’s ‘Old Times’

Published 27/08/2015

NEW YORK British actor Clive Owen swaps Hollywood for the stage in "Old Times", making his Broadway debut in a revival of Nobel Laureate Harold [more…]

Scientists solve mystery of polar bear Knut’s death

Published 27/08/2015

BERLIN Knut, the star polar bear who was hand-reared at Berlin zoo after his mother rejected him, had a type of auto-immune inflation of the [more…]

ABBA piano seen raising money, money, money at auction

Published 27/08/2015

LONDON The piano used to play the glissando that kicks off ABBA's disco hit "Dancing Queen" will be one of the star attractions at a [more…]

U.S. SNI bought nearly all remaining shares in Polish TVN

Published 27/08/2015

WARSAW U.S. media group Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI.N) bought nearly all remaining shares in Polish broadcaster TVN TVN.WA, planning to delist the company from the [more…]

ESM’s Regling says threat of Grexit is still there

Published 27/08/2015

BERLIN A Greek exit from the euro zone was a possibility and remains a threat if Athens does not fulfill the conditions of its third [more…]