Opinion

A fishy situation at the top of the world

With climate change opening up the Arctic, a pact regulating commercial fishing in the region is urgently needed.

Michael Byers

by Michael Byers

Michael Byers

Politics

Faroe Islands fear dip in population

Government faces uphill challenge in trying to convince its younger generation to continue living on the remote island.

Environment

Faroe Islands challenge EU fishing sanctions

Self-governing islands within Danish Kingdom insist they are not the "pirates of the North Atlantic".

Environment

Thousands flock to see the total eclipse

But will the weather ruin the event?

Thousands flock to see the total eclipse

Sport

Germany inch closer to Euro 2012 spot

Germany all but assure their place at Euro 2012 finals with a comfortable 3-1 victory in Azerbaijan.

Germany inch closer to Euro 2012 spot

Sport

Italy on track for Euro 2012

Germany and Italy move closer to European qualification as France stall against Belarus.

Italy on track for Euro 2012

Sport

Do I have to play?

NFL serves up Super Bowl entree in Hawaii but players' and fans' appetite for the all-star Pro Bowl is debatable.

Do I have to play?

Sport

Big guns fire in Euro qualifiers

French get first win in six as Germany, England, Italy and the Dutch all win Euro 2012 qualifiers but Portugal lose.

Big guns fire in Euro qualifiers

Sport

'Wounded lions' face Bosnia test

Laurent Blanc's France desperately need to get their Euro 2012 campaign back on track in Sarajevo.

'Wounded lions' face Bosnia test

Sport

Zidane helps rebuild reputations

Former World Cup winner drafted in to inspire shamed French as Euro 2012 qualifiers kick off.

Zidane helps rebuild reputations