ROME (REUTERS) - Top Italian chefs are clamouring for the resignation of a junior minister who dismissed the country's cuisine as a poor copy of trendy French cooking, poking a sore spot in a long-held kitchen rivalry between the two nations.
LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - Wikileaks founder Julian Assange may claim to be a champion of transparency, but when an Oscar-winning filmmaker wanted to shine a light on his rise to fame after publishing secret US diplomatic cables on his website, Mr Assange was none too pleased.
LONDON (AP) - A British Airways jet made an emergency landing at London's Heathrow Airport Friday after developing a technical problem after takeoff.
LONDON (AFP) - Britain's intelligence services came under pressure on Friday to explain how they let two Islamic extremists suspected of hacking a soldier to death in the streets of London slip through their net.
STOCKHOLM (REUTERS) - Police in the Swedish capital are to seek reinforcements after youths again set cars ablaze and threw stones at police for a fifth night running, officials said on Friday.