A good idea for Luxembourg? Japan clocks out early for 'Premium Friday'

Japan's Prime Minister spent Friday afternoon meditating while staff at some of the country's biggest firms quit work early, in time for a bit of shopping or maybe a boozy train ride. More

Add-ons and apps How smartphones are revolutionising medicine

Smartphones are revolutionising the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses, thanks to add-ons and apps that make their ubiquitous small screens into medical devices, researchers say. More

Police awareness raising Keyless entry systems make thieves' lives easy

Police from Luxembourg are trying to raise awareness about the security flaws of so-called keyless entry systems for cars. The system is to be found increasingly on new cars and allows to start and drive a car without putting the key in the ignition. More

From February Tobacco prices rise in Luxembourg

February sees the price of tobacco in Luxembourg increase, stated Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna in a response to a parliamentary question. More

A wrong step? Anger in India at Amazon's Gandhi flip-flops

Flip-flops bearing the face of India's independence icon Mahatma Gandhi for sale on Amazon triggered fresh outrage Sunday, days after the e-retail giant was forced to stop selling Indian flag doormats. More