Reality Check (Cover | Europe)

As the referendum looms, the French talk a lot about the constitution but not enough about themselves


Dutch Treat (Cover | The Netherlands)

The no camp gains ground in the Netherlands


10 Questions For Henning Kagermann (Business | Q&A)

Germany's SAP has unveiled a preliminary version of Mendocino, new software that links its products with longtime rival Microsoft. Can cooperation strengthen SAP's hold on corporate computers?


A Is For Apple

Parents and schools are finally waking up to the unpalatable truth about children's poor diets


Karimov's Crackdown (Notebook | Uzbekistan)

Uzbekistan's old-school leader has faced down his opponents — at least the local ones

It's Good To Talk (Notebook | Spain)

Can Spain bite the bullet and negotiate with Basque terrorists?


Like Only Cannes Can (Movies | Cannes)

The best of the parties and premieres from the annual film fest



Italy's Cutting Edge (Global Adviser | Next Time You're In ... Genoa)

A visit to this barber shop is as much for the art of its heirlooms as the art of its hair

Wrap It Up, I'll Take It (Global Adviser | Home)

Architectural salvage means you can buy a slice of history for your own castle

On the Detective's Trail (Global Adviser | Time Traveler)

Follow Botswana's famous female sleuth, courtesy of Alexander McCall Smith

Raising Riesling (Global Adviser | Day Tripper)

German vineyards that may put the oompah back in a wine lover's life