Having a shower can be dangerous during lightning

Frankfurt  - Lightning isn't only an outdoor hazard. In houses without adequate lightning protection, it can turn bathing or showering into a dangerous undertaking.

Lowest-priced Fiat will be well above Tato Nano level

Frankfurt - Fiat's planned super-low-cost car for emerging markets will be priced well above the Nano, the no-frills model promised by Tata of India, according to the chief of the Italian group's c

Use make-up lightly to make eyes look bigger

Frankfurt - Want to try and make your eyes look bigger? Then your make-up should be a balance between light and shade.

ECB to keep rates on hold as it revises up inflation forecast

Frankfurt  - ECB to keep rates on hold as it revises up inflation forecast

Top German peace award goes to artist Anselm Kiefer

Frankfurt  - Anselm Kiefer, 63, the contemporary German artist, was named Wednesday as 2008 winner of a top award that honours writing for peace, the German Book Trade Peace Prize.

ECB to talk tough on inflation threat

Frankfurt - The European Central Bank meets Thursday with surging inflation expected to result in the ECB leaving rates on hold at 4.0 per cent for the 12th month in a row.