UPDATE 1-Colfax joins bidding for Charter International

* Move follows bidding by buyout firm Melrose plc
(Revises to add information about Colfax and New York

Europe faces week of challenges in debt crisis

(Reuters) – Europe faces a string of political and legal tests this week that could hurt efforts to resolve its sovereign debt crisis and increase pressure for governments to try more radical solutions.


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Italy pledges to meet debt goal as worries grow

CERNOBBIO, Italy (Reuters) – Economy Minister Giulio Tremonti promised on Sunday to meet Italy’s budget commitments after the European Central Bank stepped up pressure for action by the struggling center-right government.

Éducation : les enjeux pour la présidentielle

En ce jour de rentrée scolaire, l’ s’impose comme l’un des sujets majeurs de la campagne présidentielle à venir.

Amazon reworks website before offering new tablet

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc is rolling out a major redesign of its familiar website as it prepares to offer a new $250 tablet device to rival Apple Inc’s iPad.