British exam board outsources marking to India

A major exam board has become the first in Britain to outsource marking to India as part of a cost-cutting project aimed at speeding up the assessment process.

Leaders recall WWII, Europe`s `most tragic chapter`

German leader Angela Merkel recalled World War II as the "most tragic chapter" in European history on Tuesday as the continent marked 70 years since the conflict began on the shores of the Baltic.