Zdravko Pocivalsek has never been a member of a political party or run for office

Slovenia, which narrowly avoided an international bailout last year, has appointed spa resort manager Zdravko Pocivalsek as its economy minister after(...)

Fans of Brazil react after their loss to Germany in their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte. Photograph: Reuters

Where were you when Germany hammered Brazil, granddad? The stadium media centre (“SMC” to young people) at the Arena Corinthians in São Paulo has i(...)