TOKYO (AFP) - A bull has gored to death a 40-year-old man in southern Japan just a month after attacking his father and breaking the older man's ribs, police and a report said Wednesday.May 1, 2013, 5:42 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - British engineering company Weir
By Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - New British bank Aldermore aims to expand its balance sheet by 60 percent or 1.5 billion pounds this year by picking up customers shunned by larger r...
By Clare Kane
MADRID (Reuters) - Workers hit by lower living standards and record high unemployment staged May Day protests across Europe on Wednesday, hoping to persuade their governme...
By Olesya Dmitracova
LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturing almost returned to growth in April and house prices showed their biggest annual rise in more than a year, suggesting that a...
LONDON (Reuters) - First-quarter economic output data suggests Britain's economy may be healthier than previous figures suggested, Bank of England deputy governor Paul Tucker said in a newspaper artic...May 1, 2013, 3:52 pm
PNG opposition leader Belden Namah says he will produce evidence of corrupt behaviour by the country's prime minister at a defamation hearing.May 1, 2013, 3:31 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Three British soldiers have been killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, Britain's Defence Ministry said on Wednesday, in the deadliest single attack on the British military there...May 1, 2013, 2:55 pm
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysia's opposition and clean-polls activists said Wednesday the integrity of weekend elections was in doubt after revelations that indelible ink meant to prevent fraud was easily washed off.May 1, 2013, 2:50 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - British aircraft parts supplier Meggitt
SYDNEY (AFP) - Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill has announced a renewed push for the death penalty, and life sentences for rape, saying that "draconian" penalties were needed to tackle violent crime.May 1, 2013, 2:31 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - British house prices dipped unexpectedly in April from March but a recently extended credit scheme should buoy the market in coming months, mortgage lender Nationwide said on Wednes...May 1, 2013, 2:13 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Home Retail
Amanda Knox, who is accused of killing Meredith Kercher in 2007, says she was aware of being labelled a she-devil in the media, but says "They're wrong".May 1, 2013, 2:05 pm
By Tom Bergin
LONDON (Reuters) - Executives from Google Inc. and its auditor Ernst & Young will be called again to a British parliament committee to testify on tax, after a Reuters ...
By Mike Dolan
LONDON (Reuters) - With a lack of bank lending to European businesses stifling the region's economy, sidestepping the middlemen - if not quite cutting them out altogether ...
By Michael Georgy
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's powerful army chief has suggested the military is unhappy with how authorities have treated former army chief and president Pervez Mus...
SEOUL (AFP) - South Korea said Wednesday it was edging towards a deal with North Korea to ensure the return of the remaining workers at a joint industrial zone that has become a casualty of military tensions.May 1, 2013, 1:17 pm
By Mitra Taj and Teresa Cespedes
LIMA (Reuters) - Peru's mining minister is winning a crucial cabinet battle by swaying President Ollanta Humala to water down a law that gives indigenou...
By Hugh Bronstein
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentine energy company YPF
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