Tokyo (AFP) - Flamboyant former Japanese premier Junichiro Koizumi on Tuesday called on his one-time protege and the nation's current leader to abandon nuclear power as anti-atomic sentiment runs high after the Fukushima disaster.November 12, 2013, 9:13 pm
Tacloban (Philippines) (AFP) - Philippine troops killed two communist insurgents who attacked an aid convoy en route to typhoon-devastated Tacloban on Tuesday, the military said, as soldiers were deployed to quell looting by hungry survivors.November 12, 2013, 9:09 pm
By Matt Scuffham and Steve Slater
LONDON (Reuters) - Part-nationalised Royal Bank of Scotland
By Bernardo Vizcaino
DUBAI (Reuters) - When the British government said last month it would issue its first Islamic bond, the implications went far beyond the debt market: it was a sign...
By Alexei Anishchuk and Ho Binh Minh
HANOI (Reuters) - Russian firms Rosneft
By Alice Baghdjian
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss Life
German woman Sonja Suder, 80, has been cleared by a court of murder charges over an attack on an OPEC office but guilty of several bombings.November 12, 2013, 8:08 pm
By Annika Breidthardt and Georgina Prodhan
BERLIN/VIENNA (Reuters) - The European Central Bank's interest rates have not reached rock bottom even after last week's cut, two ECB policyma...
BERLIN (Reuters) - German automaker Volkswagen
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre
BANGKOK (Reuters) - An escalation of mass street rallies in Bangkok could deepen divisions in polarised Thailand and threaten the stability of a government feelin...
By Praveen Menon
DUBAI (Reuters) - High fuel costs and weak currencies in some key markets flattened first-half profit growth at Dubai's flagship airline Emirates
By Ben Hirschler
LONDON (Reuters) - An experimental GlaxoSmithKline
By Carolyn Cohn
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is considering setting up a London-based clearing bank for the offshore yuan market to improve liquidity, a government minister said on Tuesda...
TOKYO (Reuters) - Former Japanese premier Junichiro Koizumi on Tuesday urged his old deputy, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, to abandon nuclear power, adding to pressure on the government to re-consider it...November 12, 2013, 7:14 pm
By Prak Chan Thul
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian riot police used sticks, tear gas and guns to break up a garment workers' strike on Tuesday, killing one woman and wounding eight peop...
As the Philippines steps up efforts to reach the victims of Typhoon Haiyan, aid is pouring from the around the world, including from Australia.November 12, 2013, 7:09 pm
MILAN (Reuters) - Italian market regulator Consob is carrying out checks on Telecom Italia's
PARIS (Reuters) - The outlook for growth in developed economies improved further in September, with a fledgling recovery "gaining momentum" in the euro zone, the OECD said on Tuesday as it published i...November 12, 2013, 7:05 pm
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - RTL Group
By James Davey
LONDON (Reuters) - British fashion retailer New Look cautioned that trading in the key Christmas quarter had got off to a slow start with unseasonably warm weather since ...
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