By Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - Lloyds Banking Group Plc Chairman Win Bischoff is to retire in the next year, handing the reins to a successor who must steer it through a potentiall...
LONDON (Reuters) - Platinum miner Lonmin
LONDON (Reuters) - Miner Glencore Xstrata met market forecasts with an 18 percent increase in copper production in the first quarter of 2013, as new operations expand to substitute depleted mines and ...May 13, 2013, 2:19 pm
By Padraic Halpin
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish drugmaker Elan Corporation
By Tim Cocks
BAGA, Nigeria (Reuters) - After a crackdown pushed them out of Nigeria's northern cities, Islamist militant group Boko Haram have regrouped, rearmed and are staging a bold ...
SHANGHAI (AFP) - Movie star Jet Li has joined up with renowned Chinese Internet entrepreneur Jack Ma to open a t'ai chi school in a bid to promote the traditional exercise.May 13, 2013, 2:10 pm
By Martin Santa
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Cyprus and Malta have a lot in common: Mediterranean islands enjoying 10 months of sunshine a year, they joined the European Union in 2004, use the ...
A man has been arrested following an armed police operation on Auckland's north shore which resulted in two schools going into lockdown.May 13, 2013, 1:22 pm
SEOUL (AFP) - South Korea and a US strike force led by the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz kicked off Monday a joint naval drill slammed by North Korea as a "wanton" provocation and rehearsal for war.May 13, 2013, 1:05 pm
By Ilaina Jonas
NEW YORK (Reuters) - There's expensive and then there's Hong Kong.
The Asian shopping haven in the first quarter kept its crown as having the world's high...
SEOUL (AFP) - North Korea has replaced its hawkish armed forces minister after just six months in the job -- the latest in a long line of top military reshuffles by supreme leader Kim Jong-Un.May 13, 2013, 11:50 am
PERTH (Reuters) - Glencore Xstrata
By Angus McDowall
RIYADH (Reuters) - World Health Organisation (WHO) officials said on Sunday it seemed likely a new coronavirus that has killed at least 18 people in the Middle East an...
SYDNEY (AFP) - Australia will delay its foreign aid spending targets and close its embassy in Budapest as the government scrambles to rein in costs to meet revenue shortfalls, Foreign Minister Bob Carr said on Monday.May 13, 2013, 10:09 am
Prince Harry has joined cadets at a US Air Force academy in Colorado Springs for an American Football training session.May 13, 2013, 9:52 am
WELLINGTON (AFP) - New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Monday welcomed the resignation of a government politician who came under fire for drunkenly abusing a waiter during a night out.May 13, 2013, 9:36 am
By Barbara Lewis
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - China's decision to ease a boycott of some $11 billion (7.16 billion pounds) in Airbus jet orders followed a high-level appeal from the planemaker ...
LONDON (Reuters) - British companies have grown more optimistic about the economy in recent months as a recovery, increasingly aided by a central bank funding scheme, is gathering pace, a leading busi...May 13, 2013, 7:19 am
By Steve Slater
LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC's
By Andrew Osborn
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron will visit Boston on Monday to learn more about the bombings there after a meeting with President Barack Obama aimed...
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