By Erika Solomon
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebels repelled an advance by government forces near a strategic highway in northern Syria on Tuesday, in fierce battles expected to inflict h...
TAIPEI (AFP) - Taiwan is planning a permanent ban on the killing of live poultry in traditional markets amid concerns over the spread of the H7N9 avian flu virus in China, an official said Tuesday.April 16, 2013, 8:03 pm
(Reuters) - Coca-Cola Co
By Justyna Pawlak and Fatos Bytyci
BRUSSELS/PRISTINA (Reuters) - The European Union gave Serbia a last chance to clinch membership talks with the bloc on Tuesday, summoning the Balkan c...
LONDON (AFP) - Star England batsman Kevin Pietersen has been ruled out of next month's home Test series with New Zealand due to a knee injury, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Tuesday.April 16, 2013, 7:32 pm
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain will stick to its plan to use its guarantee deposit fund to help investors in some risky bank debt who lost money in a bail-out of the financial sector, despite a negative leg...April 16, 2013, 7:30 pm
By Gul Yousafzai
QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - A powerful earthquake struck a border area of southeast Iran on Tuesday killing at least 35 people in neighbouring Pakistan, destroying hun...
The Boston Marathon blasts were well co-ordinated, and investigators are struggling to answer the questions who and why.April 16, 2013, 6:59 pm
PNG Prime Minister Peter O'Neill has condemned the murder of an Australian tourist in the Highlands, demanding police find those responsible.April 16, 2013, 6:53 pm
By Clara Ferreira-Marques
LONDON (Reuters) - China's antitrust authorities removed the last obstacle to Glencore's $30 billion (19.6 billion pounds) takeover of miner Xstrata on Tuesday...
ROME (Reuters) - The seizure of assets as part of a probe into suspected fraud against Italy's Monte Paschi
STRASBOURG, France (Reuters) - A man held in Britain and accused of plotting to set up a militant training camp should not be extradited to the United States to face terrorism charges due to concerns ...April 16, 2013, 6:15 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Shares in global miner Xstrata climbed 6 percent on Tuesday, with traders citing a media report that its takeover by commodities trader Glencore had cleared the final regulatory hur...April 16, 2013, 5:52 pm
By Ethan Bilby
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Inflationary pressures eased further in March in the 17 countries using the euro, spurred by a continued downward trend in energy prices, data from t...
LONDON (Reuters) - German-based Scope Ratings said it plans to start rating European and global banks as part of its push to challenge the established U.S. credit ratings firms.
PARIS (Reuters) - French insurer AXA
TUNIS (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund is very close to reaching an agreement with Tunisia on providing a precautionary credit line worth $1.75 billion, a senior IMF official told reporters...April 16, 2013, 5:29 pm
By Christine Murray
LONDON (Reuters) - British recruiter PageGroup
By Manuel María Ruiz
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's short-term borrowing costs fell to their lowest levels since the 2010 Greek financial rescue triggered a sell-off in Spanish debt, at an...
BERLIN (Reuters) - German wages should rise in order in reduce imbalances in Europe that have contributed to the tensions in the euro zone, France's Industry Minister Arnaud Montebourg said in a Germa...April 16, 2013, 5:15 pm
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