SYDNEY (AFP) - Before they stand in front of a gathering of close family and friends to declare their love, Sydney couple Kate Duffy and Lisa Bowen must jet to New Zealand if they are to make it the "real deal".May 8, 2013, 2:18 pm
By Kate Holton
LONDON (Reuters) - Justin King dismissed rumours he planned to quit as head of J Sainsbury
Philadelphia prosecutors say 72-year-old Dr Kermit Gosnell routinely killed babies born alive, charges a jury has been deliberating for a week.May 8, 2013, 2:14 pm
The mayor of Boston believes the body of bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev should be sent back to Russia, where his parents live.May 8, 2013, 2:14 pm
By Ethan Bilby
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Addressing an audience of dignitaries in Luxembourg in 2005, Bulgaria's then prime minister extolled the virtues of European Union membership, declar...
LONDON (Reuters) - Tullow Oil
SINGAPORE (AFP) - A Swiss ex-banker was Wednesday sentenced to more than four months in jail for having sex with an underaged Singaporean prostitute, in a sleaze scandal that sparked uproar in the city-state.May 8, 2013, 2:00 pm
United Airlines expects to start flying its Boeing 787s again on May 20 after the aircraft's problems with smouldering batteries.May 8, 2013, 1:51 pm
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Telekom's
The Queen looks unlikely to visit Australia again after it was confirmed she'll miss November's Commonwealth summit as part of plans to reduce her travel.May 8, 2013, 1:38 pm
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch banking and insurance group ING
LAHORE, Pakistan (AFP) - Pakistani politician Imran Khan was being treated for a head injury Wednesday after falling at an election rally, the latest dramatic turn in a campaign that has seen more than 100 people killed in attacks.May 8, 2013, 1:09 pm
BEIJING (AFP) - China swung back to trade surplus in April after posting a rare deficit the previous month, official data showed Wednesday, but analysts cautioned the better-than-expected figures may not reflect reality.May 8, 2013, 12:34 pm
By Lawrence White and Steve Slater
HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) - Standard Chartered Plc suffered a drop in first-quarter operating profit after the Asia-focused bank hit trouble in Korea...
By Martyn Herman
LONDON (Reuters) - Alex Ferguson, Britain's longest-serving and most successful football manager, will retire at the end of the season after more than 26 years spent de...
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Rio Tinto , the world's No. 2 iron ore miner, is keeping output expansion plans for the steelmaking raw material intact, with global demand led by top...May 8, 2013, 11:36 am
United States governor Chris Christie says he has undergone weight-loss surgery.May 8, 2013, 11:29 am
SYDNEY (AFP) - The head of a landmark UN team set up to probe human rights violations in North Korea said Wednesday he had been inundated by people wanting to give evidence on abuses just hours after his appointment.May 8, 2013, 11:14 am
China has accused the US of being the 'real hacking empire' after the Pentagon said Beijing is using espionage to fuel its military modernisation.May 8, 2013, 10:44 am
By Lewa Pardomuan and Fayen Wong
SINGAPORE/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese gold imports are likely to swell further after more than doubling to an all time high in March as retail consumers...
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