By John O'Donnell and Jan Strupczewski
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Austria dismissed calls on Friday to follow Luxembourg in ending bank secrecy but pressure grew as a group of Europe's biggest ...
By Ethan Bilby
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Output at euro zone factories rose greater than expected in the month of February on a jump in energy production, a sign of growing demand giving hop...
LONDON (Reuters) - British construction output showed a tentative recovery in February but will need to record stellar growth in March to avoid registering a further quarter of contraction.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's financial industry regulator ordered Royal Bank of Scotland's
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - German investor Joh A Benckiser (JAB) is to buy the owner of Douwe Egberts coffee in 7.5-billion-euro ($9.8 billion) deal to bolster its position in a hot drinks industry driven ...April 12, 2013, 3:25 pm
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Slovenia's financial problems are not on the agenda of the meeting of euro zone finance ministers on Friday, the chairman of the meeting, Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem ...April 12, 2013, 3:13 pm
SYDNEY (AFP) - Papua New Guinea must tackle the scourge of sorcery-related murder, the United Nations said Friday, after an elderly woman was beheaded in the Pacific nation.April 12, 2013, 2:59 pm
A severed goat's head delivered to the Chicago Cubs baseball team harks back to a long-time "curse", but police don't know what the motive is.April 12, 2013, 2:52 pm
By Paul Sandle
GRIMETHORPE, England (Reuters) - In an old-fashioned social club near what was once one of Britain's richest coal seams, former miners played cards and toasted the death ...
By James Davey
LONDON (Reuters) - After a decade pushing its non-food business, Tesco
BERLIN (Reuters) - The finance minister of Luxembourg said on Friday that Europe and the International Monetary Fund could not increase their 10 billion contribution to a bailout for Cyprus despite ne...April 12, 2013, 2:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AFP) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is holed up in the Ecuador's embassy in London, gave an upbeat assessment to his chances of winning a seat in Australia's Senate.April 12, 2013, 2:27 pm
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan (AFP) - On an Afghan parade ground, Dutch soldiers stand to attention at a graduation ceremony for local police officers, one of many such scenes which will soon fade into the past.April 12, 2013, 2:27 pm
By Laura Noonan and Sinead Cruise
LONDON (Reuters) - British financial regulators have blocked just 30 out of a possible 227,000 applications to the sector's most risk-sensitive jobs si...
WANNING, China (AFP) - Rumbling earthmovers carve out a seaside golf course among fallen palm trees on a Chinese island, after authorities silenced the man who spoke out against destroying the tropical forest.April 12, 2013, 1:59 pm
By Angela Moon and Doris Frankel
NEW YORK/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Within 36 hours of Warren Buffett's announcement of a deal to buy H.J. Heinz, U.S. authorities froze an account linked to p...
THE HAGUE (AFP) - Australia will fire the opening salvoes in a legal battle before the United Nations' highest court in June to try to stop Japan's whale hunt in Antarctica.April 12, 2013, 1:08 pm
SYDNEY (AFP) - Australia's Woodside Petroleum announced Friday it was shelving a controversial gas export project worth more than $40 billion, prompting government assurances that the resources boom was not over.April 12, 2013, 1:00 pm
SYDNEY (AFP) - Australia named former rugby league international Israel Folau in a 30-man Wallabies preliminary squad on Friday, but there was no place for Quade Cooper ahead of the British and Irish Lions tour.April 12, 2013, 12:58 pm
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