MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The Mexican government's consumer protection agency said on Sunday it had opened a class action lawsuit against Carlos Slim's fixed line phone company Telmex for making illegal...April 1, 2013, 7:35 am
By Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's biggest retail bank Lloyds said on Monday it was on course to beat its own target of lending 1 billion pounds to UK manufacturers before Se...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States sent F-22 stealth fighter jets to South Korea on Sunday to join military drills aimed at underscoring the U.S. commitment to defend Seoul in the face of an int...April 1, 2013, 5:57 am
Shakespeare was a ruthless businessman who grew wealthy dealing in grain during a time of famine, a new study says.April 1, 2013, 5:41 am
NEW DELHI (AFP) - India's Supreme Court is set to rule Monday on a patent challenge by Swiss drug giant Novartis that activists say threatens access to cheap generic versions of life-saving drugs in developing nations.April 1, 2013, 5:17 am
By David Stanway
SHANGHANG COUNTY, China (Reuters) - When Zijin Mining Group threatened to move its headquarters some 270 kms from its home county of Shanghang to Xiamen on China's sout...
Five members of a California family are dead after their van was rear-ended by a driver later arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.April 1, 2013, 4:25 am
By Fabian Cambero
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Codelco, the world's No. 1 copper producer, is losing a "substantial" amount of output due to a two-day-old strike at its Radomiro Tomic open pit ...
The Queen has led members of the royal family at the traditional Easter Sunday church service at Windsor Castle.April 1, 2013, 4:08 am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil services giant Schlumberger Ltd
By Emily Flitter
NEW YORK (Reuters) - To win a guilty verdict against one of hedge fund titan Steven A Cohen's most senior portfolio managers, U.S. prosecutors face a tough task: convin...
By Alan Wheatley, Global Economics Correspondent
LONDON (Reuters) - ‘Historic' is an overused word. But if the Bank of Japan meets expectations and embarks this week on a radical poli...
By Thomas Ferraro and Steve Holland
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - With U.S. business and labour now in agreement, a bipartisan group of senators has resolved all major issues in a pending deal...
PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - At least 10 people have been killed in flash floods in Mauritius and more downpours could be on the way, officials and the Indian Ocean island's meteorological service said on S...April 1, 2013, 2:32 am
BANGKOK (AFP) - Australia's Scott Hend came from six-shots behind to win the inaugural Chiangmai Golf Classic by three strokes on Sunday, carding a final-round eight-under-par 64.April 1, 2013, 1:29 am
By Ed Stoddard
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The condition of South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela has improved further, the government said on Sunday, as the 94-year-old anti-apar...
YANGON (AFP) - Communal conflict in Myanmar "tarnished" the country's world image, President Thein Sein said Sunday, in the wake of violence targeting Muslims that saw dozens killed and sparked international concern.April 1, 2013, 1:09 am
JAKARTA (AFP) - More than 200 Indonesian Christians on Sunday held an Easter service in front of the presidential palace, demanding the government stop church closures in the world's most populous Muslim country.April 1, 2013, 12:53 am
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's stock exchange said on Sunday a subsidiary of Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman's Altimo had offered to buy 100 percent of Egypt's Orascom Telecom
BEIJING (AFP) - Hopes were fading Sunday that Chinese search and rescue teams would find survivors, two days after a huge landslide crashed down a Tibetan mountain and buried more than 80 mine workers.April 1, 2013, 12:20 am
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