LONDON (Reuters) - Police conducting a global search for Madeleine McCann, the British girl who disappeared in 2007, have pieced together a different version of events surrounding her suspected abduct...October 13, 2013, 8:25 pm
By Alan Wheatley
LONDON (Reuters) - From its high labour taxes to its low literacy scores, Italy's entrenched obstacles to growth point up the enduring failure of some euro zone economi...
Sir Richard Branson's decision to leave Britain is a turnaround for the entrepreneur who has draped himself in the Union Jack to promote his business.October 13, 2013, 6:33 pm
By Yeganeh Torbati and Fredrik Dahl
DUBAI/VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran on Sunday rejected the West's demand to send sensitive nuclear material out of the country but signalled flexibility on...
By Renee Maltezou and Deepa Babington
ATHENS (Reuters) - She first got into politics in Greece last year - when she bought herself a bullet-proof vest and learned how to beat up immigra...
LONDON (Reuters) - China's Beijing Construction Engineering Group (BCEG)
China has pledged to shut down 2000 coal mines by the end of 2015 in a bid to improve safety standards.October 13, 2013, 2:44 pm
Sydney (AFP) - Former union chief Bill Shorten was elected Australia's new Labor leader Sunday, with the party pledging to draw a line under years of infighting that saw two prime ministers toppled.October 13, 2013, 2:31 pm
Manila (AFP) - A major clean-up operation was under way in the Philippines on Sunday after Typhoon Nari pounded the archipelago's north, leaving 13 dead, as authorities issued a storm warning for the east of the country.October 13, 2013, 1:31 pm
Beijing (AFP) - While US politicians grapple with how to reopen their shuttered government and avoid a potentially disastrous default on their debt, the world should consider 'de-Americanising', a commentary on China's official news agency said Sunday.October 13, 2013, 1:30 pm
Sydney (AFP) - Cross-code superstar Sonny Bill Williams said Sunday he will return to rugby union in 2015 after completing a second season with Australian National Rugby League champions the Sydney Roosters.October 13, 2013, 9:54 am
Medical marijuana shops are being shut down in Los Angeles in line with a new law approved by voters.October 13, 2013, 9:52 am
Wellington (AFP) - Winger Cory Jane has been rushed back into the All Blacks squad, despite fleeting game time following a serious knee injury that has sidelined him all year.October 13, 2013, 8:38 am
By Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - A British court will this week consider whether attempted manipulation of the benchmark interest rate Libor can invalidate loans and other deals or s...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The president of the World Bank on Saturday warned the United States was just "days away" from causing a global economic disaster unless politicians come up with a plan to raise...October 13, 2013, 6:28 am
Bhubaneswar (India) (AFP) - A cyclone left a trail of death and destruction Sunday after winds packing speeds of up to 200 kilometres an hour ripped through a vast swathe of India's impoverished east coast.October 13, 2013, 5:49 am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Talks to form a German government are on track and the new administration should be in place by mid-November, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Saturday.
Kabul (AFP) - President Hamid Karzai and US Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday that talks on the future of US forces in Afghanistan were stuck on the key issue of US troop immunity.October 13, 2013, 3:05 am
By Jan Strupczewski
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Financial leaders from the Group of 20 leading economies should reduce the number of issues they tackle, agree on measurable targets and set u...
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called the leaders of Britain and France to urge them not to ease sanctions on Iran over its nuclear programme, ahead of talks betwe...October 13, 2013, 2:38 am
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