By Kevin Yao and Xiaoyi Shao
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's annual consumer inflation accelerated more than expected in April while factory prices fell for a 14th consecutive month, highli...
By Serajul Quadir and Ruma Paul
DHAKA (Reuters) - Eight people were killed when a fire swept through a clothing factory in Bangladesh, police and an industry association official said o...
WASHINGTON (AFP) - South Korea's president proposed small peace steps with North Korea including a park on the tense border but said that the communist state had to give up its nuclear weapons.May 9, 2013, 9:26 am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama and Prime Minister David Cameron will meet at the White House on Monday to discuss Syria, the global economy, trade and the upcoming meeting in Northern I...May 9, 2013, 7:13 am
By David Milliken
LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England decided against pumping more stimulus into Britain's fragile economy on Thursday, as policymakers await the arrival of new gover...
BEIJING (AFP) - Indian Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid begins a two-day trip to China on Thursday, just days after the resolution of a border flare-up that highlighted longstanding tensions between the Asian giants.May 9, 2013, 5:54 am
Cleveland suspect Ariel Castro has been charged with kidnap and rape, US prosecutors say.May 9, 2013, 5:46 am
By Olivia Oran
(Reuters) - Guggenheim Partners has poached senior bankers from Barclays Plc's
By Lisa Richwine
(Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's News Corp reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, aided by growth at its cable networks, and said it is on track to...
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Groupon Inc
DHAKA (AFP) - Bangladesh has shut down 18 garment plants to prevent a repeat of last month's factory collapse outside Dhaka as the death toll from the disaster climbed past 800 on Wednesday.May 9, 2013, 4:08 am
By Mirna Sleiman and David French
DUBAI (Reuters) - The Dubai Group investment firm said on Thursday it expected a $10-billion (6.42 billion pounds) restructuring of its debt within wee...
By Alwyn Scott
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The lithium-ion batteries used in Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner are getting x-ray scans to help investigators determine what caused them to overheat and...
By Michelle Nichols
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The International Criminal Court is still investigating war crimes in Libya despite a clash with the country's government over who has the...
BEIJING (AFP) - Most of China's rich have used their wealth to obtain residency rights abroad or considered doing so, according to a report by US business consulting firm Bain & Company.May 9, 2013, 2:40 am
DENPASAR, Indonesia (AFP) - An Indonesian court sentenced a German man Wednesday to five years in prison for attempting to smuggle hashish onto the resort island of Bali.May 9, 2013, 2:37 am
By Jonathan Stempel
(Reuters) - Jeffrey Skilling, the former Enron Corp chief executive, could be freed from prison nearly a decade sooner than originally expected, under an agreement w...
By Harro Ten Wolde and Clare Kane
FRANKFURT/MADRID (Reuters) - Three of Europe's biggest telecom operators reported lower revenues on Wednesday, blaming the weak European economy and st...
By Karen Jacobs
(Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc
UNITED NATIONS (AFP) - The United Nations on Wednesday pulled peacekeepers back from an observation post in the Golan Heights ceasefire zone where four Philippine troops were abducted by Syrian rebels, a spokesman said.May 9, 2013, 2:11 am
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