KOLKATA (AFP) - An Irish charity worker, allegedly raped by an Indian businessman, has been taken to hospital after an overdose of prescription drugs, a medical official and police said on Sunday.June 10, 2013, 5:44 am
By Annie Banerji and D. Jose
NEW DELHI/KANYAKUMARI (Reuters) - The thud of bullets smacking into his wooden fishing boat jolted captain John Freddy out of his afternoon nap. He saw one ...
DHAKA (AFP) - Bangladesh on Sunday suspended seven safety inspectors after an investigation found they rubber-stamped operating licences for factories that later collapsed in the nation's worst industrial disaster, a top official said.June 10, 2013, 5:32 am
By Jared Ferrie
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (Reuters) - In a cramped auditorium in Myanmar's capital, pro-democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi had a message for the world's business elite: her co...
By Langi Chiang and Jonathan Standing
BEIJING (Reuters) - Risks are rising that China's economic growth will fall further in the second quarter and that full-year forecasts will be cut ...
By Nathan Layne and Lawrence White
TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Japan's stock trading boom has turned long-suffering equities desks in Tokyo into profit drivers for global investment ban...
PANAJI, India (AFP) - Controversial Indian politician Narendra Modi was chosen Sunday to front the main opposition's campaign for general elections in 2014, boosting his chances of becoming the nation's next prime minister.June 10, 2013, 4:53 am
SEOUL (AFP) - North and South Korea agreed early Monday after marathon talks to hold a government-level meeting in Seoul with the aim of rebuilding trust following months of tensions and threats of nuclear war.June 10, 2013, 4:27 am
An openly gay British soldier has detailed how Prince Harry intervened after he was threatened with a "battering" by six fellow soldiers.June 10, 2013, 4:26 am
By David Henry and Nate Raymond
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investment partnership Royalty Pharma
(Reuters) - Shares of Tesla Motors Inc
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's economy is gaining force, industrial output is rising and inflation is falling, showing that concerns about the country's direction are misplaced, Finance Minister ...June 10, 2013, 4:02 am
COLOMBO (AFP) - Monsoon rain and strong winds in Sri Lanka have killed at least 27 people with many more wounded and missing, mostly fishermen caught in rough seas, an official said Sunday.June 10, 2013, 3:24 am
By Krista Hughes
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico and Peru's popularity among foreign investors means they are among the emerging market economies most exposed to losses when the United S...
PARIS (Reuters) - All of France will have to participate in reforms to the country's pension system, a minister said on Sunday, fanning expectations that an advisory panel due to report next week coul...June 10, 2013, 2:33 am
By Andrew Osborn
LONDON (Reuters) - Revelations of a huge, secret U.S. Internet spying programme have raised awkward questions for allies, forced to explain whether they let Washington ...
Pope Francis has told students he never wanted to be the head of the church.June 10, 2013, 2:16 am
By P.J. Huffstutter and Lisa Baertlein and Robin Respaut
(Reuters) - Decades-old laws barring foreign ownership of farmland in Iowa, Missouri and at least three other Midwest states may...
By Laila Bassam
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese troops blocked streets in Beirut with tanks and barbed wire for several hours on Sunday after the killing of a protester outside the Iranian ...
CARDIFF, United Kingdom (AFP) - New Zealand survived a hostile spell from sling-arm fast bowler Lasith Malinga to carve out a tense one-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the Champions Trophy on Sunday.June 10, 2013, 1:34 am
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