(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc
By Arshad Mohammed and Erika Solomon
MOSCOW/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russia and the United States agreed to seek new peace talks with both sides to end Syria's civil war, but opposition leade...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - BHP Billiton
A million babies die every year on the day they are born, mostly in Africa, a new report says.May 8, 2013, 6:05 am
By Langi Chiang and Jonathan Standing
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's exports and imports grew more than expected in April, offering the possibility of a better outlook for the world's seco...
By Lisa Richwine
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Media giant Walt Disney Co reported a 32 percent increase in profit that beat Wall Street expectations, boosted by higher spending and attendanc...
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Tuesday his country was able to confront Israeli aggression, Lebanese media reported, in the leader's first comments since the Jewish state ...May 8, 2013, 3:59 am
WASHINGTON (AFP) - Basketball hall-of-famer Dennis Rodman, who forged an unlikely friendship with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on a recent trip, appealed Tuesday for the freedom of an American sentenced to 15 years.May 8, 2013, 3:29 am
By Mohammed Abbas
LONDON (Reuters) - Somalia won international pledges of extra cash and military assistance on Tuesday at a major conference convened to help the East African country c...
By Stephanie Nebehay
GENEVA (Reuters) - Bureaucratic hurdles still hamper delivery of aid in Syria where nearly one in three people need help, half of them children, the United Nations ...
By Ibrahim Mshelizza
BAMA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected members of the Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram armed with machineguns laid siege on the north-eastern town of Bama on Tuesday,...
A scandal has broken involving Chinese government officials after footage of one having sex with a hired woman was leaked on the internet.May 8, 2013, 3:04 am
SCHWAEBISCH GMUEND, Germany (Reuters) - European Central Bank Executive Board member Joerg Asmussen on Tuesday raised concern about keeping interest rates in the euro zone at low levels for too long, ...May 8, 2013, 2:49 am
By Peter Maushagen and Marilyn Gerlach
COLOGNE (Reuters) - Wolfgang Mayrhuber was named chairman of Lufthansa's supervisory board on Tuesday after a stormy meeting where major sharehold...
By Paul Eckert
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea vowed on Tuesday to keep up their guard and not reward bad behaviour by North Korea, which President Barack Obama...
STUTTGART/HAMBURG (Reuters) - Almost 100,000 metal and electrical workers went on strike across Germany on Tuesday as they sought to put pressure on their employers to increase a pay offer, engineerin...May 8, 2013, 2:33 am
By Stephen Jewkes and Stefano Rebaudo
MILAN (Reuters) - Telecom Italia's
By Kirstin Ridley
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's top fraud prosecutor is likely to face serious criticism over its handling of an investigation into the $600 million collapse of one of Lo...
LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan injured his head after falling off a mechanical lift raising him onto a stage at a rally on Tuesday four days before natio...May 8, 2013, 12:31 am
By Ulf Laessing
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan looked set to receive $2 billion in oil pipeline fees from South Sudan by the end of 2014 and should prioritise overhauling its agricultural s...
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