Sydney (AFP) - An inquiry into sexual and other abuse in the Australian military has received 2,400 complaints in its first year, its head said Tuesday, admitting he was surprised and shocked.November 26, 2013, 2:18 pm
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Pairat Temphairojana
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters surrounded Thailand's Interior Ministry and forced the evacuation of four others on Tuesday, ...
A call warning police that a gunman was planning to shoot students at the Yale University campus seems to have been a hoax, Connecticut police say.November 26, 2013, 1:50 pm
Sydney (AFP) - The Pacific region faces serious economic losses due to climate change and it is critical that nations causing the problem step in to help, the Asian Development Bank said Tuesday.November 26, 2013, 1:02 pm
By Andrea Shalal-Esa
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States Defence Department has approved a deal under which the U.S. unit of Britain's BAE Systems Plc would upgrade 134 older F-16 ...
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia's government summoned Singapore's high commissioner for talks on Tuesday, saying it was "extremely concerned" by media reports that the city-state helps Western intel...November 26, 2013, 11:42 am
A report into last year's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in the US, which claimed the lives of 20 children and six staff, has not revealed a motive.November 26, 2013, 11:30 am
Suva (Fiji) (AFP) - A former army chief accused of plotting a coup against Fiji's military was found not guilty in the nation's top court Tuesday, only for the presiding judge to step in and convict him, reports said.November 26, 2013, 11:08 am
By Anne Marie Roantree and Kazunori Takada
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese property developers have dismissed claims by China Central Television (CCTV) that they owe massive sums...
Retailers have to discount more to lure consumers still wary of spending, with less pay in their pocket and fearful for their jobs and meeting living costsNovember 26, 2013, 10:01 am
Los Angeles (AFP) - The wife of a US retiree detained in North Korea for nearly a month fought back tears as she appealed Monday for his release in time for this week's Thanksgiving holiday.November 26, 2013, 9:05 am
By Agnieszka Flak
MILAN (Reuters) - The planned stock market listing of Fiat's
LONDON (Reuters) - British service sector firms are hiring new staff at the fastest rate in six years and are planning to ramp up investment as the country's economic recovery gathers momentum, a surv...November 26, 2013, 8:07 am
(Reuters) - The financial services industry should adopt voluntary standards to help restore trust in banks and create a "third way" between self-regulation and over-regulation from authorities, an in...November 26, 2013, 8:05 am
By Belinda Goldsmith
GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) - The Scottish government unveiled its long-awaited vision for independence on Tuesday, promising Scots they could forge their own prosp...
The world's largest retailer Wall-Mart is ushering in a changing of the guard with Doug McMillon to become CEO as the company faces slower growth.November 26, 2013, 7:57 am
By Jonathan Stempel and Nate Raymond
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has rejected Citigroup Inc's
By Matt Spetalnick
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When push came to shove in the closing hours of marathon negotiations in Geneva on Iran's nuclear program, it was President Barack Obama, back ...
Kabul (AFP) - US national security advisor Susan Rice told Afghan President Hamid Karzai Monday that a delay in signing a troubled security deal risked the US pulling troops out of the country completely next year.November 26, 2013, 7:13 am
By Carlos Ruano and Andrés González
MADRID (Reuters) - Repsol and Argentina reached a preliminary deal on Monday for the Spanish oil major to get paid for the 51 percent stake in the ...
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