Russian authorities are investigating a deadly blaze in a psychiatric hospital near Moscow in which 38 people, mainly patients, died.April 26, 2013, 4:08 pm
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's Independent News & Media
LONDON (Reuters) - Department store group, John Lewis
By Jack Kim
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea will pull out all remaining workers from a jointly run industrial zone in North Korea, it said on Friday, after Pyongyang rejected a call for f...
Turkish authorities have released the 65-year-old protester who disrupted the dawn service on the Gallipoli peninsula.April 26, 2013, 2:50 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - British publisher Pearson
SYDNEY (AFP) - A hockey player has died in Australia after being bitten by a snake that he picked up -- a rare fatality despite the country being home to the planet's 10 deadliest species.April 26, 2013, 2:30 pm
US Secretary of State John Kerry is to meet members of the Arab League next week in what is seen as a push to jump start Middle East peace talks.April 26, 2013, 2:25 pm
BEIJING (AFP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for stability in the ethnically-divided region of Xinjiang after clashes this week killed 21 people, state media reported on Friday.April 26, 2013, 2:24 pm
By John O'Donnell
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - There are no calls for celebration, no desire to relax in the corridors of Brussels but some officials believe the euro zone has turned a corner, ...
YANGON (AFP) - Myanmar authorities defended the police handling of a land protest near a Chinese-backed mine, state media reported Friday, accusing villagers of attacking them with petrol bombs, sticks and stones.April 26, 2013, 2:11 pm
By Tracy Rucinski and Carlos Ruano
VIGO, Spain (Reuters) - Even in a record year for Spanish bankruptcies, the filing by Pescanova, a household local name that farms, catches and proces...
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's second-biggest bank, BBVA
MILAN (Reuters) - Italy's Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena
By Lucia Mutikani
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth probably gained steam in the first quarter on strong consumer spending, but the momentum is already ebbing and could slow f...
Australian-born entertainer Rolf Harris has turned to his passion for art to deal with the trauma of being accused of sex abuse, his wife reveals.April 26, 2013, 12:39 pm
A study led by an Australian researcher has found breast screening with 3D mammograms increases the detection rate of tumours by a third.April 26, 2013, 12:21 pm
SYDNEY (AFP) - Australian billionaire Clive Palmer, the tycoon who is building a replica of the ill-fated Titanic, on Friday unveiled his new political party and said he would run in the September 14 elections.April 26, 2013, 12:09 pm
SAVAR, Bangladesh (AFP) - Bangladeshi rescuers pulled dozens more people alive from a razed garment factory building Friday as the US pressed for a crackdown on deadly negligence of safety norms in the clothing industry.April 26, 2013, 12:07 pm
By Daniel Wallis and Diego Ore
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles said on Thursday he will challenge President Nicolas Maduro's narrow election victory i...
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