ROME (Reuters) - The European Union must make much faster progress in creating common supervision and rules for its banking sector, Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta said on Tuesday the day before a...17 minutes ago
By Andrew Callus
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The hunt for Royal Dutch Shell's next chief executive is underway, its chairman said on Tuesday, after CEO Peter Voser made what could be his last...
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BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria said its troops destroyed an Israeli vehicle that crossed into its territory from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Tuesday and warned that...
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Afghan Interior Ministry figures show there are 600 women and girls imprisoned for "moral crimes" already this month, says HRW.1 hour, 19 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron is committed to governing as part of a two-party coalition until the next national election in 2015, his spokesman said on Tuesday, days after Cameron r...1 hour, 22 minutes ago
Australia's audacious garden design has won the top prize at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show for the first time.1 hour, 43 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AFP) - The Chapman brothers presented their latest epic installation featuring thousands of little figures in violent conflict Tuesday at the sidelines of Art Basel in Hong Kong, but dismissed the renowned fair as a "shop".1 hour, 54 minutes ago
NEW DELHI (AFP) - Visiting Premier Li Keqiang promised Tuesday to open China's vast domestic market wider to India and forge a "dynamic trade balance" to deepen economic ties and ease tensions between the Asian giants.1 hour, 57 minutes ago
YANGON (AFP) - Myanmar on Tuesday sentenced seven Muslims to prison terms ranging from two to 28 years in connection with religious violence in March that left dozens of people dead, a justice official said.May 21, 2013, 7:07 pm
BEIJING (AFP) - North Korea released 16 Chinese fishermen and their boat Tuesday, Beijing said, demanding an explanation after the kidnapping by armed attackers heightened strains between the neighbours.May 21, 2013, 6:37 pm
Syria said it destroyed an Israeli military vehicle while Israeli said gunfire from Syria had hit an Israeli patrol.May 21, 2013, 6:32 pm
SINGAPORE (AFP) - The family of a US scientist found hanged last year in Singapore walked out of a coroner's inquiry into his death Tuesday, saying they had "lost faith" in the proceedings.May 21, 2013, 6:28 pm
KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Several bomb blasts killed at least 12 people in Iraq on Tuesday, police said, a day after more than 70 died in attacks on majority Shi'ites, stoking fears of all-out sectaria...May 21, 2013, 6:09 pm
Twenty children are among 91 killed when a huge tornado ripped through an Oklahoma City suburb leaving the area looking more like a war zone.May 21, 2013, 6:08 pm
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany, the euro zone's largest economy, is on track for a solid recovery thanks to a pick-up in demand for its products from abroad, the Bundesbank said on Tuesday.
By Wendell Roelf
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Ten striking South African miners were taken to hospital on Tuesday after being hit by rubber bullets, police said, as labour strife swells in min...
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MILAN (Reuters) - Truck and tractor maker Fiat Industrial
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LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Mail more than doubled annual profit on the back of an online shopping boom, providing a timely boost as it plans for a stock market listing th...
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European antitrust regulators will decide by June 24 whether to clear an $8.2 billion (5.4 billion pounds) takeover bid by IntercontinentalExchange Inc
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