WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank must be careful that deleveraging by euro zone banks does not affect the economy such that inflation drops too low, ECB Executive Board member Peter Pr...9 minutes ago
By Annika Breidthardt
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is banking on bilateral deals to fight record youth unemployment in the euro zone, agreeing to cooperate with several countries to bypas...
VATICAN CITY (AFP) - Pope Francis called on Chinese Catholics on Wednesday to affirm their loyalty to him and spread the word of God, and prayed that they be allowed to live in accordance with their faith.21 minutes ago
BANGKOK (AFP) - Thailand's army chief on Wednesday urged teachers in the country's insurgency-racked south to stay at home after 6pm to avoid falling victim to militants as the new school year gets under way.22 minutes ago
By Liana B. Baker
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GENEVA (AFP) - The UN refugee agency took Australia to task Wednesday over a tough new policy that allows boat people who reach its mainland to be sent to remote Nauru or Papua New Guinea for detention while their asylum claims are processed.1 hour, 19 minutes ago
HARARE (AFP) - Chinese vice premier Wang Yang on Wednesday urged Zimbabwe to ensure peace and political stability ahead of elections this year, to safeguard economic growth.1 hour, 22 minutes ago
SINGAPORE (AFP) - Chinese giants Guangzhou Evergrande marched into the AFC Champions League quarter-finals and underlined their strong title credentials with a convincing 3-0 win over Central Coast Mariners on Wednesday.1 hour, 23 minutes ago
By Pedro da Costa and Alister Bull
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's monetary stimulus is helping the U.S. economy recover but the U.S. central bank needs to see further sign...
DHAKA (AFP) - The head of an official inquiry into the deadly collapse of a Bangladesh factory complex said Wednesday the building's owner was the "main culprit" for the disaster because he violated construction codes.1 hour, 34 minutes ago
ISLAMABAD (AFP) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Wednesday linked growth in his country's restive west with that in sluggish Pakistan, saying the two sides wanted to create an "economic corridor" to boost development.1 hour, 43 minutes ago
By Li-mei Hoang
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron called an emergency security meeting on Wednesday after a man was killed near an army barracks in London, and two men wer...
By Muriel Boselli
PARIS (Reuters) - Total is going ahead with a plan to invest 1 billion euros ($1.3 billion) at its Belgian refining and petrochemical complex to boost diesel-making ca...
TOKYO (AFP) - Japan is considering direct talks with North Korea, the government said Wednesday, adding momentum to the cause after a top level aide to the prime minister made a surprise trip to Pyongyang.May 23, 2013, 12:59 am
TOKYO (AFP) - Japan's nuclear watchdog said Wednesday that one reactor was sitting directly above an active tectonic fault, effectively ruling out a restart forever.May 23, 2013, 12:57 am
TOKYO (AFP) - Japan's parliament on Wednesday approved an international treaty on child abductions after decades of pressure from the United States and other Western nations.May 23, 2013, 12:46 am
By Philip Pullella
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican's new financial watchdog said on Wednesday it had detected six possible attempts to use the Holy See to launder money last year, ...
GHAZNI, Afghanistan (AFP) - A teenage suicide bomber killed seven people in central Afghanistan on Wednesday when he targeted local fighters who battle against Taliban insurgents, officials said.May 23, 2013, 12:03 am
MILAN (Reuters) - A board member at Italy's troubled lender Monte dei Paschi di Siena
LONDON (Reuters) - State-backed Lloyds Banking Group
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