David Miliband is quitting politics to take up the post of president and chief executive of the International Rescue Committee in New York.March 27, 2013, 8:52 pm
PARIS (Reuters) - Falling investment and weak household spending were at the heart of a contraction in France's economy at the end of last year, offering little hope it will bounce back quickly to the...March 27, 2013, 8:55 pm
By Tommy Wilkes
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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's banks must raise 25 billion pounds of extra capital by the end of the year to absorb any future losses on loans, the central ...
By Olesya Dmitracova and Kate Holton
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain looks headed for recession and its current account deficit last year was the worst since 1989, data showed on Wednesday, ...
BERLIN (AFP) - A property developer removed more of the Berlin Wall Wednesday, police said, in a surprise dawn move amid a bitter running protest over the dismantling of the once-detested Cold War division.March 27, 2013, 8:21 pm
By Kirstin Ridley
LONDON (Reuters) - Prudential Plc has been fined £30 million and had its CEO publicly censured for failing to inform Britain's regulator about an ill-fated Asian take...
SEOUL (Reuters) - Reclusive North Korea is to cut the last channel of communications with the South because war could break out at "any moment", it said on Wednesday, days of after warning the United ...March 27, 2013, 8:06 pm
By Tim Hepher
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Spain plans to sell 1.15 percent of EADS
BEIJING (AFP) - China has sentenced 20 men to terms of up to life imprisonment for involvement in terrorism and "inciting secession" in the country's ethnically-divided western region of Xinjiang, state media said.March 27, 2013, 7:13 pm
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By Philip Blenkinsop
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgian chocolate makers believe their renowned pralines should have similar protection to that enjoyed by French champagne or Italy's Parma ha...
Sub-zero temperatures in the UK look set to bring misery to thousands of people for the rest of the week as the wintry weather shows no signs of abating.March 27, 2013, 6:32 pm
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LONDON (Reuters) - The Lloyd's of London insurance market returned to profit in 2012, bouncing back from a 516 million pounds loss in 2011 after claims fell on account of fewer natural disasters.
By Kaustubh Kulkarni
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Global drugmakers, battered by recent intellectual property decisions in India, are girding for a landmark court ruling next week that could have...
SYDNEY (AFP) - An Australian-led group of scientists has for the first time tracked down and tagged Antarctic blue whales by using acoustic technology to follow their songs, the government said Wednesday.March 27, 2013, 5:56 pm
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Former CIA chief David Petraeus apologized Tuesday for the "mistake" that triggered his resignation last year, in his first public speech since quitting due to an extramarital affair.March 27, 2013, 5:40 pm
BRUSSELS (AFP) - Belgian police were Wednesday due to display guns, ammunition and explosives seized after a motorway chase ended in a deadly shootout with a man suspected of terrorist links.March 27, 2013, 5:39 pm
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