As Saudi Arabia prepares to allow women to drive, a car show has been held for female customers only at a shopping mall in Jeddah.
Posted 2018/01/12 11:12:00
A 14-year-old girl whose family say took her own life after being targeted by bullies online has been remembered at a memorial service.
Posted 2018/01/12 10:50:00
Hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of smuggled elephant tusks have been seized by authorities in Thailand.
Posted 2018/01/12 10:50:00
Facebook is changing the way its news feed works to encourage "more meaningful social interactions" and reduce the amount of content from "businesses, brands and media".
Posted 2018/01/12 04:45:00
PARIS (Reuters) - Two French rights groups said on Thursday they had filed a complaint against South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd over alleged deceptive marketing practices.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 06:06:46
TOKYO (Reuters) - The New Year rally in Asian shares petered out on Thursday due to concerns about rising U.S. protectionism, while bonds rebounded after China's regulator called a report about Beijing slowing or halting of its U.S. bond buying possibly wrong.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 06:03:14
SEOUL (Reuters) - The South Korean government on Thursday said it plans to ban cryptocurrency trading, sending bitcoin prices plummeting and throwing the virtual coin market into turmoil as the nation's police and tax authorities raided local exchanges on alleged tax evasion.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 05:50:00
Rescuers are racing to find 17 people who are still missing after mudslides slammed into wealthy areas of California, destroying an estimated 100 homes.
Posted 2018/01/11 03:24:00
LONDON, Ontario (Reuters) - Canada is increasingly convinced that President Donald Trump will soon announce the United States intends to pull out of NAFTA, two government sources said on Wednesday, sending the Canadian and Mexican currencies lower and hurting stocks.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 03:23:33
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Reuters) - The death toll from devastating mudslides in affluent communities along a stretch of Southern California coastline rose to 17 on Wednesday after two more bodies were recovered, the local sheriff said, and the number of people missing also climbed to 17.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 03:18:25
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's forthcoming exit from the European Union was the main reason for a 37 percent decline in new jobs available in London's financial sector last month, according to a report from recruiting firm Morgan McKinley released on Thursday.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 02:35:06
PARIS (Reuters) - Axe-wielding robbers stole jewellery on Wednesday possibly worth more than $5 million from a store in the famed Ritz Paris hotel, police said.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 02:07:01
QUITO (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's name has appeared in an Ecuadorean government database of citizen identification numbers, fuelling speculation that he may have received citizenship from the Andean country.Source
Posted 2018/01/11 00:20:43
Armed robbers have raided the Ritz Hotel in Paris and stolen jewellery thought to be worth millions of pounds.
Posted 2018/01/10 20:07:00
At least two people have died in protests sparked by the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl whose body was dumped in a rubbish heap.
Posted 2018/01/10 16:37:00
Catalonia's two main pro-independence parties have agreed to back Carles Puigdemont to be re-elected as president of the region later this month.
Posted 2018/01/10 15:30:00
A Japanese astronaut who wrongly claimed he had grown 9cm (3.5in) taller in space has apologised for a "mis-measurement".
Posted 2018/01/10 11:20:00
French cinema icon Catherine Deneuve has attacked the "puritanism" triggered by the recent surge of sexual harassment allegations, arguing men should be "free to hit on" women.
Posted 2018/01/10 07:44:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's invitation to U.S. President Donald Trump should not be rescinded, British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday, stressing that the United States is an important ally.Source
Posted 2018/01/09 12:51:12
LONDON (Reuters) - It was meant to be a fresh start to put a year of gaffes, scandals and an ill-judged election behind Britain's Theresa May, but so far it only seems to have made matters worse.Source
Posted 2018/01/09 12:03:03