Five people, including a 12-year-old child, have been electrocuted at a water park in Turkey's northwestern Sakarya province.
Posted 2017/06/23 16:01:00
LONDON (Reuters) - In the year since the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, the future of Brexit has been thrown into question by Prime Minister Theresa May's failed gamble on a snap general election.Source
Posted 2017/06/23 15:40:12
LONDON (Reuters) - A report has concluded that a so-called hard Brexit could cost banks up to 35 billion euros (30.7 billion pounds) and European customers were being overly optimistic if they thought lenders would pick up the bill, an industry source said on Friday.Source
Posted 2017/06/23 15:11:50
Norway has warned Brazil to stop chopping down the Amazon rainforest - or risk a significant cut in funding.
Posted 2017/06/23 15:04:00
A top South African athlete has been mugged at gunpoint while out on his morning run.
Posted 2017/06/23 14:56:00
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been barred from running against Vladimir Putin for the country's presidency.
Posted 2017/06/23 13:57:00
Qatar has been told it must close the broadcaster Al Jazeera and meet 12 other demands to lift a blockade by countries including Saudi Arabia.
Posted 2017/06/23 09:08:00
North Korea has denied torturing a US student who was detained for more than a year and died days after being released in a coma.
Posted 2017/06/23 07:58:00
A sniper in the Canadian special forces has broken a British-held record for the longest confirmed kill after shooting dead an IS fighter from more than two miles away.
Posted 2017/06/23 06:44:00
LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May will outline on Thursday her approach to the "hugely important issue" of reassuring EU expatriates about their futures in Britain, at a summit that is her first Brexit test since an election sapped her authority.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 21:36:30
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States hopes Arab countries involved in a diplomatic split with Qatar will soon present Doha a list of "reasonable and actionable" demands to move the crisis towards a resolution, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 21:26:47
LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, will spend a second night in hospital on Wednesday for treatment for an infection but remains in "good spirits", Buckingham Palace said.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 19:51:37
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 19:39:14
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May apologised on Wednesday for the state's failure to support those people who survived the massive London tower block fire, and the government secured its first tranche of new homes for displaced residents.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 16:07:23
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's King Salman made his son next in line to the throne on Wednesday, handing the 31-year-old sweeping powers as the kingdom seeks radical overhaul of its oil-dependent economy and faces mounting tensions with regional rival Iran.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 15:57:40
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A suitcase bomb packed with nails and gas bottles could have caused heavy casualties, Belgium's prime minister said on Wednesday, a day after a soldier shot dead a Moroccan national attempting an attack on Brussels' Central Station.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 15:53:02
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Iraqi forces on Wednesday began a push towards the mosque in Mosul where Islamic State declared a self-styled caliphate three years ago, military officials said.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 15:48:34
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday her government would continue to cut corporation tax to encourage businesses to invest in Britain and help the economy grow.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 15:43:01
LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England moved closer to ending its decade-long emergency support for Britain's economy on Wednesday when its chief economist, Andy Haldane, said he was likely to vote for an interest rate hike this year.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 15:30:53
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks.Source
Posted 2017/06/21 15:28:57