CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan security officials seized opposition leaders Leopoldo Lopez and Antonio Ledezma from their homes during nighttime raids on Tuesday, in what critics of President Nicolas Maduro said was a growing crackdown by his dictatorial regime.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 15:00:25
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States began removing furniture and equipment from a diplomatic property in Moscow on Tuesday in the first sign of compliance with a Kremlin order to slash its presence in Russia as retaliation for new U.S. sanctions.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 14:45:53
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's largest energy supplier Centrica raised its household electricity prices on Tuesday to try to turn around a loss-making part of its business despite shedding another 485,000 customer accounts in under two months.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 14:39:58
LONDON (Reuters) - BP is in talks with electric vehicle makers on partnering to offer battery re-charging docks at its global network of fuel service stations as it seeks to benefit from the move away from diesel and petrol cars, Chief Executive Bob Dudley told Reuters on Tuesday.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 14:26:57
LONDON (Reuters) - Staff at the Bank of England began their first strike in more than 50 years on Tuesday in a push for higher pay, highlighting growing pressure to end tight controls on public-sector wages in Britain.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 13:32:59
The US has started removing furniture and equipment from a Moscow property as it begins complying with an order to slash its diplomatic presence in Russia.
Posted 2017/08/01 12:34:00
Three gang members have been shot dead after grabbing guns from guards during a trial at Moscow Regional Court.
Posted 2017/08/01 12:29:00
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - All but six European Union states are bidding to host one or both the London-based EU agencies that will be relocated after Brexit, setting up a competition that could easily escalate into a squabble.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 11:34:33
LONDON (Reuters) - The biggest surge in export orders since 2010 helped British factories to recover in July from a seven-month low, according to a survey on Tuesday that may temper some of the concerns among Bank of England officials about a slowdown in the economy.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 10:40:41
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ousted recently hired White House communications chief Anthony Scaramucci on Monday over an obscene tirade, sources familiar with the decision said, in the latest staff upheaval for the six-month-old administration.Source
Posted 2017/08/01 08:05:47
Peanut butter was the secret behind a mass jailbreak of 12 prisoners - with one escaped convict remaining at large.
Posted 2017/07/31 22:08:00
Los Angeles has reached a deal with international Olympic leaders to host the 2028 Summer Games.
Posted 2017/07/31 18:34:00
People in Mosul come here to register and if they satisfy the criteria they should receive treatment and support - but Dr Saad has not got a whole lot to offer.
Posted 2017/07/31 17:43:00
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States can include its local employees among the 755 diplomatic staff it must cut in Russia, a Kremlin spokesman said on Monday, tempering the impact of an ultimatum issued by Russian President Vladimir Putin.Source
Posted 2017/07/31 13:06:14
LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of England lending data showed softening consumer demand on Monday, after mortgage approvals fell to a nine-month low in June and previous red-hot growth in unsecured borrowing eased to its weakest in over a year.Source
Posted 2017/07/31 12:58:55
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's home secretary travels to Silicon Valley this week to ask social media companies such as YouTube to step up efforts to counter or remove content that incites militants, a source with knowledge of the visit said.Source
Posted 2017/07/31 12:28:11
LONDON (Reuters) - A British court on Monday rejected an attempt by a former Iraqi general to bring a private prosecution against former Prime Minister Tony Blair over the invasion of Iraq in 2003.Source
Posted 2017/07/31 12:19:50
Moscow and Beijing are tightening their control over citizens' use of the internet by prohibiting the use of privacy technologies.
Posted 2017/07/31 10:54:00
Cristiano Ronaldo has appeared in court near Madrid accused of evading €14.7m (£13.1m) in taxes.
Posted 2017/07/31 10:29:00
BEIJING (Reuters) - China hit back on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted he was "very disappointed" in China following Pyongyang's latest missile test, saying the problem did not arise in China and that all sides need to work for a solution.Source
Posted 2017/07/31 10:22:33