LONDON (Reuters) - UK shares gained on Thursday after three days in the red, while Britain's third-biggest company, Unilever, fell after announcing it would make Rotterdam its sole legal home a year before Brexit.Source
Posted 2018/03/15 10:32:41
NEW YORK/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Walmart Inc's patent filings hint that it may see a future where farmers use its drones to not only spot crop problems but selectively apply chemicals or even disperse pollen to bring shoppers the freshest and cheapest food possible.Source
Posted 2018/03/15 10:31:26
A pregnant woman who shot dead her boyfriend in a botched YouTube stunt has been jailed for six months.
Posted 2018/03/15 09:24:00
Research by NASA on identical twins has revealed that being in space changes human genes.
Posted 2018/03/15 03:17:00
Growing up in Kabul might seem like a tough enough prospect these days - but spare a thought for the toddler named Donald Trump.
Posted 2018/03/15 01:56:00
TOKYO (Reuters) - Stock markets sagged broadly on Thursday while government bonds attracted safe-haven demand amid mounting investor concerns that growing trade tensions would hurt the global economy.Source
Posted 2018/03/15 00:45:53
LONDON (Reuters) - A disputed blueprint for financial services trade with the European Union after Brexit is finding favour with Britain's government, the financial lawyer who wrote the proposal said on Wednesday.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 20:22:21
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is to kick out 23 Russian diplomats, the biggest such expulsion since the Cold War, over a chemical attack on a former Russian double agent in England that Prime Minister Theresa May blamed on Moscow.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 18:22:05
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida judge on Wednesday entered a not-guilty plea for Nikolas Cruz, who is charged with shooting to death 17 students and staff last month in a massacre at a high school in Parkland, Florida.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 18:05:39
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Vote in Russia's presidential election this Sunday or get hyper-inflation and Africans in the army.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 17:55:30
LONDON (Reuters) - Stephen Hawking, who sought to explain the origins of the universe, the mysteries of black holes and the nature of time itself, died on Wednesday aged 76.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 17:27:57
YANGON (Reuters) - Some international observers urged Myanmar on Wednesday not to drag out legal proceedings against two Reuters journalists, as they appeared in court for the 10th time since they were arrested in December and accused of possessing secret government papers.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 17:25:37
BERLIN (Reuters) - German lawmakers on Wednesday re-elected Angela Merkel as chancellor for a fourth, and likely final, term that may prove her most challenging yet as she takes charge of a fragile coalition with her personal standing diminished.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 17:24:12
LONDON (Reuters) - From BZW to BarCap, Barclays bosses have spent more than three decades trying to make the British bank a profitable investment banking force, often frustrating its investors.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 17:11:04
(Reuters) - Britain's privacy watchdog said it had dropped an investigation into WhatsApp after the messaging service signed an undertaking not to share the personal data of users with its owner Facebook.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 16:41:55
LONDON (Reuters) - A new pension fund backed by Tata Steel UK, a unit of India's Tata Steel, will be set up after meeting minimum size and funding criteria, paving the way for the firm's merger with Germany's Thyssenkrupp.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 12:11:54
LONDON (Reuters) - After a decade of deep cuts to rein in a division that nearly bankrupted its parent, Royal Bank of Scotland's investment bank is attracting new business once again, according to executives and a review of industry data.Source
Posted 2018/03/14 11:24:43
Angela Merkel has finally begun her fourth term as Chancellor after almost six months of political deadlock in Germany.
Posted 2018/03/14 09:18:00
Astronomers have discovered that all galaxies, regardless of their size, rotate once every billion years.
Posted 2018/03/14 08:52:00
LONDON (Reuters) - British counter-terrorism police were on Tuesday investigating the unexplained death of a Russian associate of late tycoon Boris Berezovsky but said the death was not thought to be linked to a nerve agent attack on a former Russian double agent.Source
Posted 2018/03/13 22:02:23