DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran revealed on Sunday that it had sentenced an unidentified Iranian-British dual citizen to six years in jail for spying for Britain, in a case that appears not to have previously been disclosed.Source
Posted 2018/03/11 19:00:48
A Turkish private jet has crashed in a remote part of Iran's Zagros mountains, killing all 11 people on board.
Posted 2018/03/11 17:31:00
National Front leader Marine Le Pen has suggested her party change its name to National Rally in an attempt to detoxify its image.
Posted 2018/03/11 16:19:00
The Syrian regime's bombardment of rebel-held eastern Ghouta has now claimed the lives of more than 1,000 civilians, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Posted 2018/03/10 19:24:00
YOUNTVILLE, Calif. (Reuters) - Three women and a gunman who held them hostage at a California home for U.S. war veterans were found dead inside the room where he was holed up on Friday, bringing a tragic end to an all-day standoff with police at the facility, authorities said.Source
Posted 2018/03/10 14:13:34
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army intensified its onslaught in eastern Ghouta on Saturday with advances that a war monitor and state media said had splintered the enclave, though a rebel official denied this.Source
Posted 2018/03/10 13:53:18
LONDON (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser has no regrets about its $17 billion (12.3 billion pounds) acquisition of Mead Johnson last year, its chief executive said, even though there are concerns it may now be too stretched to buy Pfizer's coveted consumer health business.Source
Posted 2018/03/10 10:19:36
BEIJING (Reuters) - China helped bring about a dramatic easing of tensions between the United States and North Korea, according state media outlets, adding evidence that the government sees itself as a central player in any agreement despite largely sitting on the sidelines so far.Source
Posted 2018/03/10 10:12:07
Three hostages have been killed by a gunman, a former US Army rifleman, at a veterans' home in California.
Posted 2018/03/10 05:20:00
WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The United States opened the way for more exemptions from its steel and aluminium tariffs on Friday, after pressure from allies and intense lobbying from lawmakers, further diluting the measures just a day after they were formally announced.Source
Posted 2018/03/10 02:29:37
The White House view is that North Korea's softening of its stance and the invitation to talks is evidence that Donald Trump's strategy of "maximum pressure" is working.
Posted 2018/03/09 22:46:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's markets watchdog has asked financial firms from the European Union to complete a 15-minute survey to help it to deal with what could be thousands of requests to continue serving UK customers after Brexit.Source
Posted 2018/03/09 22:17:28
Donald Trump has astonished the world again.
Posted 2018/03/09 18:44:00
ROME (Reuters) - Long divided along economic lines, Italy is now also politically cleft after Sunday's elections, with the anti-elite 5-Star Movement triumphing in the underdeveloped south and the right predominating in the wealthy north.Source
Posted 2018/03/09 17:10:45
(Reuters) - GKN has struck a $6.1 billion (4.42 billion pounds) deal to merge its automotive business with U.S. company Dana Incorporated in a move by the British engineer to fend off a hostile takeover by turnaround specialist Melrose Industries .Source
Posted 2018/03/09 16:44:47
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European Central Bank staff offered policymakers meeting this week a scenario where interest rates would be raised in mid-2019 after winding down their bond purchases at the end of this year, three sources told Reuters.Source
Posted 2018/03/09 16:26:40
A British woman has been charged with the murder of a boy in Australia.
Posted 2018/03/09 14:13:00
SALISBURY, England (Reuters) - Britain deployed specialist troops on Friday to remove potentially contaminated objects from the English city where a Russian former double agent and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent.Source
Posted 2018/03/09 13:33:28
FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - New U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium imports took a toll on European Union steelmakers' shares on Friday, although two of the bloc's top players said the move by the world's largest steel importer will have a limited impact on them.Source
Posted 2018/03/09 12:16:02
MILAN (Reuters) - UK shares were little changed on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump softened his stance on trade tariffs, easing worries over a trade war that had weighed on equity markets.Source
Posted 2018/03/09 10:11:11