MOSCOW (AFP) - The prison camp where Pussy Riot punk Maria Alyokhina is being held broke the law by keeping her in isolation for too long, prosecutors said Wednesday, raising the possibility she could be transferred to another prison.April 4, 2013, 2:33 am
By Lauren Tara LaCapra and Nate Raymond
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc trader Matthew M. Taylor pleaded guilty on Wednesday to defrauding the Wall Street bank with an u...
By Elisabeth O'Leary and Emma Pinedo
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Princess Cristina, daughter of King Juan Carlos, was charged on Wednesday with being an accomplice in an embezzlement cas...
Uganda's top military official says African Union troops have suspended the hunt for the fugitive warlord Joseph Kony.April 4, 2013, 12:51 am
By Matt Robinson and Aleksandar Vasovic
BELGRADE (Reuters) - Serbia said on Wednesday it faced tough decisions in the days ahead as the Balkan country weighs how far to give ground on i...
LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union's banking regulator will decide over the coming months which bankers should have bonuses capped, raising hopes among lenders that the rules can be eased before th...April 4, 2013, 12:41 am
MANILA (AFP) - The Philippines and Muslim rebels will resume talks next week aimed at ending one of Asia's longest insurgencies, with both sides hoping to finalise a deal by May, negotiators said Wednesday.April 4, 2013, 12:41 am
A 100 kilogram World War II bomb has been found at a building site near Berlin's main train station.April 4, 2013, 12:39 am
BEIJING (AFP) - Chinese rescue crews have recovered a total of 66 bodies in the aftermath of a huge landslide in Tibet that buried more than 80 mine workers, state media said Wednesday.April 4, 2013, 12:36 am
ROME (AFP) - Italian police said Wednesday they found gold ingots worth 4.5 million euros ($5.April 4, 2013, 12:27 am
A passenger bus has plunged from a 10m high viaduct in central Rio de Janeiro, killing at least seven people.April 4, 2013, 12:21 am
By Ben Blanchard and Kate Kelland
BEIJING/LONDON (Reuters) - China has found two more cases of a new strain of bird flu and one of the victims has died, state media said on Wednesday, b...
By Ben Hirschler
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak dissolved parliament Wednesday in preparation for a general election seen as the toughest challenge yet for the ruling coalition after 56 years in power.April 3, 2013, 11:55 pm
VATICAN CITY (AFP) - Pope Francis on Wednesday underlined the role played by women in the Roman Catholic Church, saying they had been more willing to believe in Jesus Christ's resurrection than his own disciples.April 3, 2013, 11:48 pm
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's prime minister called on Wednesday for Europe to adopt growth policies to balance austerity and issued a veiled demand for Germany to boost spending.
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MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) - Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny will stand trial in mid-April on embezzlement charges, a court said Wednesday, in a case supporters say is aimed at removing President Vladimir Putin's top opponent from the political scene.April 3, 2013, 11:36 pm
HERAT, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Five militants stormed a court in Afghanistan on Wednesday where Taliban insurgents were standing trial, killing seven people and wounding 75, officials said.
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories (AFP) - Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas is to meet on Sunday in Amman with US Secretary of State John Kerry, who is pushing for a renewal of peace talks, a Palestinian official said.April 3, 2013, 11:07 pm
BEIJING/TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese car makers' sales in China in the first three months of the year have yet to recover fully from last year's slump, and foreign rivals are capitalising in a market wh...April 3, 2013, 10:56 pm
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