LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's economic recovery is gaining momentum but Bank of England policymakers held different views about the amount of slack in the economy and the medium-term inflation outlook,...57 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's budget deficit in the 12 months to March sank to its lowest since the financial crisis, and the government narrowly met its latest deficit reduction goal, official data sh...1 hour, 0 minutes ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's private sector expanded faster in April, recovering from a slight slowdown in growth in March, as both manufacturing and services industry activity rose more than expected...1 hour, 27 minutes ago
Kathmandu (AFP) - Another major mountaineering company has abandoned its Everest expedition after a deadly avalanche killed 16 Nepalese guides, as the government strove Wednesday to save the climbing season, a vital earner for the country.1 hour, 34 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) - The French private sector expanded at a much slower rate in April, surveys showed on Wednesday, underlining the fragility of the recovery in the euro zone's second-biggest economy.
Bangkok (AFP) - Thailand's Constitutional Court on Wednesday gave crisis-mired Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra more time to submit her defence against allegations of abuse of power which could see her removed from office.1 hour, 45 minutes ago
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Beijing (AFP) - Sixty percent of underground water in China which is officially monitored is too polluted to drink directly, state media have reported, underlining the country's grave environmental problems.1 hour, 54 minutes ago
A UK man has been convicted under the Animal Welfare Act after he swallowed a live goldfish in a Neknomination challenge.1 hour, 56 minutes ago
Tokyo (AFP) - US President Barack Obama's Asian tour starts in Japan on Wednesday, lifting the lid on a bubbling cauldron of regional animosities and exposing historical rifts.April 23, 2014, 7:18 pm
Juba (AFP) - The White House expressed horror at what it called the "abomination" of spiralling violence in South Sudan's civil war, where rebels have been accused of massacring hundreds of civilians.April 23, 2014, 7:11 pm
BEIJING (Reuters) - The chairman of the Chinese unit of French utility Veolia Environment
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish pension firm Alecta said on Wednesday it had chosen not to accept Volkswagen's
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ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's bold decision to pay for a huge dam itself has overturned generations of Egyptian control over the Nile's waters, and may help transfo...
LONDON (Reuters) - British retailer Sports Direct
Yangon (AFP) - Hundreds of mourners gathered Wednesday to mark the funeral of Win Tin, a former journalist and giant of Myanmar's pro-democracy movement, in an outpouring of grief for one of the country's best loved champions of freedom.April 23, 2014, 6:48 pm
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(Reuters) - British telecoms testing company Spirent Communications Plc reported a 16 percent rise in quarterly revenue as orders rose on the back of a multi-billion-dollar roll-out of 4G networks in ...April 23, 2014, 6:42 pm
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