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Italy’s PM defiant on budget, denies coalition rift

Italy’s PM defiant on budget, denies coalition rift

Published 18/10/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Italy’s prime minister on Thursday denied any division between the two parties in his governing coalition, after reports of a spat over [more…]

Morgan Stanley recommends buying Italian assets ahead of budget

Morgan Stanley recommends buying Italian assets ahead of budget

Published 10/09/2018

MILAN (Reuters) - Investment bank Morgan Stanley recommends tactically buying Italian bonds and stocks ahead of the country’s budget announcement, which it reckons will aim [more…]

Frozen crystal beauty in the Dead Sea

Frozen crystal beauty in the Dead Sea

Published 05/09/2018

DEAD SEA, Israel (Reuters) - A ballerina’s tutu, submerged in the Dead Sea and “frozen” by accumulated layers of salt into a 200 kg (440 [more…]

Nadal ‘bagelled’ but survives Thiem test to reach semis

Nadal ‘bagelled’ but survives Thiem test to reach semis

Published 05/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Defending champion Rafa Nadal failed to win a single game in the opening set of his U.S. Open quarter-final against Dominic [more…]

Hunted Hamilton can sense balance of power shifting

Hunted Hamilton can sense balance of power shifting

Published 27/08/2018

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton still leads the Formula One world championship by a handy margin but Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix left no doubt [more…]

China’s Chang and Canada’s Xuan win top prizes at Ballet Olympiade…

China’s Chang and Canada’s Xuan win top prizes at Ballet Olympiade…

Published 30/07/2018

VARNA, Bulgaria (Reuters) - Chinese dancer Sinuo Chang and Canadian ballerina Yuan Zhe Zi Xuan, also known as Jessica Xuan, won the top prizes at [more…]

Europeans press for digital tax at G20 meeting

Europeans press for digital tax at G20 meeting

Published 22/07/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - European finance leaders called for progress on global rules to tax the digital economy at a meeting of G20 finance ministers [more…]

Italy stops ship with migrants, turns up pressure on EU allies

Italy stops ship with migrants, turns up pressure on EU allies

Published 10/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - Italy has refused to allow a commercial vessel flying an Italian flag to bring ashore rescued migrants, sticking to a hardline policy [more…]

Seehofer hard line threatens Merkel’s fragile immigration truce

Seehofer hard line threatens Merkel’s fragile immigration truce

Published 06/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany will have to go its own way on immigration if it cannot get other European Union states to sign up to [more…]

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Published 06/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello announced on Friday he was cancelling the remainder of his European tour after revealing he had undergone surgery [more…]