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FIFA watchdog bans Brazilian soccer chief Del Nero for 90 days

FIFA watchdog bans Brazilian soccer chief Del Nero for 90 days

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: President of Brazilian Soccer Confederation (CBF) Marco Polo Del Nero arrives for a news conference after the announcement of the players for the [more…]

Brazil’s Temer to leave hospital, return to Brasilia

Brazil’s Temer to leave hospital, return to Brasilia

Published 15/12/2017

Brazil's President Michel Temer attends a meeting with Business Leaders to discuss the pension reform bill in the lower house, in Brasilia, Brazil December 12, [more…]

Exclusive: Uber’s Chinese rival Didi Chuxing to enter Mexico next year – sources

Exclusive: Uber’s Chinese rival Didi Chuxing to enter Mexico next year – sources

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - A woman walks past Didi Chuxing's booth at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) 2017 in Beijing, China April 28, 2017. REUTERS/Jason [more…]

Rats join mosquitoes as targets for ‘gene drive’ pest control

Rats join mosquitoes as targets for ‘gene drive’ pest control

Published 05/12/2017

Rodents have joined mosquitoes in the cross-hairs of scientists working on a next-generation genetic technology known as "gene drive" to control pests. [more…]

Philippines orders probe into Sanofi dengue vaccine for 730,000 children

Philippines orders probe into Sanofi dengue vaccine for 730,000 children

Published 04/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A logo is seen in front of the entrance at the headquarters French drugmaker Sanofi in Paris October 30, 2014. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File PhotoMANILA [more…]

Red Bull junior driver Ticktum wins McLaren F1 test

Red Bull junior driver Ticktum wins McLaren F1 test

Published 04/12/2017

LONDON (Reuters) - Red Bull junior driver Dan Ticktum put McLaren in an awkward position on Sunday after winning a coveted award that includes a [more…]

TIM’s board to discuss network options this week: source

TIM’s board to discuss network options this week: source

Published 03/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Telecom Italia logo is seen at the headquarters in Milan, Italy, May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini/File Photo/File PhotoMILAN (Reuters) - The [more…]

Markets ignore best European factory data in 17 years

Markets ignore best European factory data in 17 years

Published 01/12/2017

A man looks at a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, April 18, 2016. REUTERS/Toru HanaiLONDON/MILAN (Reuters) - European shares fell on [more…]

Exclusive: Former top Brazil prosecutor says successor, police chief slowing graft probes

Exclusive: Former top Brazil prosecutor says successor, police chief slowing graft probes

Published 01/12/2017

Former Brazil's Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot attends an interview with Reuters in Brasilia, Brazil, November 28, 2017. Picture taken November 28, 2017. REUTERS/Adriano MachadoBRASILIA (Reuters) [more…]

Dazzling egg fossils crack open secrets of ancient flying reptiles

Dazzling egg fossils crack open secrets of ancient flying reptiles

Published 30/11/2017

An artist’s illustration shows individuals from the fish-eating pterosaur species Hamipterus tianshanensis, including adults, juvenile and eggs in this handout illustration obtained by Reuters November [more…]