Europe

China draws three-stage path for Myanmar, Bangladesh to resolve Rohingya crisis

China draws three-stage path for Myanmar, Bangladesh to resolve Rohingya crisis

Published 20/11/2017

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi attends the 13th Asia Europe Foreign Ministers Meeting (ASEM) in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, November 20, 2017. REUTERS/StringerNAYPYITAW (Reuters) - [more…]

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

Published 20/11/2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) during the exploratory talks about forming a new coalition government in Berlin, Germany, November 19, [more…]

German coalition talks collapse ‘bad news for Europe’: Dutch minister

German coalition talks collapse ‘bad news for Europe’: Dutch minister

Published 20/11/2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and CSU (Christian Social Union) leader Horst Seehofer speak to media after the exploratory talks [more…]

Iraqi Federal Court rules Kurdish referendum unconstitutional

Iraqi Federal Court rules Kurdish referendum unconstitutional

Published 20/11/2017

Kurdish policemen look on towards banners supporting the referendum for independence of Kurdistan in Erbil, Iraq September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-MarjaniBAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq’s Supreme [more…]

Bipartisan Harvard panel recommends hacking safeguards for elections

Bipartisan Harvard panel recommends hacking safeguards for elections

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: An unidentified voter casts his ballot at a local polling station in Miami November 2, 2010. REUTERS/Hans DerykSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A bipartisan [more…]

Asia stocks wilt, German coalition impasse hits euro

Asia stocks wilt, German coalition impasse hits euro

Published 20/11/2017

People walk past an electronic board showing exchange rate between Japanese Yen and U.S. Dollar outside a brokerage at a business district in Tokyo, Japan [more…]

Oil markets tepid ahead of Nov. 30 OPEC meeting

Oil markets tepid ahead of Nov. 30 OPEC meeting

Published 20/11/2017

Men work for Iraqi Drilling Company at Rumaila oilfield in Basra, Iraq, May 11, 2017. REUTERS/Essam Al-SudaniSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil markets were tepid on Monday [more…]

Roche announces trial successes in cancer, haemophilia

Roche announces trial successes in cancer, haemophilia

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Swiss drugmaker Roche's logo is seen at their headquarters in Basel, Switzerland January 28, 2016. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File PhotoZURICH (Reuters) - Roche [more…]

New ARV drugs, early diagnosis key to beating AIDS epidemic: UNAIDS

New ARV drugs, early diagnosis key to beating AIDS epidemic: UNAIDS

Published 20/11/2017

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Developing new front-line antiretroviral (ARV) drugs and using technology for early diagnosis are among key steps needed to sustain momentum in [more…]

Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China’s top grocer

Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China’s top grocer

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang [more…]