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Exclusive: In rare coordinated move, Western envoys seek meeting on…

Exclusive: In rare coordinated move, Western envoys seek meeting on…

Published 15/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A group of 15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are seeking a meeting with the top official in China’s restive, [more…]

Moto2 rider Fenati dropped by team after brake grab

Moto2 rider Fenati dropped by team after brake grab

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Italian rider Romano Fenati was dumped by his Moto2 team on Monday, and was also set to lose a 2019 MV Agusta [more…]

Motorcycling: MV Agusta boss vows to drop Fenati after Moto2 ban

Motorcycling: MV Agusta boss vows to drop Fenati after Moto2 ban

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The boss of Italian bike maker MV Agusta has vowed to rip up a contract with Romano Fenati after the Moto2 rider [more…]

Bottas may have to be Hamilton’s wingman after Monza

Bottas may have to be Hamilton’s wingman after Monza

Published 27/08/2018

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas bridled at the suggestion last month that he was a “wingman” for Mercedes team mate and championship leader Lewis [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…]

Plucky air guitarists chase stringless glory at world titles in…

Plucky air guitarists chase stringless glory at world titles in…

Published 25/08/2018

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Air guitar enthusiasts gathered in the Finnish city of Oulu on Friday to shred and strum their imaginary instruments in pursuit of [more…]

Angry Birds maker Rovio’s games get sales boost

Angry Birds maker Rovio’s games get sales boost

Published 17/08/2018

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Rovio Entertainment (ROVIO.HE), the maker of the “Angry Birds” mobile game series and movie, on Friday reported an increase in second-quarter sales [more…]

Hamilton ahead but still focused on catching up

Hamilton ahead but still focused on catching up

Published 30/07/2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton leads Formula One into the August break by a healthy margin but, despite winning from pole position in Hungary on [more…]

Motor racing: No bottle? Sauber’s Ericsson races thirsty

Motor racing: No bottle? Sauber’s Ericsson races thirsty

Published 30/07/2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Sauber’s Swedish Formula One driver Marcus Ericsson has revealed that he has raced thirsty for years because he has ditched his car’s [more…]

Some banks in Finland face card payment problems

Some banks in Finland face card payment problems

Published 29/07/2018

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Clients at some banks in Finland have faced problems with the use of their payment cards on Sunday, payment firm Nets said. [more…]