France

Prince William, Kate laud Dundee for its team approach to challenges

Prince William, Kate laud Dundee for its team approach to challenges

Published 29/01/2019

DUNDEE, Scotland (Reuters) - Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate visited a gleaming new design museum on Tuesday as well as a factory facing [more…]

Boris Johnson tells UK’s May: Ditch the Irish backstop and get support

Boris Johnson tells UK’s May: Ditch the Irish backstop and get support

Published 28/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The most prominent Brexit campaigner in Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative party said on Monday that she would get widespread support if [more…]

Nissan says co-operating with SEC inquiry after report of probe on…

Nissan says co-operating with SEC inquiry after report of probe on…

Published 28/01/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co Ltd on Monday said it was the target of a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) inquiry, as the [more…]

France’s Altran Tech says it was hit by cyber attack

France’s Altran Tech says it was hit by cyber attack

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - French engineering consulting firm Altran Technologies was the target of a cyber attack last Thursday that hit operations in some European countries, it [more…]

Hard to disprove case for Italy-France high-speed rail link: paper

Hard to disprove case for Italy-France high-speed rail link: paper

Published 28/01/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - It would be hard to disprove the case for a high-speed rail link between Italy and France, Italy’s economy undersecretary Massimo Garavaglia [more…]

As West turns on him, Venezuela’s Maduro flexes military muscle

As West turns on him, Venezuela’s Maduro flexes military muscle

Published 28/01/2019

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro oversaw a display of the army’s Russian hardware on Sunday, with anti-aircraft flak and tank rounds pounding a [more…]

Banksy homage to Bataclan stolen from Paris theater

Banksy homage to Bataclan stolen from Paris theater

Published 27/01/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - A mural by British street artist Banksy on a fire-exit door at Paris’ Bataclan theater, where Islamist militants killed 90 people three [more…]

Oscar-crowned French composer Michel Legrand dies at 86

Oscar-crowned French composer Michel Legrand dies at 86

Published 26/01/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - French composer and pianist Michel Legrand has died at 86 after a career in which he stood out for soundtracks in screen [more…]

Seeking thrifty ways to cut pollution, Rotterdam links up with…

Seeking thrifty ways to cut pollution, Rotterdam links up with…

Published 26/01/2019

ROTTERDAM (Reuters) - As Daan Hosli’s hybrid BMW glides into downtown Rotterdam, it passes a virtual boundary into the city’s “electric-only zone” and his mobile [more…]

Lactalis recalls baby milk from Spanish site linked to salmonella

Lactalis recalls baby milk from Spanish site linked to salmonella

Published 25/01/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Dairy group Lactalis said on Friday it was recalling one of its infant formula brands as a precautionary move as the product [more…]