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Nippon Steel worries about U.S. trade action, yen’s surge

Nippon Steel worries about U.S. trade action, yen’s surge

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is pictured outside its headquarters in Tokyo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) [more…]

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Published 19/02/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China’s multibillion-dollar [more…]

Philippine senate probes frigate deal- Duterte aide denies meddling

Philippine senate probes frigate deal- Duterte aide denies meddling

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (R) speaks with China's President Xi Jinping over the phone while with Christopher 'Bong' Go, Special Assistant to [more…]

Carnival probes security personnel’s response to brawl in South…

Carnival probes security personnel’s response to brawl in South…

Published 19/02/2018

President of Carnival Cruise Line Australia Sture Myrmell and Vice President and General Manager of Carnival Cruise Line Jennifer Vandekreeke speak to the media in [more…]

Landmine kills poll candidate in troubled district of Indian state

Landmine kills poll candidate in troubled district of Indian state

Published 19/02/2018

GUWAHATI, India (Reuters) - A landmine explosion killed four people, including an election candidate, in India’s northeastern state of Meghalaya in an area where four [more…]

Australian lawmaker’s online gun picture post sparks police review

Australian lawmaker’s online gun picture post sparks police review

Published 19/02/2018

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australian federal police were on Monday investigating a social media post by a government lawmaker that showed him aiming a gun and [more…]

‘Three Billboards’ leads the pack at politically edged BAFTA awards

‘Three Billboards’ leads the pack at politically edged BAFTA awards

Published 19/02/2018

Martin McDonagh, Peter Czernin, Sam Rockwell and Graham Broadbent, pose with Frances McDormand, as they hold their trophies for Best Film for 'Three Billboards Outside [more…]

India’s federal investigator seals PNB branch at heart of fraud:…

India’s federal investigator seals PNB branch at heart of fraud:…

Published 19/02/2018

A pigeon flies past the logo of Punjab National Bank outside a branch of the bank in New Delhi, India February 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan AbidiNEW [more…]

Students plan protests, Washington march, to demand gun control…

Students plan protests, Washington march, to demand gun control…

Published 19/02/2018

A senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School weeps in front of a cross and Star of David for shooting victim Meadow Pollack while a [more…]

Two-thirds of Australians want deputy PM to resign over sex…

Two-thirds of Australians want deputy PM to resign over sex…

Published 19/02/2018

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce arrives during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, February 13, 2018. AAP/Lukas Coch/via REUTERSSYDNEY [more…]