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Royal Dutch Orchestra fires chief conductor amid harassment…

Royal Dutch Orchestra fires chief conductor amid harassment…

Published 02/08/2018

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The chief conductor at Amsterdam’s renowned Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Daniele Gatti, has been fired because of allegations of sexual harassment, the orchestra [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…]

Markets jitter as founder of Italian ruling party urges euro…

Markets jitter as founder of Italian ruling party urges euro…

Published 27/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - Italy should have a “plan B” to quit the euro zone with a referendum if economic conditions dictate, the founder of the [more…]

Underground lake found on Mars, raising possibility of life

Underground lake found on Mars, raising possibility of life

Published 25/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Using a radar instrument on an orbiting spacecraft, scientists have spotted what they said on Wednesday appears to be a sizable salt-laden [more…]

Centauro the robot hopes to play role in disaster relief work

Centauro the robot hopes to play role in disaster relief work

Published 25/07/2018

GENOA, Italy (Reuters) - Centauro the robot, with four legs, a short torso and two upper arms, edges forward with Tai chi-like grace before lowering [more…]

Fiat Chrysler loses another executive after Marchionne illness

Fiat Chrysler loses another executive after Marchionne illness

Published 23/07/2018

MILAN (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler’s (FCHA.MI) European boss has quit, adding to the problems facing new CEO Mike Manley who must deliver on promises to [more…]

Rival warplane projects underline Europe’s divisions

Rival warplane projects underline Europe’s divisions

Published 23/07/2018

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Britain’s showy launch of a new fighter jet project at this week’s Farnborough Airshow has laid bare political tensions that are [more…]

Cycling: Non-aggression pact between Froome and Thomas will not be…

Cycling: Non-aggression pact between Froome and Thomas will not be…

Published 23/07/2018

CARCASSONNE, France (Reuters) - Will Chris Froome attack Geraint Thomas, or will the defending champion support the current yellow jersey holder? That is the question [more…]

Who needs Ferrari? Italy has Molinari

Who needs Ferrari? Italy has Molinari

Published 23/07/2018

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari was only half joking when he said his stunning British Open victory might make the headlines back home - [more…]