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EU writes to UK providing assurances over Ireland Brexit backstop

EU writes to UK providing assurances over Ireland Brexit backstop

Published 14/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have written a letter to British Prime Minister Theresa May setting [more…]

Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Published 14/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian man to death for drug smuggling after prosecutors said an original 15-year sentence given [more…]

India’s top court seeks govt response on plans to snoop on…

India’s top court seeks govt response on plans to snoop on…

Published 14/01/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s Supreme Court on Monday asked the government to respond in six weeks on pleas challenging a recent home ministry order [more…]

Australia union seeks help for detained Bahraini refugee player

Australia union seeks help for detained Bahraini refugee player

Published 14/01/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - The head of the Australian soccer players union wants the sport’s regional governing body to help secure the release of a Bahraini [more…]

Former Nissan boss Ghosn suffers ‘harsh’ treatment in jail: wife

Former Nissan boss Ghosn suffers ‘harsh’ treatment in jail: wife

Published 14/01/2019

(Reuters) - The wife of ousted Nissan Motor Co Ltd (7201.T) chairman Carlos Ghosn has urged New York-based Human Rights Watch to draw attention to [more…]

U.S. judge partially blocks Trump administration birth control rules

U.S. judge partially blocks Trump administration birth control rules

Published 14/01/2019

(Reuters) - A judge in California on Sunday partially blocked a set of Trump administration rules that allow employers to opt out of providing health [more…]

Key Republican to ask FBI about report of Trump counterintelligence…

Key Republican to ask FBI about report of Trump counterintelligence…

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican head of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee said on Sunday he plans to ask the FBI about a report it [more…]

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A partial U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump’s demand for $5.7 billion to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border entered [more…]

Trump’s attorney general nominee to recuse from AT&T-Time Warner…

Trump’s attorney general nominee to recuse from AT&T-Time Warner…

Published 11/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - William Barr, nominated by President Donald Trump to become U.S. attorney general, plans to recuse himself from a major antitrust case, according [more…]

Four men go on trial for theft of giant gold coin from Berlin museum

Four men go on trial for theft of giant gold coin from Berlin museum

Published 10/01/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Four men went on trial on Thursday for stealing a gold coin the size of a manhole cover from one of Germany’s [more…]