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Dollar remains steady after U.S. jobs data, focus on yuan

Dollar remains steady after U.S. jobs data, focus on yuan

Published 06/08/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar held firm against a basket of its peers on Monday after U.S. job data reinforced investors’ expectations the Federal Reserve [more…]

‘Nice to be back’: NZ Prime Minister Ardern returns to capital…

‘Nice to be back’: NZ Prime Minister Ardern returns to capital…

Published 06/08/2018

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returned on Monday to Parliament to run her first Cabinet meeting, six weeks after giving birth [more…]

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley stadium

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley stadium

Published 06/07/2018

(Reuters) - Anthony Joshua has signed a deal to stage his next two bouts at Wembley stadium, the first in September and then next April, [more…]

India Uber president to head Asia Pacific operations

India Uber president to head Asia Pacific operations

Published 28/05/2018

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Uber’s India President Amit Jain has been promoted to head of the global ride-hailing firm’s Asia Pacific operations, which includes Australia, [more…]

New Zealand to spend $600 million to eradicate cattle disease

New Zealand to spend $600 million to eradicate cattle disease

Published 28/05/2018

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand, the world’s biggest dairy exporter, will spend more than NZ$880 million ($610 million) in a bid to eradicate the mycoplasma [more…]

Scientists plan DNA hunt for Loch Ness monster next month

Scientists plan DNA hunt for Loch Ness monster next month

Published 23/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A global team of scientists plans to scour the icy depths of Loch Ness next month using environmental DNA (eDNA) in an [more…]

Golf: Ariya Jutanugarn makes it 15 different winners from 15 events

Golf: Ariya Jutanugarn makes it 15 different winners from 15 events

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - Ariya Jutanugarn made it 15 different winners in 15 events on the LPGA Tour this year when she triumphed in a three-way playoff [more…]

Back to work, Prince Harry and Meghan to delay honeymoon

Back to work, Prince Harry and Meghan to delay honeymoon

Published 20/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will delay heading off for their honeymoon, instead attending a birthday party for his father Prince Charles [more…]

Two-thirds of Brits not interested in royal wedding: poll

Two-thirds of Brits not interested in royal wedding: poll

Published 15/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A global audience will be watching when Prince Harry weds his U.S. fiancee Meghan Markle on Saturday, but most Britons don’t care [more…]

UK prince’s office asks for understanding over report Markle’s…

UK prince’s office asks for understanding over report Markle’s…

Published 14/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle asked for “understanding” for the father of the American actress after the U.S. celebrity news [more…]