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Celebrities lose work, students sue U.S. colleges in admissions…

Celebrities lose work, students sue U.S. colleges in admissions…

Published 15/03/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood actress Lori Loughlin was dropped by a TV network and her daughter lost a sponsorship deal on Thursday, while students [more…]

Russian space rocket lifts off with astronauts who survived rocket…

Russian space rocket lifts off with astronauts who survived rocket…

Published 14/03/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian-made Soyuz rocket lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday, carrying three astronauts into space, two of whom [more…]

Spanish impressionist Sorolla gets royal treatment in London

Spanish impressionist Sorolla gets royal treatment in London

Published 14/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The first major exhibition in more than a century of Spanish impressionist painter Joaquín Sorolla opens in London on Wednesday attended by [more…]

Experts call for halt to gene editing that results in ‘designer…

Experts call for halt to gene editing that results in ‘designer…

Published 13/03/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Top scientists and ethicists from seven countries on Wednesday called for a global moratorium on gene editing of human eggs, sperm or [more…]

Space station crew confident on eve of first launch since rocket…

Space station crew confident on eve of first launch since rocket…

Published 13/03/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Two astronauts who survived a dramatic launch mishap in October said on Wednesday they were confident this time about reaching the International [more…]

Painting sow Pigcasso hogs the limelight at South Africa farm

Painting sow Pigcasso hogs the limelight at South Africa farm

Published 12/03/2019

FRANSCHHOEK, South Africa (Reuters) - Step aside Francis Bacon. Brandishing a paintbrush in her snout, Pigcasso enthusiastically tosses her head to create bright, bold strokes [more…]

Japan court blocks ex-Nissan boss Ghosn from attending board…

Japan court blocks ex-Nissan boss Ghosn from attending board…

Published 11/03/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - A Tokyo court on Monday denied ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn’s request to attend a board meeting this week, broadcaster NHK reported, [more…]

Tokyo court denies Ghosn’s request to attend Nissan board meeting: NHK

Tokyo court denies Ghosn’s request to attend Nissan board meeting: NHK

Published 11/03/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - A Tokyo court denied former Nissan Motor boss Carlos Ghosn’s request to attend the automaker’s board meeting this week, days after he [more…]

Flydubai says remains confident in the airworthiness of Boeing 737…

Flydubai says remains confident in the airworthiness of Boeing 737…

Published 11/03/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - Flydubai remains confident in the airworthiness of its Boeing 737 planes, an airline spokeswoman said on Monday, a day after an Ethiopian [more…]

Trump’s budget to land with a thud on Monday

Trump’s budget to land with a thud on Monday

Published 11/03/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When President Donald Trump proposes his 2020 federal budget on Monday, official Washington will likely have a quick look, shrug and move [more…]