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New York art turns Bulgarian village into outdoor gallery

New York art turns Bulgarian village into outdoor gallery

Published 04/08/2018

STARO ZHELEZARE, Bulgaria (Reuters) - With fewer than 500 inhabitants, Staro Zhelezare in southern Bulgaria is a world away from the mean streets of Manhattan, [more…]

Some banks in Finland face card payment problems

Some banks in Finland face card payment problems

Published 29/07/2018

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Clients at some banks in Finland have faced problems with the use of their payment cards on Sunday, payment firm Nets said. [more…]

Polish avant-garde jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stanko dies at 76

Polish avant-garde jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stanko dies at 76

Published 29/07/2018

WARSAW (Reuters) - Tomasz Stanko, a Polish trumpeter, composer and prominent figure in avant-garde and free jazz for decades, died on Sunday at the age [more…]

Mick Jagger quips about Polish courts overhaul at Warsaw concert

Mick Jagger quips about Polish courts overhaul at Warsaw concert

Published 09/07/2018

WARSAW (Reuters) - The Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger took a swipe at the Polish government’s shake-up of the judiciary during a concert in Warsaw, adding [more…]

China backs European integration, Li says before summit with…

China backs European integration, Li says before summit with…

Published 06/07/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - China backs EU integration and wants to use a weekend summit with central and eastern Europe to boost cooperation with the region, [more…]

Egypt puts relics recovered from smugglers in Italy on display

Egypt puts relics recovered from smugglers in Italy on display

Published 04/07/2018

CAIRO (Reuters) - Hundreds of ancient artifacts returned by Italy after they were recovered from smugglers in May went on display at the Egyptian museum [more…]

Japan’s ‘Shoplifters’ steals the show to win Cannes Palme d’Or

Japan’s ‘Shoplifters’ steals the show to win Cannes Palme d’Or

Published 19/05/2018

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at Cannes on Saturday for “Shoplifters”, a critically acclaimed family drama with unguessable [more…]

Father of gravely ill UK child Alfie Evans seeks hospital truce

Father of gravely ill UK child Alfie Evans seeks hospital truce

Published 26/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The father of gravely ill Alfie Evans, the 23-month-old boy whose plight has drawn international attention, said on Thursday he wanted to [more…]

Germany vows to keep pressure on Russia over Syria

Germany vows to keep pressure on Russia over Syria

Published 13/04/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government on Friday said it would do all it could to maintain political pressure on Russia over the suspected use [more…]

Mixed Martial Arts: Holloway replaces injured Ferguson in UFC title…

Mixed Martial Arts: Holloway replaces injured Ferguson in UFC title…

Published 02/04/2018

(Reuters) - UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will replace injured interim title-holder Tony Ferguson and take on Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title at UFC [more…]