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In flooded Argentine field, ducks swim where soy should sprout

In flooded Argentine field, ducks swim where soy should sprout

Published 14/01/2019

NORBERTO DE LA RIESTRA, Argentina (Reuters) - Argentine farmer Mario Giustocio looks out at a series of ponds that have formed over a field that [more…]

‘Why don’t you die?’: Australian’s fight with a spider sparks…

‘Why don’t you die?’: Australian’s fight with a spider sparks…

Published 02/01/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian man triggered an emergency police response after a noisy exchange with a spider startled a passerby into reporting what sounded [more…]

Collapse in India’s onion prices could leave Modi smarting in election

Collapse in India’s onion prices could leave Modi smarting in election

Published 28/12/2018

HIVARGAON/MUJAHIDPUR, India (Reuters) - A spike in the price of onions has led to the ouster of governments in Indian elections in the past. Now, [more…]

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest…

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest…

Published 03/12/2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) - British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough on Monday urged world leaders, meeting in Poland to agree ways to limit global warming, [more…]

Portugal to build satellite launch pad, lab with China

Portugal to build satellite launch pad, lab with China

Published 06/11/2018

LISBON (Reuters) - Portugal plans to build an international launch pad for small satellites in the Azores and has agreed with China to set up [more…]

A pity to throw it away: insurer stores damaged art in Germany

A pity to throw it away: insurer stores damaged art in Germany

Published 17/10/2018

COLOGNE, (Germany) (Reuters) - What happens to artworks which are too badly damaged to be restored once the insurer has paid out the claim? Up [more…]

Hong Kong, southern China clean up after super typhoon

Hong Kong, southern China clean up after super typhoon

Published 17/09/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The financial hub of Hong Kong began clearing up on Monday after being battered by one of the strongest typhoons in recent [more…]

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Published 17/09/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte repeated his call on Monday to shut all mines in the country following deadly landslides, hours after his [more…]

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Published 17/09/2018

UCAB, Philippines (Reuters) - Hopes of finding survivors in the rubble of a huge landslide in the Philippines faded on Monday as rescuers in a [more…]

‘Shimmering’ Mexican drama ‘Roma’ wins Venice for Cuaron and Netflix

‘Shimmering’ Mexican drama ‘Roma’ wins Venice for Cuaron and Netflix

Published 08/09/2018

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, bringing Netflix its first major [more…]