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South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

Published 15/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that he had never broken the law with the Gupta [more…]

China to investigate local authorities’ efforts to control African…

China to investigate local authorities’ efforts to control African…

Published 15/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on local veterinary authorities in 10 provinces as it tries to [more…]

China-friendly Taiwan mayor beats Foxconn’s Gou in opposition’s…

China-friendly Taiwan mayor beats Foxconn’s Gou in opposition’s…

Published 15/07/2019

TAIPEI (Reuters) - A China-friendly mayor in Taiwan on Monday won the opposition party’s nomination for the 2020 presidential election, beating Foxconn founder Terry Gou [more…]

Hong Kong leader says protesters in latest clashes can be called…

Hong Kong leader says protesters in latest clashes can be called…

Published 15/07/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday protesters who clashed with police on the weekend were rioters, a legally loaded [more…]

South Africa’s Zuma tells corruption inquiry there is conspiracy…

South Africa’s Zuma tells corruption inquiry there is conspiracy…

Published 15/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African president Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that there was a conspiracy against him and that his [more…]

They bombed our livelihoods: Sri Lanka’s tourism firms struggle…

They bombed our livelihoods: Sri Lanka’s tourism firms struggle…

Published 15/07/2019

UNWATUNA/GALLE, Sri Lanka (Reuters) - Pearl Divers, a diving school on one of Sri Lanka’s most popular southern beaches, shut shop for two months after [more…]

Britain’s Hunt says ‘small window’ to save Iran nuclear deal

Britain’s Hunt says ‘small window’ to save Iran nuclear deal

Published 15/07/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Monday that there was still time to save the Iran nuclear deal and that despite [more…]

France’s Le Drian says Europeans must stay united on Iran issue

France’s Le Drian says Europeans must stay united on Iran issue

Published 15/07/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France’s Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Monday that Europe had to remain united in trying to preserve the Iran nuclear [more…]

With Iran deal teetering on brink, Europeans assess next steps

With Iran deal teetering on brink, Europeans assess next steps

Published 15/07/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European foreign ministers will seek to flesh out how to convince Iran and the United States to reduce tensions and initiate a [more…]

Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7

Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7

Published 14/07/2019

ATHENS (Reuters) - Authorities evacuated dozens of citizens from flooded homes in western Greece on Sunday, a few days after seven people were killed by [more…]