Crime

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain hopes to permit outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister Oliver Dowden said on Monday, after announcing a nearly [more…]

Late South Korea triathlete’s team mates detail abuse allegations

Late South Korea triathlete’s team mates detail abuse allegations

Published 06/07/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - Former team mates of a South Korean triathlete found dead last month after alleging she had been abused by her coaching staff [more…]

Ousted U.S. prosecutor Berman to appear for closed-door congressional interview

Ousted U.S. prosecutor Berman to appear for closed-door congressional interview

Published 03/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Geoffrey Berman, the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who was ousted from his job last month amid an investigation by his office [more…]

UK PM Johnson says on Huawei: we must protect from ‘hostile state vendors’

UK PM Johnson says on Huawei: we must protect from ‘hostile state vendors’

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that Britain needed to protect its critical national infrastructure from “hostile state vendors” when deciding [more…]

Britain reels from latest terrorism-linked stabbing, American among dead

Britain reels from latest terrorism-linked stabbing, American among dead

Published 22/06/2020

READING, England (Reuters) - The English town of Reading held a minute’s silence on Monday for the victims of a stabbing that killed three people [more…]

Russian prosecutor seeks six-year jail term for director who poked fun at authorities: RIA

Russian prosecutor seeks six-year jail term for director who poked fun at authorities: RIA

Published 22/06/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian prosecutors asked a court in Moscow on Monday to sentence prominent film and theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov to six years in [more…]

German finance minister says supervision institutions did their job on Wirecard

German finance minister says supervision institutions did their job on Wirecard

Published 22/06/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Regulators worked hard and did their job in the case of payments firm Wirecard, which on Monday said that 1.9 billion euros [more…]

Australia’s High Court says former judge sexually harassed six female staff

Australia’s High Court says former judge sexually harassed six female staff

Published 22/06/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A former High Court of Australia judge was found to have sexually harassed six female staff, the court said on Monday, one [more…]

UK says Reading knife attacker was acting alone

UK says Reading knife attacker was acting alone

Published 22/06/2020

READING, England (Reuters) - The man who went on a stabbing spree in the British town of Reading was acting alone, interior minister Priti Patel [more…]

Trump opposed to removing Theodore Roosevelt’s statue from outside Museum of Natural History

Trump opposed to removing Theodore Roosevelt’s statue from outside Museum of Natural History

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed removing the towering statue of Theodore Roosevelt from outside New York City’s American Museum [more…]