India

Factory owner, manager nabbed after Indian capital’s deadliest fire in 20 years

Factory owner, manager nabbed after Indian capital’s deadliest fire in 20 years

Published 09/12/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Police in New Delhi have arrested the owner and manager at a factory where 43 people perished in the Indian capital’s [more…]

Health experts warn of emerging threat of Nipah virus

Health experts warn of emerging threat of Nipah virus

Published 09/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and South East Asia and has “serious [more…]

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A wave of social unrest across developing countries this year has caught many investors off-guard and is challenging models designed to gauge [more…]

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will on Monday honor the two people who were killed when a militant knife man went on a stabbing spree near [more…]

Motor racing: Hulkenberg bows out with fans voting him ‘Driver of the Day’

Motor racing: Hulkenberg bows out with fans voting him ‘Driver of the Day’

Published 01/12/2019

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Formula One fans gave Nico Hulkenberg a ‘Driver of the Day’ send-off on Sunday as the Renault driver bowed out with [more…]

India courts private hospitals to boost insurance program

India courts private hospitals to boost insurance program

Published 25/11/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India will offer incentives to private hospitals to take part in the government’s health insurance program, potentially the biggest of its [more…]

India plans strategic stake sales in 28 state-run companies: minister

India plans strategic stake sales in 28 state-run companies: minister

Published 18/11/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s cabinet has given ‘in-principle’ approval for the sale of strategic stakes in 28 state-run companies including state carrier Air India [more…]

Timeline: Lebanon’s ordeal – Economic and political crises since civil war

Timeline: Lebanon’s ordeal – Economic and political crises since civil war

Published 18/11/2019

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Demonstrations against Lebanon’s ruling elite have plunged the country into political turmoil at a time of acute economic crisis, driven by deepening [more…]

ArcelorMittal willing to re-commit to Ilva steel plant on three conditions: paper

ArcelorMittal willing to re-commit to Ilva steel plant on three conditions: paper

Published 18/11/2019

ROME (Reuters) - ArcelorMittal (MT.AS) is drafting a plan to re-commit to the 2018 deal, under which it bought the troubled Ilva steel plant in [more…]

Asian airlines slash flights to Hong Kong as unrest escalates

Asian airlines slash flights to Hong Kong as unrest escalates

Published 18/11/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Several Asian airlines have cut flights to Hong Kong over the coming weeks, an industry scheduling publication showed, as anti-government protests in [more…]