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Gambia files Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar at World Court: justice minister

Gambia files Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar at World Court: justice minister

Published 11/11/2019

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Gambia has filed a case at the United Nations’ top court accusing Myanmar of committing genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority, [more…]

‘Pam! Pam! Pam!’: Shooting of protester marks step up in Hong Kong violence

‘Pam! Pam! Pam!’: Shooting of protester marks step up in Hong Kong violence

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday as the territory [more…]

Hong Kong leader says violence has far exceeded calls for democracy

Hong Kong leader says violence has far exceeded calls for democracy

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam said on Monday the violence that is roiling the former British colony has exceeded protesters’ [more…]

U.S. aviation authority downgrades Malaysia’s air safety rating: sources

U.S. aviation authority downgrades Malaysia’s air safety rating: sources

Published 11/11/2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has downgraded Malaysia’s air safety rating, restricting the country’s airlines from adding flights to the [more…]

Turkey starts repatriation of captured Islamic State militants

Turkey starts repatriation of captured Islamic State militants

Published 11/11/2019

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey said on Monday it had deported two Islamic State militants — a German and an American — beginning a programme to [more…]

China October new bank loans dip to 22-month low, more easing expected

China October new bank loans dip to 22-month low, more easing expected

Published 11/11/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - New bank loans in China fell more than expected to the lowest in 22 months in October, but the drop was likely [more…]

Germany does not yet know identity of people Turkey deporting: spokesman

Germany does not yet know identity of people Turkey deporting: spokesman

Published 11/11/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany does not yet know the identity of seven people Turkey plans to deport on the grounds that they have fought for [more…]

World shares fall as Hong Kong violence unnerves investors

World shares fall as Hong Kong violence unnerves investors

Published 11/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Shares across the globe fell on Monday, buffeted by escalating violence in Hong Kong that pushed Asian stocks to their worst day [more…]

Prosus sticks with $6.3 billion bid for Just Eat but lowers threshold

Prosus sticks with $6.3 billion bid for Just Eat but lowers threshold

Published 11/11/2019

LONDON/AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Prosus PRX.AS held firm on its $6.3 billion offer to buy Just Eat (JE.L) on Monday as it argued the merits of [more…]

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales hit $30 billion, on track for record

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales hit $30 billion, on track for record

Published 11/11/2019

HANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Chinese retailer Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Monday that sales for its annual Singles’ Day shopping blitz crossed the $30 [more…]