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Iran has not ruled out talks to end nuclear dispute, says official

Iran has not ruled out talks to end nuclear dispute, says official

Published 20/01/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Monday that it had not closed the “door to negotiations” in efforts to resolve a dispute over its nuclear [more…]

Serena puts aside air quality concerns to clear first hurdle

Serena puts aside air quality concerns to clear first hurdle

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Serena Williams put aside her concerns about the air quality at Melbourne Park as she breezed into the second round of the [more…]

Rival Libyan leaders to hold Moscow peace talks on Monday: news agencies

Rival Libyan leaders to hold Moscow peace talks on Monday: news agencies

Published 13/01/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Libya’s warring rival leaders will hold peace talks in Moscow on Monday alongside representatives from Russia and Turkey, Russian news agencies cited [more…]

Tennis: ‘You can’t curse,’ Gauff admonishes dad during match

Tennis: ‘You can’t curse,’ Gauff admonishes dad during match

Published 09/01/2020

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Parents normally tell their teenagers to watch their language, but Coco Gauff turned the tables on her father on Thursday during her [more…]

Williams struggles but advances to quarters in Auckland

Williams struggles but advances to quarters in Auckland

Published 09/01/2020

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Top seed Serena Williams was made to work hard against fellow American Christina McHale before she prevailed 3-6 6-2 6-3 to advance [more…]

China says supports South Korea’s efforts to improve ties with North Korea

China says supports South Korea’s efforts to improve ties with North Korea

Published 23/12/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping told South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday that China supports South Korea’s efforts to improve ties with [more…]

China-Brazil satellite launched into space to monitor Amazon rainforest

China-Brazil satellite launched into space to monitor Amazon rainforest

Published 20/12/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - An Earth observation satellite jointly developed by China and Brazil was launched into space on Friday under a bilateral programme seen as [more…]

U.S. envoy Biegun to North Korea: ‘We’re here, you know how to reach us’

U.S. envoy Biegun to North Korea: ‘We’re here, you know how to reach us’

Published 16/12/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. special envoy for North Korea, Stephen Biegun, urged Pyongyang on Monday to return offers of talks, dismissing leader Kim Jong Un’s [more…]

Trump impeachment looms as U.S. House committee approves charges

Trump impeachment looms as U.S. House committee approves charges

Published 14/12/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday took Republican President Donald Trump to the brink of impeachment by approving two [more…]

Highlights: EU leaders meet in Brussels to discuss climate, budget, Brexit

Highlights: EU leaders meet in Brussels to discuss climate, budget, Brexit

Published 12/12/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders are meeting in Brussels on Thursday and Friday for talk on climate, the EU’s long-term budget, Brexit, the euro [more…]