China Wants Closer Military Ties With Iran
October 23 2014 4:12 AM
The head of Iran's navy said that the country attached great importance to its ties with China, and was 'ready to enhance bilateral exchanges'.
US Air Strikes Have Killed 533 Militants in Syria, 32 Civilians: Report
October 23 2014 3:39 AM
The month-long campaign has also killed 57 members of the al-Qaeda-affilitated Nusra Front, according to a monitoring group.
Mexico Names 'Probable Masterminds' Behind Teacher Disappearances
October 23 2014 1:20 AM
Iguala Mayor Jose Luis Abarca and his wife had ordered local police to stop the students from disrupting a political event that day.
EU's Juncker Pledges Investment Plan For Jobs
October 22 2014 7:01 AM
Germany, Europe's dominant economy, is resisting calls for it to spend more to kick-start growth.
At Least 11 Banks To Fail European Stress Tests: Report
October 22 2014 6:53 AM
The results of the stress tests on 130 banks by the European Central Bank are due to be unveiled on Sunday.
US Government Probes Medical Devices For Possible Cyber Flaws
October 22 2014 2:39 AM
The products under review include an infusion pump and implantable heart devices.
Indian Companies Fear Tougher Penalties From Emboldened Regulators
October 22 2014 1:56 AM
Cleaning up India's grubby business climate is top of the agenda for both regulators and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
Britain To Tighten Charities Laws To Tackle Terrorism Funding
October 22 2014 12:05 AM
Several individuals convicted of terrorism offences in Britain had raised funds in public, purportedly for charitable purposes.
US Existing Home Sales At One-Year High, Prices Up
October 21 2014 10:23 PM
U.S. home resales raced to a one-year high in September, the latest indication the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track.
McDonald's CEO Acknowledges Image Problems After Tough Results
October 21 2014 7:50 PM
McDonald's Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson owned up to some corporate image problems on Tuesday after it posted a nearly one-third drop in quarterly profit and warned its global restaurant sales would fall again in October.
Ebola Nurse's Status Upgraded To Good From Fair
October 21 2014 6:47 PM
Nina Pham was admitted to the NIH Clinical Center Special Clinical Studies Unit in Bethesda, Maryland, on Oct. 16.
Britain Sends Drones For Surveillance Missions Over Syria
October 21 2014 7:19 AM
Parliament voted to approve air strikes against IS in Iraq last month, after a request from the Iraqi government.
ECB Looking At Corporate Bond Buys By December
October 21 2014 6:31 AM
The policymakers could decide at the December meeting to go ahead with the purchases, but such a step is not certain.
UK Public Finances Worsen In First Half Of Tax Year
October 21 2014 5:41 AM
Last month's data showed that borrowing between April and August was 6 percent higher than a year earlier.
JLR Sees 20% Growth In China Sales This Year
October 21 2014 2:47 AM
The target compares with a rise of around 40 percent last year.
Total CEO de Margerie Killed In Moscow Airport Accident
October 20 2014 8:56 PM
The collision occurred minutes before midnight Moscow time as de Margerie's Dassault Falcon jet was taking off for Paris.
Alabama State House Speaker Indicted On 23 Counts Of Corruption Charges
October 20 2014 7:52 PM
Alabama's Republican state house speaker was indicted on 23 criminal counts of corruption by a grand jury, court records released on Monday show.
Banks Should Defer Bonuses 10 Years: Fed Official
October 20 2014 6:21 PM
New York Federal Reserve Bank President William Dudley said banks should pay employees in debt securities for their annual incentive pay.
Polish Ex-Minister Quoted Saying Putin Offered To Divide Ukraine With Poland
October 20 2014 6:16 PM
Poland's parliamentary speaker, Radoslaw Sikorski, has been quoted as saying that Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed to Poland's then leader in 2008 that they divide Ukraine between themselves.
Market Action Reinforces Need For Policy Patience: Fed's Rosengren
October 20 2014 6:02 AM
The sharp week-long drop in global stocks and bond yields abated on Friday, though investors remained on edge.