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.
Tesco Accounting Probe Finds 'Inappropriate Behavior' By Staff
October 20 2014 3:09 AM
The retailer, once the darling of the sector, has suffered over the last year with its big out-of-town stores losing favor.
EU's Barroso Urges UK Not To Alienate European Allies
October 20 2014 12:25 AM
Britain's future in the 28-country trading bloc has been thrown into question by Prime Minister David Cameron.
Controlling The Message: Modi Chooses State Media
October 20 2014 12:13 AM
Private news outlets say diminishing interaction with the government has made their jobs harder.
Reform-Minded Outsider Widodo Takes Over As Indonesia's President
October 19 2014 6:33 PM
Joko Widodo, a former mayor of the city of Solo and governor of the capital, is untested on the national and international stages.
Trekking Tragedy Shakes Nepal's Faith In Shoestring Tourism
October 19 2014 6:21 PM
Dozens still missing on the snow-covered Himalayan slopes.
Hong Kong Street Clashes Continue Despite Imminent Talks
October 19 2014 9:36 AM
Without a breakthrough in the talks Tuesday, "I'm worried we will see the standoff worsen and get violent," a Hong Kong-based professor says.
North Korea, South Korea Exchange Gunfire Over Military Border
October 19 2014 8:36 AM
North Korean troops approached the military border Sunday and did not retreat after South Korean troops fired warning shots.
Former 'American Idol' Competitor Joanne Borgella Dies At 32
October 19 2014 7:53 AM
The model and singer Joanne Borgella had chronicled her cancer treatment during the past year or so via Facebook.
Hopes Fade For 40 Trekkers Still Missing After Nepal Blizzard
October 19 2014 6:56 AM
Over 500 people have been rescued from a route popular with foreign tourists that circles Annapurna, the world's tenth-tallest peak.
Fiercest Fighting In Days Hits Syrian Border Town
October 19 2014 6:26 AM
Raids on Islamic State around Kobani have been stepped up, with the fate of the town seen as an important test for the anti-ISIS campaign.
Japanese Minister Expected To Resign Over Funding Scandal
October 19 2014 3:23 AM
Yuko Obuchi is expected to resign Sunday, over allegations that groups backing her misused political funds, in a blow to PM Shinzo Abe.