Syngenta Cost-Cutting Program To Affect 1,800 Jobs
November 24 2014 7:12 AM
The move comes as a part of the Swiss company’s efforts to save about $1 billion by 2018.
Canada's Onex To Expand In Europe With SIG Acquisition
November 24 2014 5:34 AM
The move comes as Onex Corp. looks to expand into Europe after opening a credit office to offer collateralized loan obligations.
Nine Chinese Fishermen Fined $103,000 Each By Philippines Court
November 24 2014 4:18 AM
Philippines' officials had caught 11 Chinese men but repatriated two of them because they were minors.
British Banker Found Fit To Be Tried, Court Adjourns Trial To July
November 24 2014 1:35 AM
British banker Rurik Jutting was charged with the murder of two women after their bodies were found in his apartment.
7,500 Russian Troops In Eastern Ukraine, Defense Minister Says
November 22 2014 7:05 AM
Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed and 10 others injured during clashes with pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours.
Shooting At Cleveland Home Kills 4, Injures 10-Year-Old Girl
November 22 2014 5:44 AM
One of the two women shot and killed was pregnant, and police currently do not have a suspect or a motive for the crime.
Al Qaeda-Aligned Somali Militants Massacre 28 On Kenya Bus
November 22 2014 3:40 AM
Al-Shabab, an offshoot of the defunct Islamic Courts Union, currently has control over large parts of Somalia.
Ebola Outbreak Could Be Curbed By 2015: Ban Ki-Moon
November 22 2014 2:30 AM
Mali has become the latest concern for the United Nations, as six people have died and almost 500 are being monitored in the country.
Seven More Indian Airports On Ebola Alert
November 21 2014 7:26 AM
Last week, a man returning from Liberia was isolated at New Delhi airport after traces of Ebola were found in his semen.
Andy Coulson, Former News Of The World Editor, Leaves Prison
November 21 2014 5:51 AM
Andy Coulson was sentenced to 18 months in jail, and will have to wear an electronic tag until he finishes half of the sentence.
China Rejects Tohti's Appeal, Tries Gao
November 21 2014 3:54 AM
Beijing has attracted global criticism for its detention of Uighur activist Ilham Tohti and journalist Gao Yu.
Violent Protests Rage In Mexico City Over Missing Students
November 21 2014 1:05 AM
Since the country's drug wars began in 2006, about 70,000 people have been killed and over 20,000 people have been reported missing.
Egypt Arrests Senior Muslim Brotherhood Negotiator
November 20 2014 7:06 AM
Since Mohammed Morsi’s ouster last year, about 1,400 people have been killed in a government crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.
Gunman At Florida State University Shot Dead By Police
November 20 2014 3:51 AM
The university announced at 2:30 a.m. on Twitter that the campus has been secured. The shootings occurred after midnight.
North Korea Threatens Nuclear Test
November 20 2014 3:20 AM
North Korea, which has conducted three nuclear weapons tests in less than 10 years, has been punished with international sanctions each time.
Seven People, Including 6 Nurses, Killed In Attack On Chinese Hospital
November 20 2014 12:53 AM
Doctors at Chinese hospitals are typically poorly paid, which affects the quality of care provided at the country's medical institutions.
Four Sentenced To Death In Honor Killing Of Pregnant Pakistani Woman
November 19 2014 7:35 AM
Farzana Parveen was beaten to death by her family members and former fiance because she married a man against her family’s wishes.
Six People Dead During Clashes At Ashram In Northern India
November 19 2014 6:07 AM
Over 200 people were injured in the clashes that started Monday and led to police using tear gas, batons to disperse the crowd.
India, Israel Look To Establish Deeper, Open Ties
November 19 2014 3:00 AM
India has an annual trade volume of about $5 billion with Israel, and officials see this figure doubling with a free trade agreement.
Cuban Doctor In Sierra Leone Tests Positive For Ebola
November 19 2014 1:24 AM
Cuba had sent 256 medical workers to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, to help tackle Ebola and received global praise for the move.