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 2018-04-25 00:21 

Kuwait News Agency

Britain vows to help lift Sudan from terrorism list...

KHARTOUM, April 24 (KUNA) -- Britain promised on Tuesday that it will help lift Sudan's name from the US terrorism list. Britain will inform the US that Sudan is cooperative in the fight against terrorism for lifting its name from the list of countrie...

 2018-04-25 00:20 

Reuters

Shire, Takeda reach breakthrough in $64 billion deal talks...

London-listed drugmaker Shire Plc said on Tuesday it was willing to recommend to its shareholders a deal with Takeda Pharmaceutical Co, after the Japanese company sweetened its acquisition offer to 46 billion pounds ($64 billion)....

 2018-04-25 00:19 

Yonhap News

U.S. mulls Adm. Harris as new amb. to South Korea: reports...

The United States is considering picking Adm. Harry Harris, the commander of U.S. forces in the Pacific, as top envoy to South Korea, media reports showed Wednesday....

 2018-04-25 00:19 

Kuwait News Agency

FIFA18 World Cup finals on PS4, Xbox qualifiers kick off in Jeddah...

JEDDAH, April 24 (KUNA) -- The Saudi General Sport Authority (GSA) launched Tuesday the electronic games finals for FIFA 18 Cup World on game consoles Play Station 4 (PS4) and Microsoft (Xbox), organized by Saudi Federation for Electronic and Intellectual...

 2018-04-25 00:18 

Reuters

RPT-Three Chinese tourists killed in traffic accident in Egypt -statement...

Three Chinese tourists werekilled on Tuesday and eight others were injured in a roadaccident in Alexandria, Egypt's second city, a governmentstatement said....

 2018-04-25 00:17 

Reuters

Takeda shares slide 5 percent after revised proposal for Shire...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co shares fell more than 5 percent in early trade on Wednesday following news it had sweetened its acquisition offer for London-listed drugmaker Shire Plc to 46 billion pounds ($64 billion)....

 2018-04-25 00:16 

Reuters

U.S. senators push banks for information on Russian 'oligarchs'...

U.S. senators are pressing many of the world's largest financial institutions to disclose any links between their companies and wealthy Russians allied with Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to a letter released on Tuesday....

 2018-04-25 00:16 

Yonhap News

Semiconductor industry shows big profit gap between majors, minors...

The profit gap between majors and minors in the semiconductor industry is as wide as eight-fold, analysis by a corporate tracker showed Wednesday, an imbalance veiled by big successes of industry leaders, such as SK hynix and Samsung Electronics....

 2018-04-25 00:14 

FARS News Agency

More Militants Evacuated from Eastern Qalamoun Neighborhood...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of militants and their families retreated from Al-Ruhaybah neighborhood in the Eastern Qalamoun to the North of Syria. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-04-25 00:14 

Kuwait News Agency

Turkey rebuffs Council of Europe's call for delaying elections...

(With POL-FRANCE-TURKEY-ELECTIONS)ANKARA, April 23 (KUNA) -- The Turkish government on Monday dismissed the Council of Europe's call for it to postpone its early elections as an unacceptable interference in internal elections. The Turkish people were ...

 2018-04-25 00:13 

UPI

Dallas police hunt for gunman who shot two officers...

Authorities in Dallas are searching for a gunman who shot and critically injured two police officers Tuesday....

 2018-04-25 00:13 

Reuters

[ US ]

Rapper Meek Mill freed from U.S. jail after months-long campaign...

(Reuters) - Rapper Meek Mill, who had been incarcerated for five months on a probation violation, was released from a Pennsylvania jail on Tuesday, his attorney said, after the state's top court granted him bail, capping a star-laden campaign to have ...

 2018-04-25 00:13 

Reuters

Rapper Meek Mill freed from U.S. jail after months-long campaign...

Rapper Meek Mill, who had been incarcerated for five months on a probation violation, was released from a Pennsylvania jail on Tuesday, his attorney said, after the state's top court granted him bail, capping a star-laden campaign to have him freed....

 2018-04-25 00:13 

Sputnik International

Washington Fears North, South Korea Talks Will Show 'The Problem Is the US'...

The US media has taken a negative view of the possibility of peace on the Korean Peninsula - afraid perhaps, of what the US government also fears, that Seoul will conclude that "the problem is not the North Koreans; the problem is the United States,&#...

 2018-04-25 00:11 

Reuters

China may unveil new asset management rules this week - China Daily...

China is...

 2018-04-25 00:09 

AP

The Latest: Rapper Meek Mill rings bell at basketball game...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on rapper Meek Mill's release from jail on bail (all times local):8:05 p.m.Newly freed rapper Meek Mill has rung the ceremonial bell before the start of Game 5 of......

 2018-04-25 00:09 

AP

His nomination in peril, Jackson fights for VA post...

WASHINGTON (AP) — His nomination in peril, Veterans Affairs nominee Ronny Jackson fought Tuesday to convince lawmakers of his leadership abilities as more details emerged over his alleged misconduc......

 2018-04-25 00:08 

UPI

'Lethal Weapon' actor Clayne Crawford apologizes for on-set behavior...

Clayne Crawford said Tuesday he is grateful for his job on the FOX series "Lethal Weapon" and hopes fans "will stick with me and stick with the show."...

 2018-04-25 00:08 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran: US should be accountable for irresponsiblepolicies on JCPOA...

Geneva, April 24, IRNA - Iran says the United States shall be held accountable for its irresponsible policies and actions which constitute not only the violation of a multilaterally negotiated deal but also that of a consensus based UN Security Council re...

 2018-04-25 00:07 

Reuters

China may unveil new asset management rules this week - China Daily...
 2018-04-25 00:07 

TASS

Revolution in Armenia to continue until logical end — opposition leader...
 2018-04-25 00:06 

Sputnik International

Russian OSCE Envoy Urges to React on Rights Activist's Detention in Latvia...

VIENNA (Sputnik) - Russian Permanent Representative to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Alexander Lukashevich on Tuesday called on the organization to react to the detention of human rights activist Alexander Gaponenko in La...

 2018-04-25 00:05 

Yonhap News

Injured Augsburg midfielder to return home for treatment...

FC Augsburg's South Korean midfielder Koo Ja-cheol will return home to receive treatment on his injured knee, the German club announced Wednesday (Korean time)....

 2018-04-25 00:05 

TASS

Modern challenges should bring Russia, US together — Russian ambassador...

He recalled that Wednesday, April 25 would mark the 73rd anniversary since the linkup of Soviet and American units on the River Elbe...

 2018-04-25 00:05 

AFP

UN says Nicaragua protest killings may be 'unlawful'...

The United Nations said Tuesday that many deaths in nearly a week of anti-government protests violently repressed by police in Nicaragua may have been "unlawful" and called for an investigation.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151...

 2018-04-25 00:04 

Reuters

Kenya's forest people hope reforms will stem graft and evictions...

By Kevin MwanzaCHEPKITALE, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cosmas Murunga, an elder from Kenya's forest-dwelling Ogiek community, pointed at a beehive in a tree a few meters from his grass-thatched house on the mist-swathed slopes of Mount Elgon....

 2018-04-25 00:04 

Reuters Canada

Sixteen people killed in Nigerian church attack: police...

Semi-nomadic herdsmen armed with guns killed 16 people on Tuesday in an attack on a church congregation in a central state of Nigeria plagued by communal violence, police said....

 2018-04-25 00:04 

Reuters

Sixteen people killed in Nigerian church attack: police...

Semi-nomadic herdsmen armed with guns killed 16 people on Tuesday in an attack on a church congregation in a central state of Nigeria plagued by communal violence, police said....

 2018-04-25 00:03 

Reuters

U.S. senators push banks for information on Russian 'oligarchs'...

U.S. senators are pressingmany of the world's largest financial institutions to discloseany links between their companies and wealthy Russians alliedwith Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to a letterreleased on Tuesday....

 2018-04-25 00:02 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,444.19 DN 19.95 points (open)...
 2018-04-25 00:02 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 869.31 DN 4.30 points (open)...
 2018-04-25 00:02 

AFP

Armenian opposition leader says 'ready to lead' country...

Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan on Tuesday said he was ready to lead the country after the shock resignation of Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian following eleven days of protests against his rule.The global network of Agence France Presse covers ...

 2018-04-25 00:01 

Reuters

UPDATE 7-White House doctor refuses to pull out as Trump's nominee for veterans job...
 2018-04-25 00:00 

TASS

US fuels anti-Russian campaign to justify own military buildup — Russian Foreign Ministry...
 2018-04-25 00:00 

Yonhap News

Dollar opens at 1,076.5 won DN from 1,076.8 won...
 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-ATP World Tour 500, Barcelona Men's Singles Results...

Apr 25 (OPTA) - Results from the ATP World Tour 500, Barcelona Men's Singles matches on Tuesday .. 1st Round .. Roberto Carballes Baena beat Andreas Haider-Maurer 6-2 6-4 (ESP) (AUT) Martin Klizan (SVK) beat Federico Delbonis (ARG) 6-3 6-7(5) 6-4 Bjor...

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-WTA International, Istanbul (Women) Women's Singles Results...

Apr 25 (OPTA) - Results from the WTA International, Istanbul (Women) Women's Singles matches on Tuesday .. 1st Round .. 1-Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) beat Ekaterina Alexandrova 6-2 6-2 (RUS) Pauline Parmentier (FRA) beat Aksu (TUR) 6-2 6-2 Yulia Putintse...

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-WTA Premier, Stuttgart (Women) Women's Singles Seeds Progress...

Apr 25 (OPTA) - Seeds Progress from the WTA Premier, Stuttgart (Women) Women's Singles matches on Tuesday .. Seeds .. Seed Round Rslt Opponent Score 1 Simona Halep (ROU) 2nd to play Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) (start 18:30) 1st won (Bye) 2 Garbine Mugu...

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-WTA Premier, Stuttgart (Women) Women's Singles Results...

Apr 25 (OPTA) - Results from the WTA Premier, Stuttgart (Women) Women's Singles matches on Tuesday .. 1st Round .. Laura Siegemund (GER) beat Barbora Strycova (CZE) 6-4 6-3 Marketa Vondrousova (CZE) beat Julia Goerges (GER) 6-2 6-2 Marta Kostyuk (UKR)...

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-WTA International, Istanbul (Women) Women's Singles Seeds Progress...

Apr 25 (OPTA) - Seeds Progress from the WTA International, Istanbul (Women) Women's Singles matches on Tuesday .. Seeds .. Seed Round Rslt Opponent Score 1 Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 2nd to play (start 07:00) 1st won Ekaterina Alexandrova (RUS) 6-2 6-2 ...

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-ATP World Tour 500, Barcelona Men's Singles Seeds Progress...

Apr 25 (OPTA) - Seeds Progress from the ATP World Tour 500, Barcelona Men's Singles matches on Tuesday .. Seeds .. Seed Round Rslt Opponent Score 1 Rafael Nadal (ESP) 2nd to play Roberto Carballes Baena (start 13:00) (ESP) 1st won (Bye) 2 Grigor Dimit...

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

FEATURE-Kenya's forest people hope reforms will stem graft and evictions...

CHEPKITALE, Kenya, April 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - C osmas Murunga, an elder from Kenya's forest-dwelling Ogiek community, pointed at a beehive in a tree a few metres from his grass-thatched house on the mist-swathed slopes of Mount Elgon....

 2018-04-25 00:00 

Reuters

FEATURE-Kenya's forest people hope reforms will stem graft and evictions...
 2018-04-24 23:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Promotion hopefuls Cardiff suffer 3-1 defeat at Derby...

Cardiff City's hopes of gaining automatic promotion to the Premier League were dealt a blow with a 3-1 defeat at Championship playoff contenders Derby County on Tuesday....

 2018-04-24 23:58 

TASS

Armenian opposition calls off Wednesday's talks with government...

The powerful protest movement led by Pashinyan demanded resignation of the recently appointed Prime Minister Serzh Sagrsyan...

 2018-04-24 23:57 

Reuters

UPDATE 4-Shire, Takeda reach breakthrough in $64 bln deal talks...
 2018-04-24 23:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 4-Shire, Takeda reach breakthrough in $64 bln deal talks...
 2018-04-24 23:56 

TASS

Russia rejects attempts of military inspections in Crimea during Ukraine checks...

"The modern status of the Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol as territorial entities of the Russian Federation cannot be reviewed," the Russian Foreign Ministry said...

 2018-04-24 23:56 

AP

US sailor accused of stealing grenades from Navy ship...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A U.S. sailor has been arrested on allegations of stealing grenades from a San Diego-based Navy ship....

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