Month: April 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will consider compensating members of the “Windrush generation” of post-War Caribbean immigrants who may have suffered after being wrongly labelled as illegal entrants, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at a news conference to mark the end of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German prosecutors may widen an investigation into auto supplier Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] over its suspected involvement in emissions test cheating to include dealings with Fiat (FCHA.MI), Ford (F.N), General Motors (GM.N) and Hyundai (005380.KS), according to the Stuttgart public prosecutor’s office. FILE PHOTO: A Bosch logo is pictured in Renningen near Stuttgart,
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Britain is increasing by nearly 20 percent the number of staff within its finance ministry who are focused on detecting and investigating breaches of international economic sanctions, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Friday. Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond leaves 11 Downing Street to deliver his half-yearly update on the
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Democratic Party filed suit against Russia, President Donald Trump’s campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they conspired to disrupt the 2016 U.S. presidential election campaign, a court filing showed. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks as he hosts a joint press conference with Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) at
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YANGON (Reuters) – A Myanmar police chief ordered officers to “trap” a Reuters reporter arrested in December, telling them to meet the journalist at a restaurant and give him “secret documents”, prosecution witness Police Captain Moe Yan Naing told a court on Friday. Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone is escorted by police before a court
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(Reuters) – General Electric Co (GE.N) posted quarterly results that topped expectations on Friday, as earnings from aviation, healthcare and transportation offset weak power and oil-and-gas profits, sending shares sharply higher. FILE PHOTO: A pedestrian walks past a General Electric (GE) facility in Medford, Massachusetts, U.S., April 20, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo GE affirmed its
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LONDON (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth will attend a special concert on Saturday as the world’s oldest and longest-reigning living monarch celebrates her 92nd birthday. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth arrives to The Queen’s Dinner during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Britain, April 19, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool Singers Tom Jones, Kylie Minogue,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Drax plans to cut the cost of the electricity it generates from biomass by a third over the next 10 years to reduce its reliance on subsidies, its CEO told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A generator is seen inside Drax power station in Drax, northern England, February 16, 2011. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis/File Photo
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