Reuters UK
03/27/2017 at 03:05. Facebook
Asian stocks are set to start the week on a cautious note as President Donald Trump's stunning failure to get healthcare reform passed raised concerns about the prospects for his plans to use fiscal stimulus to boost economic growth.

Equities take a spill on Trump healthcare setback; bonds shine
Reuters UK
03/27/2017 at 02:05. Facebook
British Prime Minister Theresa May will press her case on Monday for a strong union in Scotland, using a visit to staff working on international aid to say "there is no limit to what we can do" when Britain works together.

May to press for strong union on Scotland visit
Reuters UK
03/27/2017 at 01:05. Facebook
Britain's manufacturers told Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union without a new trade deal, saying they would bear the brunt of trade barriers with the EU.

UK manufacturers urge PM May to drop threat of no Brexit deal
Reuters UK
03/27/2017 at 00:05. Facebook
Humanitarian ships rescued almost 1,200 migrants who were crossing the Mediterranean Sea at the weekend on an array of small, tightly packed boats, Doctors Without Borders said on Sunday.

Nearly 1,200 migrants picked up off Libya, heading to Italy
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 23:05. Facebook
The Syrian opposition rejects terrorism and is "fed up" with banned militants but they cannot be stopped if Syria continues evicting populations of besieged areas, opposition negotiator Basma Kodmani said on Sunday.

Syrian opposition 'fed up with terrorists', seeks help against Assad
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
Poland won 2-1 in Montenegro with goals from Robert Lewandowski and Lukasz Piszczek to move six points clear at the top of World Cup qualifying Group E after a pulsating clash on Sunday.

Poland surge clear at the top after 2-1 win in Montenegro
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 21:05. Facebook
Prime Minister Theresa May will set out how her government plans to restore sovereignty over Britain's laws on Thursday, publishing a detailed paper on ending "the supremacy of EU lawmakers".

May to set out plans to reclaim legislative sovereignty
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
Northern Ireland could be set for a fresh election or a return to direct British rule of the province after the two main parties in negotiations to form a new government said on Sunday that talks had run their course without success.

Fresh election or direct rule looms as Northern Ireland talks fall apart
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 19:05. Facebook
Bulgaria's centre-right GERB party won most votes in Sunday's early parliamentary election with between 32.2 percent and 32.8 percent of the vote, exit polls showed.

Bulgaria's centre-right GERB wins up to 32.8 percent in snap election -exit poll
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 18:05. Facebook
Republicans may have failed to overthrow Obamacare this week, but there are plenty of ways they can chip away at it.

How Republicans can hobble Obamacare even without repeal
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 17:05. Facebook
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who accuses Chancellor Angela Merkel of using "Nazi methods" against Turks in Germany, is setting back their integration by years, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has said.

Erdogan setting back integration in Germany by years - Schaeuble
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 16:05. Facebook
Many German companies doubt the good conditions in Europe's largest economy will last as they fear disruption from new technologies, the head of the Munich-based Ifo economic institute told the Suedkurier newspaper.

German firms doubt good business conditions will last - Ifo chief
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 15:05. Facebook
BP (BP.L) has made a gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in Egypt's East Nile Delta, its third in the block, it said on Sunday.

BP makes third gas discovery in Egypt's North Damietta Concession
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 14:22. Facebook
Bankers say Theresa May’s ministers don’t understand the financial services industry and what is at stake over Brexit. Politicians say bankers are exaggerating the threat. [ Link ]

Have banks lost the Brexit argument?
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 14:05. Facebook
Police detained dozens of protesters across Russia on Sunday, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, after thousands took to the streets to demonstrate against corruption and demand the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

Russian police detain opposition leader, dozens of protesters
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen sought on Sunday to reassure voters concerned over her plans to withdraw the country from the euro zone, saying it "wouldn't be chaos" and she would seek "well-prepared" talks with other European Union countries.

France's Le Pen says euro exit 'wouldn't be chaos'
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 12:05. Facebook
Interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday the British government did not yet know what kind of cost there may be for trying to get the "widest possible access" to the European Union's single market.

Cost of wide access to EU single market not yet clear - Rudd
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 11:24. Facebook
Russian opposition politician Alexey Navalny is leading an antigovernmental rally in the centre of Moscow. Navalny has linked Russian PM and ex-president Dmitry Medvedev to billion euro property empire and alleged Medvedev to take bribes from Russian oligarchs.
Opposition leader willing to run for presidency in 2018 has called for his supporters to gather on March 26th on Tverskaya - a central...
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Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 11:18. Facebook
Technology companies must cooperate more with law enforcement agencies and should stop offering a "secret place for terrorists to communicate" using encrypted messages, British interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday.

UK minister says encryption on messaging services is unacceptable
Reuters UK
03/26/2017 at 10:52. Facebook
Banks in the UK used to have a cosy relationship with government. Some executives now fear however that their concerns aren’t being taken seriously by Theresa May’s ministers. [ Link ]

Have banks lost the Brexit argument?