For the third year running KU Leuven tops Reuters ranking of Europe’s most innovative universities, a list that identifies and ranks the educational institutions doing the most to advance science, invent new technologies and power new markets and indust
Money managers bet on oil prices to rise, taking close to record long positions
The lopsided long to short position ratios may lead to a sharp market correction according to a Reuters market analyst
Money managers have amassed close
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Three missing Mexican students were killed last month in the western state of Jalisco and their bodies dissolved in acid after criminals confused them with members of a rival gang, authorities said Monday.
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A heartfelt letter calling for China's prestigious Peking University to make public its investigation into a decades-old alleged rape and suicide galvanized China's fledgling #MeToo movement.
But one of the lette
As OPEC's efforts to balance the oil market bear fruit, U.S. producers are reaping the benefits - and flooding Europe with a record amount of crude.
The relatively high prices brought about by a pact between Russia and OPEC, coupled wi
LONDON (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday to remain in the nuclear deal Tehran signed with world powers in 2015, or face "severe consequences".
"I am telling those in the White House
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express "deep sympathy" over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two.
The accident occurred on Sunday when a bus cras
Thomson Reuters survey: 20% of 400 finance firms surveyed are considering launching crypto trading with the next 12 months.
Crypto trading remains a niche activity in mainstream finance but interest is growing and could support price growth.
(Reuters) - A unit of debt-laden Chinese conglomerate HNA Group [HNAIR.UL] is seeking to raise as much as $1.5 billion by the end of this year in an investment fund that will serve as the group's primary vehicle for global acquisitions, a document reviewe
MANAGUA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A student was shot dead in Nicaragua late on Sunday, the Red Cross said, bringing the total death toll to nine in the latest unrest, as the United States ordered its embassy staff out of the c
Hundreds of Indonesian motorcycle taxi drivers working for start-ups Grab and Go-Jek have called for an end to low online fares and demanded tighter regulation of ride-hailing companies. Silvia Antonioli reports
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A Belgian court has found Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam guilty of attempted terrorist murder of police during a shootout with police in Brussels in March 2016, Belgian news agency Belga said on Monday.
Sub-Saharan Africa is on course for economic growth of 3.1 percent this year, the World Bank says, marginally slower than it previously forecast but faster than last year thanks to rising commodity prices. Pascale Davies reports.
CARL FRAMPTON scored a comfortable victory over Nonito Donaire in Belfast on Saturday. The Northern Irishman was awarded the fight on all three judges’ scorecards – 117-111. PA:Press Association REUTERS Getty Images - Getty REUTERS More to fol
YANGON (Reuters) - The family of a Myanmar policeman who told a court how police planted secret documents on Reuters reporters to "entrap" them was evicted from police housing in the capital Naypyitaw on Saturday, less than 24 hours after his testimony, f
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A component failure in some MacBook Pros will cause the built-in battery to expand.
Apple said it will offer worldwide free replacement for the affected batteries.
Apple on Friday said component failure in a li
Thomson ReutersHO CHI MINH CITY (Reuters) - It wasn't until Pham Chi Cuong saw the plane waiting to deport him from the United States that it sunk in that he was about to be sent back to Vietnam, the country he fled in 1993.
Cuong and at least three other