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UK parliament will vote down May's Brexit deal, Davis says

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 2:47am
The British parliament will vote down Prime Minister Theresa May's draft Brexit deal so she will have to go back to the European Union for a different deal, one of her former Brexit minister said on Friday.
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Rolls-Royce continuing with Brexit contingency plans: CEO

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 2:36am
British aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce said it was continuing with contingency plans as uncertainty grows on whether Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan will receive parliamentary backing, echoing comments from other firms.
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Brexit divorce deal thrusts UK PM May into biggest crisis of premiership

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 2:32am
Prime Minister Theresa May was grappling with the biggest crisis of her premiership on Friday after a draft divorce deal with the European Union provoked the resignations of senior ministers and mutiny in her party.
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North Korea to deport U.S. citizen detained since October: state news agency

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 2:26am
North Korea has decided to deport a U.S. citizen detained since October, state news agency KCNA said on Friday.
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U.S. prosecutors get indictment against Wikileaks founder Assange: court document

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 1:44am
American prosecutors have obtained a sealed indictment against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, whose website published thousands of classified U.S. government documents, a U.S. federal court document showed on Thursday.
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U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 1:43am
A U.N.-backed court found two leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide on Friday, almost four decades after the ultra-Maoist regime which oversaw the "Killing Fields" was overthrown.
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India tiger cubs 'may become man-eaters'

BBC News - November 16, 2018 - 1:34am
Their mother was shot dead this month after reportedly killing 13 people in Maharashtra state.
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Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide

BBC News - November 16, 2018 - 1:11am
It is the first genocide ruling against any member of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime.
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Japan Airlines tightens alcohol rules for pilots

BBC News - November 16, 2018 - 12:56am
The new safety measures follow a string of incidents and delayed flights due to intoxicated pilots.
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U.S. prosecutors get indictment against Wikileaks' Assange: court document

Reuters News - November 16, 2018 - 12:18am
American prosecutors have obtained a sealed indictment against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, whose website published thousands of classified U.S. government documents, a U.S. federal court document showed on Thursday.
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North Korea 'tests new high-tech weapon'

BBC News - November 16, 2018 - 12:10am
The successful test was supervised by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, state-run media say.
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Former Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 11:54pm
Two top officials of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge were found guilty of genocide by a U.N.-backed court on Friday, almost four decades after the apocalyptic regime which oversaw the "Killing Fields" was overthrown.
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Tally of missing in California's deadliest blaze surpasses 600

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 11:25pm
A search for victims of a catastrophic blaze that reduced a northern California town to ashes intensified on Thursday, as authorities expanded to 630 the number of those reported missing in the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in state history.
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China's U-turn on market curbs brings back the speculators

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 11:14pm
Speculators are staging a forceful comeback in China's stock market, bidding up shares in loss-making companies as regulators ease rules around trading, fundraising and backdoor listings to prop up struggling bourses.
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North Korea says Kim inspects testing of newly developed 'tactical' weapon

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 11:14pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the test site of a new tactical weapon in his first such public inspection since last year, hailing it as a "display of our rapidly-growing defense capabilities," state media said on Friday.
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Rebel Wilson: Actress loses bid to reclaim record defamation payout

BBC News - November 15, 2018 - 10:47pm
The actress will not reclaim a multi-million dollar payout, despite winning a defamation case.
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North Korea's Kim inspects testing of newly developed 'tactical' weapon

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 10:13pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the test site of a new tactical weapon in his first public "field inspection" since last year, hailing it as a "display of our rapidly-growing defense capabilities," state media said on Friday.
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U.S. says confident North Korean promises will be fulfilled, despite weapons test

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 10:12pm
The United States remains confident that promises made by President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at their Singapore summit will be fulfilled, a U.S. State Department spokesman said on Thursday, after North Korea said it successfully tested a new tactical weapon.
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Australia's bank chiefs to face the music as misconduct inquiry wraps up

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 10:08pm
The CEOs of Australia's top banks and wealth manager will testify at a public inquiry into financial-sector misconduct in two weeks of hearings starting on Monday, in the final stages of a year-long process that looks set to transform the industry.
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'Love will prevail': Costa Rica's same-sex couples can marry in 2020

Reuters News - November 15, 2018 - 10:01pm
Same-sex couples in Costa Rica will have the right to get married by mid-2020, the nation's constitutional court has ruled, a first for socially conservative Central America.
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