EU readies possible capital, tech sanctions on Russia EU readies possible capital, tech sanctions on Russia

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union threatened Russia on Tuesday with harsher sanctions over Ukraine that could inflict wider damage on its economy following the downing of a Malaysian airliner, but it delayed action for a few days.

včera, 19:46
'Flawless' Thai army ruler would be good PM: junta colleague 'Flawless' Thai army ruler would be good PM: junta colleague

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai General Prayuth Chan-ocha has run the country flawlessly since he seized power in a military coup in May and would make a good prime minister under a provisional administration to be set up shortly, a junta colleague said on Wednesday.

dnes, 8:49
Violations at McDonald's, Yum China supplier company-led: regulator Violations at McDonald's, Yum China supplier company-led: regulator

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Food safety violations at Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, a supplier to global brands including McDonald's Corp and Yum Brands Inc, were company-led and not the acts of individuals, the official Xinhua news agency said, citing the Shanghai food and drug watchdog.

dnes, 3:58
Indonesian president-elect Jokowi calls for unity after bitter election Indonesian president-elect Jokowi calls for unity after bitter election

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Joko "Jokowi" Widodo was declared the winner of Indonesia's presidential election on Tuesday, bringing the promise of major reforms to the world's third largest democracy.

dnes, 3:34
Abbas-led Palestinian body backs Hamas truce demands in Gaza Abbas-led Palestinian body backs Hamas truce demands in Gaza

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Palestinian decision-making body led by U.S.-backed President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday endorsed demands by Hamas for halting Gaza hostilities with Israel, a closing of ranks that may help Egyptian-mediated truce efforts.

dnes, 4:19
South Korea ferry fugitive hid behind cabin wall, bags of cash at hand South Korea ferry fugitive hid behind cabin wall, bags of cash at hand

SUNCHEON/INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - South Korea's most wanted man, whose heavily decomposed body was found in an orchard last month, had evaded arrest by hiding behind an upstairs wall of a wooden cabin, with suitcases of cash at hand, prosecutors said on Wednesday.

dnes, 13:29
Apple revenue lags Street's view despite strong China growth Apple revenue lags Street's view despite strong China growth

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc posted a smaller-than-expected 6 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, but revenue surged 28 percent in greater China despite stiff competition in its third-largest market.

včera, 23:03
Indonesian president-elect Jokowi calls for unity after bitter election Indonesian president-elect Jokowi calls for unity after bitter election

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Joko "Jokowi" Widodo was declared the winner of Indonesia's presidential election on Tuesday, bringing the promise of major reforms to the world's third largest democracy.

dnes, 5:03
Iran nuclear talks to resume in early September: state TV Iran nuclear talks to resume in early September: state TV

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Wednesday nuclear talks with six world powers would resume in early September, according to state television, after both sides agreed to continue talking for four more months to try to reach a final agreement on Tehran's nuclear program.

dnes, 10:54
Train carrying MH17 bodies on final journey reaches Ukraine city

DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - A train carrying the remains of many of the 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived in a Ukrainian government-held city on Tuesday on the first leg of their final journey home to be reclaimed by their families.

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