The UN expressed alarm at a huge decline in bee colonies under ...
Mar 10th, 2011
(AFP/File) - The UN expressed alarm at a huge decline in bee colonies under a multiple onslaught of pests and pollution, urging an international effort to save the pollinators that are vital for food crops.(AFP/File/Saul Loeb) -
By James Pomfret HONG KONG (Reuters) - Fresh revelations by former CIA employee Edward Snowden have raised concerns that the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) may have hacked into Hong Kong's key internet exchange, which handles nearly all the Chinese territory's domestic web traffic. In an interview in Hong Kong's South China Morn... [Full Article]
By Sudip Kar-Gupta LONDON (Reuters) - The FTSE 100, which had raced to its highest level in nearly 13 years this week, fell sharply for the second straight session on Friday as a decline at major bank HSBC hit the market. Some traders felt the pull-back could accelerate in June although many still believed the stock market's longer-term rising... [Full Article]
By Fiona Ortiz MADRID (Reuters) - A fraud investigation of Spain's Princess Cristina was thrown into disarray on Tuesday when the Tax Agency said it had been mistaken in reporting she had been the seller of 1.4 million euros ($1.87 million) worth of properties. Cristina, daughter of King Juan Carlos, is under investigation for alleged tax frau... [Full Article]