Electoral workers use wax to seal ballot boxes as they collect ...
Nov 29th, 2011
(Reuters) - Electoral workers use wax to seal ballot boxes as they collect them after voting ended at a polling station during the second day of parliamentary elections in Cairo November 29, 2011. Egyptians voted on Tuesday in a parliamentary election that Islamists hope will sweep them closer to power, even though the army generals who took over from President Hosni Mubarak have yet to step aside. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
Singapore prosecutors will charge 24 Indian workers for taking part in the city-state's first riot in more than 40 years, police said Tuesday. The men face jail terms of up to 10 years plus caning for charges of rioting with dangerous weapons in the hour-long fracas on Sunday night, triggered when an Indian construction worker was struck and k... [Full Article]
is selling its U.S. plant to two rivals in a long-awaited deal to help extricate the German steelmaker from an ill-fated boom-year expansion plan, and said it plans to raise up to 1 billion euros ($1.36 billion) in a share sale. Germany's largest steelmaker, whose empire stretches from shipyards to elevators, said late on Friday it would sell ... [Full Article]
By Matt Robinson and Branislav Krstic MITROVICA, Kosovo (Reuters) - Ethnic Serbs trickled to polling stations in northern Kosovo on Sunday in a re-run that is central to a plan brokered by the European Union to end the country's ethnic partition but has been marred by what locals said was coercion to vote. NATO soldiers and EU police were out ... [Full Article]
(Reuters) - New York State attorney general is investigating why American cellphone carriers are yet to support antitheft software on Samsung smartphones, raising questions about possible coordination among the biggest carriers, the New York Times reported. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent letters to top executives of AT&T Inc, ... [Full Article]