People travelling towards Yangon look through windows as the ...
Dec 2nd, 2011
(Reuters) - People travelling towards Yangon look through windows as the train stops at Danyingone Station December 2, 2011. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Yangon on Wednesday on the first visit to the Southeast Asian country by a U.S. secretary of state since 1955. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (MYANMAR - Tags: SOCIETY POLITICS) -
BAGHDAD (AP) - New attacks in Iraq killed 13 people and wounded dozens on Tuesday, officials said, after a bloody day that claimed more than 100 lives across the country. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Dominic Evans BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria's opposition and the government of President Bashar al-Assad seem to be preparing to take part in an international peace conference against a background of some of the worst fighting this year. On Tuesday, Lebanese Hezbollah fighters and Syrian soldiers, backed by air strikes and artillery, renewed an ... [Full Article]
By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. stock market's break in its recent rally this week left investors wondering if they're seeing a turning point or just a blip in the upward path. Next week could make it harder to figure out, considering that the long Memorial Day weekend typically signals the start of the summer. The ... [Full Article]
CARDIFF (Reuters) - Britain may be as much as three quarters of the way through the process of working off the high debt levels which have weighed on the economy since the financial crisis, a top Bank of England policymaker said on Friday. Paul Fisher, one of nine members of the bank's rate-setting committee, said growth would remain weak whil... [Full Article]