Italy's deputy economy minister Vittorio Grilli attends ...
Feb 27th, 2012
(Reuters) - Italy's deputy economy minister Vittorio Grilli attends a news conference as part of Group of Twenty (G20) leading economies' finance ministers and central bankers in Mexico City February 26, 2012. REUTERS/Bernardo Montoya (MEXICO - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) -
Italy entered a period of political transformation on Thursday after Silvio Berlusconi's removal from parliament, with the billionaire tycoon humiliated and assailed by legal woes but now a force in opposition. Prime Minister Enrico Letta's ruling coalition will survive the withdrawal of support by Berlusconi's Forza Italia party, th... [Full Article]
The French army has killed the second-in-command of wanted Algerian jihadist leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar in an operation in northern Mali, security sources told AFP on Wednesday. Hacene Ould Khalil, who went by the nom de guerre Jouleibib, was killed last week in the Tessalit region, said a regional security source who told AFP the Mauritanian nation... [Full Article]
By Jeremy Gaunt LONDON (Reuters) - Janet Yellen is expected to get the final political nod in the next couple of weeks to chair the U.S. Federal Reserve. She intends to keep working at getting it into sustainably strong shape. (Source: Reuters)... [Full Article]
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said the Iranian nuclear deal would be dead if the U.S. Congress imposes new sanctions, even if they do not take effect for six months, Time Magazine said on Monday. In a transcript of the interview, which was conducted on Saturday and posted online on Monday, Time said it asked Zarif what happens if Congress im... [Full Article]