European Council President Herman Van Rompuy arrives at a European ...
Mar 2nd, 2012
(Reuters) - European Council President Herman Van Rompuy arrives at a European Union leaders summit in Brussels March 2, 2012. European Union leaders met for a second day of talks in Brussels on Friday, where 25 of the bloc's 27 countries were due to formally sign a "fiscal compact" enshrining common debt rules among the 17 members of the euro zone. REUTERS/Eric Vidal (BELGIUM - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) -
By Kate Holton and Paul Sandle LONDON (Reuters) - Vodafone will reinvest a $3.2 billion (2.1 billion pounds) dividend from its healthy U.S. arm to counter weakness in southern Europe that contributed to the largest ever quarterly fall in the group's main revenue measure. The British firm is trying to decide whether to sell Verizon Wireless, it... [Full Article]
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A suicide bomber dressed in a police uniform killed 14 people including a prominent provincial council chief outside the council headquarters in northern Afghanistan on Monday, authorities said. The Taliban insurgency quickly claimed responsibility. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
BEIJING (AP) - A top North Korean envoy delivered a letter from leader Kim Jong Un to Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday and told him Pyongyang would take steps to rejoin stalled nuclear disarmament talks, in an apparent victory for Beijing's efforts to coax its unruly ally into lowering tensions. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]