A delegate takes a photograph at Tiananmen Square outside the ...
Mar 5th, 2012
(Reuters) - A delegate takes a photograph at Tiananmen Square outside the Great Hall of the People ahead of the opening ceremony of National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing March 5, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) -
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Royal Mail moved a step closer to privatisation on Thursday after the appointment of a firm to set up an employee share scheme, one of the pre-conditions for a sale. Under the 2011 Postal Services Act, which paves the way for privatisation, some 10 per cent of shares in Royal Mail will be set aside for the employee... [Full Article]
By Shilpa Jamkhandikar MUMBAI (Reuters) - Male actors dressed as women and scenes were projected on a white sheet for a gamble that almost bankrupted one Indian photographer, whose obsession with creating a "moving picture" sowed the seeds for the world's largest film industry. On Friday, Indian cinema marks 100 years since Dhundiraj... [Full Article]
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A roadside bomb killed a Sunni cleric and five worshippers when they left a mosque in Bagdhad after Friday prayers, police and medics said, as regional sectarian violence threatens to return Iraq to all-out conflict. Iraq has become increasingly volatile as the civil war in neighboring Syria strains volatile relations between Su... [Full Article]