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Pakistan fuel tanker owners end strike, bringing halt to panic buying

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Owners of Pakistani fuel tankers ended their protest strike on its third day on Wednesday, dispelling fears of a fuel shortage that had prompted long queues of panicked fuel buyers at...

Panama opens embassy in Beijing after break with Taiwan

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Panama has opened an embassy in China, the Central American country's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, deepening its links with the world's No. 2 economy after its diplomatic break with...

UK government to discuss Brexit implementation period later this year – minister

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Britain's business minister said the government will discuss later this year how a transitional period after Brexit might work, a key demand for businesses worried about a cliff-edge exit at...

Man jailed for life after beating child to death over lost shoe

LONDON (Reuters) - A man who beat his girlfriend’s five-year-old son to death in a British park because the child had lost a shoe was sentenced to life imprisonment on Tuesday. Marvyn Iheanacho, 39, from...

Theresa May takes a break from Brexit politics on visit to northern Italy

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May was photographed with her husband Philip on holiday in Italy on Tuesday, the first leg of a three week summer holiday. May was pictured strolling through the...

U.S. says progress with China on North Korea U.N. sanctions, true test is Russia

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States is making progress in talks with North Korean ally China on imposing new United Nations sanctions on Pyongyang over its latest missile test, but Russia's engagement will...

“Silk Road Gazette” News Website Launched in China – Langfang

(City of Langfang - China): - On 22nd July 2017, Senior Chinese diplomat H.E. Yao Peisheng officially launched the Silk Road Gazette news website www.silkroadgazette.com , in Chinese city of Langngan after the International Seminar on "One Belt...

England to ban the sale of new ‘leasehold’ houses

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain unveiled proposals on Tuesday to ban the sale of new leasehold houses which oblige the owner of the lease to pay ground rent to a freeholder, after concern some buyers...

Government backs plans for new cross-London rail line

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's government backed a new 30 billion-pound passenger rail project in and around London on Monday but told the capital it will have to provide more up-front funding for it to...

Top Merkel aide says Turkey’s conduct ‘unacceptable’

BERLIN (Reuters) - Turkey's behaviour is "unacceptable" and Germany has a duty to protect its citizens and companies but also wants to maintain strong ties with Ankara, German Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff...