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Bangladesh says it's in talks with Myanmar on Rohingya repatriation deal

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 09:23
DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh is in negotiations with Myanmar aimed at a deal to repatriate displaced Rohingya and Dhaka's foreign minister will address the matter at talks in Myanmar this week, the Bangladeshi foreign ministry said on Sunday.

German parties at 'pain threshold' on immigration in coalition talks

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 08:34
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's would-be coalition partners appeared to be stalled over the thorny issue of immigration policy on Sunday despite inching closer to agreement on other major sticking points including climate policy.

Satellite signals give hope to search for missing Argentine submarine

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 08:27
MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina/BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - A search and rescue operation for an Argentine navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic with 44 crew members aboard reached its third day on Sunday, after failed satellite calls likely from the vessel raised hopes the crew are alive.

Syrian army, allies take back Albu Kamal from Islamic State

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 07:32
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army and its allies took complete control over Albu Kamal, Islamic State's last significant town in Syria, a military news service run by Hezbollah said on Sunday.

Zimbabwe's ruling party expels Mugabe: war vets head

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 07:18
HARARE (Reuters) - President Robert Mugabe was dismissed as leader of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party on Sunday in a move to force a peaceful end to his 37 years in power following a de facto military coup.

Battered GE shares lure some buyers but worst may not be over

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 06:11
NEW YORK (Reuters) - General Electric Co shares stabilized after a brutal slide last week sent the stock near six-year lows, but the worst may not be over.

Zimbabwe's ruling party to expel Mugabe, war vets head says

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 03:54
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's ruling party will dismiss 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe as its leader on Sunday and kick him out, stripping its ruler for the last 37 years of one of his final vestiges of authority, the head of the liberation war veterans said.

Defiant Hun Sen tells U.S. to cut all aid to Cambodia

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 03:26
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election next year in response to the dissolution of the main opposition party, media reported.

U.S. nuclear general says would resist 'illegal' Trump strike order

Top Reuters News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 03:00
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. nuclear commander said on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an "illegal" launch of nuclear weapons.

'No fireworks' at NAFTA talks, but few signs of progress

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 18:11
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Negotiations in Mexico to update NAFTA have not made much progress on tough U.S. demands that could sink the 1994 trade pact but the current round of talks are progressing with civility, a well-placed source said on Saturday.

Zimbabwe's ruling party set to sack Mugabe, sources say

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 17:49
HARARE (Reuters) - The leaders of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will meet on Sunday to approve the dismissal of President Robert Mugabe, the only leader the southern African nation has known since independence 37 years ago, two party sources have said.

Party set to sack Mugabe, Zimbabweans celebrate expected downfall

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 15:11
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's ruling party will dismiss President Robert Mugabe on Sunday and reinstate Emmerson Mnangagwa, the vice-president he fired, two party sources told Reuters on Saturday, as ecstatic crowds celebrated the expected downfall.

'No fireworks' at NAFTA talks, but few signs of progress: source

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 14:17
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Negotiators at high stakes talks to update NAFTA have so far kept their tempers but are not making much progress on tough U.S. demands that could sink the 1994 trade pact, a well-placed source said on Saturday.

Exclusive: Qualcomm set to win conditional Japanese antitrust okay for NXP deal - source

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 13:24
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm is set to win “imminent” Japanese antitrust clearance for its $38-billion bid for NXP Semiconductors and gain Europe’s approval by the end of the year with slight tweaks to its concessions, a person familiar with the matter said.

Party set to sack Mugabe, sources say, as Zimbabweans march on residence

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 13:18
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will meet on Sunday to dismiss President Robert Mugabe and reinstate the vice-president he dismissed, Emmerson Mnangagwa, two party sources told Reuters on Saturday.

AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dead at 64

MarketWatch Market Pulse - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 11:08

Malcolm Young, co-founder of the legendary Australian rock group AC/DC, died Saturday at the age of 64. Young had been battling dementia for the past three years and died peacefully with family nearby, according to a statement released on Facebook. Young formed AC/DC with his brother Angus in 1973 and was the writer and driving force behind many of the band's best-known songs, including "Highway to Hell," "Back in Black" and "You Shook Me All Night Long."

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After Macron meeting, Hariri says will clarify position in Lebanon

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 10:00
PARIS (Reuters) - Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon's prime minister this month while in Saudi Arabia, said on Saturday he would clarify his position when he returns to Beirut next week.

Zimbabwe protesters begin marching towards Mugabe residence

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 09:11
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabweans celebrating the expected fall of President Robert Mugabe marched towards his residence in the capital Harare on Saturday, live television pictures showed, as the country prepared to oust its leader of the last 37 years.

Ecstatic Zimbabweans celebrate expected Mugabe downfall

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 07:13
HARARE (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Zimbabweans flooded the streets of Harare on Saturday, singing, dancing and hugging soldiers in an outpouring of elation at the expected fall of President Robert Mugabe, their leader of the last 37 years.

Lebanon's Hariri arrives in Paris for talks with Macron

Top Reuters News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 04:14
PARIS (Reuters) - Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri arrived in Paris on Saturday for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron, a statement from Hariri's press office said.

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