Saturday, October 20, 2018

High-ranking Buddhist monk accused of sexual abuse in China

Beijing (CNN)One of China's highest-ranking Buddhist monks has denied explosive allegations of sexual misconduct, which accusers claim left at least one victim suicidal. In a 95-page document submitted to Chinese authorities in...

Conor McGregor v Khabib Nurmagomedov the biggest fight in UFC history – White

Conor McGregor's comeback fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov is the "biggest fight in UFC history", says Dana White. McGregor will fight Nurmagomedov for the Russian's lightweight title in Las Vegas on 6 October. The...

China strikes back by going after America’s energy companies

The United States has an abundance of natural gas that pollution-riddled China badly needs to wean itself off coal. Eying China's voracious demand, Cheniere Energy, ExxonMobil (XOM) and other American energy companies are racing to...

Crime-ridden Mexican state is storing unclaimed bodies in a refrigerated truck

(CNN)Two weeks after residents of Tlaquepaque, Mexico began complaining about a terrible smell coming from a local warehouse, they discovered the reason for the odor was a refrigerated truck with 150...

Saudi-led coalition investigates Yemen airstrike following CNN report

(CNN)The Saudi-led coalition fighting a war against Houthi rebels in Yemen said it will investigate an airstrike that killed two children last week after CNN provided evidence of the incident. Coalition spokesman...

Turkey’s Erdogan says court, not politicians, to decide pastor’s fate

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said a Turkish court, not politicians, will decide the fate of an American pastor whose detention on terrorism charges has roiled relations between...

Brexit ‘a real opportunity’ for agricultural sector, May tells farmers

Brexit ‘a real opportunity’ for agricultural sector, May tells farmers UK Prime Minister was meeting key stakeholders at the UK’s largest agricultural show British Prime Minister Theresa May. Photo: Reuters UK Prime Minister Theresa...

Theresa May’s Brexit plans ‘dead’ after EU’s chief Brexit negotiator blows hole in Chequers...

Theresa May’s Brexit plans ‘dead’ after EU's chief Brexit negotiator blows hole in Chequers blueprint The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator rejected proposals for new customs arrangements after the UK leaves Michel Barnier also...

Man charged with trying to steal passenger jet at Orlando airport

(Reuters) - A 22-year-old student was charged on Thursday with trying to steal a passenger jet at an Orlando airport, where he jumped a fence and boarded the aircraft but was...

Oil rises to within four-year high as producers resist output increase to offset Iran...

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil benchmark Brent rose for a second day on Tuesday, remaining within range of a four-year high reached during the previous session. Looming U.S. sanctions against Iran and the...

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AstraZeneca’s sales dragged down by loss of statin patent

AstraZeneca’s sales dragged down by loss of statin patent Analysts said the firm had a good pipeline of new drugs to make up for the...

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