Man dies in police Taser shooting

22 December 2014 Last updated at 09:54 Officers were responding to a reported break-in in Audley Road A man has died after being shot by police with a Taser during a suspected burglary in Staffordshire. Officers were responding to a … Continue reading


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S Korea holds cyber drill after hack

22 December 2014 Last updated at 04:03 Blueprints of nuclear reactors were leaked on social media South Korea’s nuclear plant operator is to conduct drills testing its ability to withstand a cyber-attack, after a data leak and threats from a … Continue reading


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S Korea holds cyber drill after hack

22 December 2014 Last updated at 04:03 Blueprints of nuclear reactors were leaked on social media South Korea’s nuclear plant operator is to conduct drills testing its ability to withstand a cyber-attack, after a data leak and threats from a … Continue reading


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Child abuse inquiry overhaul urged

22 December 2014 Last updated at 09:47 Labour has criticised Theresa May for failing to get the inquiry “off the ground” Dozens of child abuse survivors have urged the government to scrap an inquiry into historical abuse and replace it … Continue reading


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Child abuse inquiry overhaul urged

22 December 2014 Last updated at 09:47 Labour has criticised Theresa May for failing to get the inquiry “off the ground” Dozens of child abuse survivors have urged the government to scrap an inquiry into historical abuse and replace it … Continue reading


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China stock connect scheme scorecard throws up surprises

By Saikat Chatterjee HONG KONG (Reuters) – A month after China opened up its equity markets in a landmark trading link with Hong Kong, demand has been subdued and the bulk of activity has come from short-term speculative investors. The … Continue reading


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China stock connect scheme scorecard throws up surprises

By Saikat Chatterjee HONG KONG (Reuters) – A month after China opened up its equity markets in a landmark trading link with Hong Kong, demand has been subdued and the bulk of activity has come from short-term speculative investors. The … Continue reading


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Mexico competition watchdog signs off on AT&T’s Iusacell buy

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s competition regulator on Sunday approved ATT Inc’s $1.7 billion purchase of local cellphone company Iusacell, with unspecified conditions, a statement said. The Federal Competition Commission said it set conditions on the deal to “avoid risks … Continue reading


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Mexico competition watchdog signs off on AT&T’s Iusacell buy

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s competition regulator on Sunday approved ATT Inc’s $1.7 billion purchase of local cellphone company Iusacell, with unspecified conditions, a statement said. The Federal Competition Commission said it set conditions on the deal to “avoid risks … Continue reading


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Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jet

PARIS (Reuters) – Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was knocking on his door with a “super-efficient” jet boasting 30 percent … Continue reading


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Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jet

PARIS (Reuters) – Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was knocking on his door with a “super-efficient” jet boasting 30 percent … Continue reading


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American Apparel adopts new stockholder rights plan

(Reuters) – Struggling retailer American Apparel Inc said it has adopted a new, one-year stockholder rights plan with a 10 percent trigger. “The board implemented the rights plan as an additional means to ensure that all American Apparel stockholders are … Continue reading


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