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One killed, 11 injured at Ritz construction accident in Madrid

MADRID (Reuters) – One construction worker was killed and at least 11 injured when scaffolding and wrought iron work collapsed at the luxury Ritz Hotel in Madrid...

BMW moves UK Mini plant shutdown to just after Brexit in case of no deal

LONDON (Reuters) – German carmaker BMW said it will move the annual maintenance shutdown period for its British Mini plant to just after Britain is due to leave...

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte repeated his call on Monday to shut all mines in the country following deadly landslides, hours after his...

Former trader facing deportation from UK gets temporary reprieve

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Kweku Adoboli, a former UBS trader jailed for a $2.25 billion fraud, has won a temporary reprieve from deportation to Ghana, his spokesman...

Tesla’s Musk is sued for calling Thai cave rescuer pedophile

(Reuters) – Elon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla Inc, was sued for defamation on Monday for falsely suggesting that a British caver who helped save 12 boys and...

Tesla’s Musk is sued for defamation by Thai cave rescuer over ‘pedo’ tweet

(Reuters) – Elon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla Inc, was sued on Monday for defamation for allegedly suggesting that one of the rescuers of 12 boys and their...

Tesla’s Musk is sued for defamation by Thai cave rescuer over ‘pedo’ tweet

(Reuters) – Elon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla Inc, was sued on Monday for defamation for allegedly suggesting that one of the rescuers of 12 boys and their...

Turkey’s Erdogan calls for investigation into opposition role at Isbank, Hurriyet says

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said authorities should look into members of the opposition who serve on the board of Isbank, Hurriyet...

Driver at Chinese delivery firm ZTO arrested for attempted rape

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese delivery service ZTO Express said on Monday it would fully cooperate with authorities after one of its delivery drivers was arrested...

Fugitive Malaysian financier launches website to proclaim innocence

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Lawyers for a fugitive Malaysian financier wanted for his involvement in a multi-billion-dollar scandal launched a website on Monday to...