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World 25 Feb 2018 | 7:56 PM

Russia calls for anti-government forces in Syria to adhere to truce

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is counting on foreign supporters of anti-government forces in Syria to ensure that a ceasefire called by the United Nations was observed, the foreign ministry said on Sunday.

World 25 Feb 2018 | 7:24 PM

Weakened Merkel offers job to arch critic in young new German cabinet

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would promote her most prominent critic from within her conservative party, 37-year old Jens Spahn, to a coalition cabinet, in a sign she has heeded calls for renewal to revive her grumbling party.

Corporate News 25 Feb 2018 | 1:25 PM

Anbang takeover puts China's companies on notice

SHANGHAI: When the Chinese government on Friday took control of Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd, owner of New York's iconic Waldorf Astoria Hotel, it cited provisions in the country's insurance law designed to head off financial calamity.

World 25 Feb 2018 | 11:56 AM

Protesters target North Korean VIPs heading for Games ceremony

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean protesters tried and failed on Sunday to block a motorcade carrying North Korean dignitaries to the Pyeongchang Winter Games closing ceremony, accusing the delegation's leader of being behind a deadly 2010 attack on a South Korean warship.

World 25 Feb 2018 | 11:51 AM

Villagers flee Kashmir front line as India, Pakistan trade artillery fire

SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - India and Pakistan have exchanged artillery fire in the disputed Kashmir region forcing hundreds of people to flee, police in Indian Kashmir said, raising fresh doubts about a 15-year-old ceasefire between the nuclear-armed rivals in the area.

World 25 Feb 2018 | 11:43 AM

Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Voting got under way in Cambodia on Sunday in a Senate election that the ruling party of Prime Minister Hun Sen was expected to sweep following a crackdown on opposition.

World 25 Feb 2018 | 8:32 AM

U.S. Democrats' memo charges Republicans trying to undermine Russia probes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic minority on the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee on Saturday released a response to Republican charges that the FBI and Justice Department have abused the law in their investigation of possible ties between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.

World 25 Feb 2018 | 1:42 AM

Prestigious U.S. colleges won't reject students who protest guns

(Reuters) - Dozens of U.S. colleges and universities, including at least three Ivy League schools, have said their application processes will not consider disciplinary action taken against high school students who protest last week's massacre at a Florida school.

Analysis 25 Feb 2018 | 12:00 AM

So close, yet so hard to read

What is happening? This is supposed to be the mother of all elections, yet the average person seems disinterested in what is going on in politics while there are people talking about not voting or spoiling their vote.

Other Sport 24 Feb 2018 | 5:21 PM

The Two Esters come together to make history

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Czech Ester Ledecka, who made history on Saturday by winning gold in snowboard's parallel giant slalom to go with her super-G victory in Alpine skiing last week, admits she has a split personality.