Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022



Explained: Who is buying Russian crude oil and who has stopped

April 20, 2022 9:37 pm

Many buyers in Europe have stopped buying Russian crude on the spot market voluntarily to avoid reputational damage, promising to halt purchases completely when earlier signed long-term contracts expire.

Ukrainian photographer and Reuters contributor, Maksim Levin, killed covering war

April 02, 2022 7:44 pm

His body was found in a village north of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv on April 1.

Cocktails and hazmat suits mingle in the Beijing Olympics bubble

February 06, 2022 12:47 pm

The scene, which some participants have likened to dystopian fiction, is playing out around Olympics venues in the capital and Zhangjiakou in neighbouring Hebei province as Chinese officials try to minimise the chances of the Beijing Winter Games sparking a fresh coronavirus outbreak.

From cars to 'ARMY bombs': Chip crunch creeps into K-pop world

October 09, 2021 2:07 pm

Light sticks, a must-have accessory for hard-core enthusiasts of South Korean pop, have become pricier and harder to get due to the shortage that has hit production of anything from smartphones to cars

Phillips 66 to cut 30% greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

October 01, 2021 2:57 pm

Since the 2015 Paris climate accord set a goal to keep global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius, there has been pressure on refiners to announce ambitious targets and operate more cleanly.

Reuters photographer Danish Siddiqui was killed after being left behind in retreat, Afghan general says

December 27, 2021 4:00 pm

Siddiqui’s loss has struck a chord in India and in the global photojournalism community. He shared a Pulitzer Prize for feature photography with colleagues for his iconic images of the Rohingya refugee exodus from Myanmar in 2018.

Danish Siddiqui’s body mutilated, had multiple bullet wounds, tyre marks

August 09, 2021 5:36 pm

One Indian official said the body had nearly a dozen bullet wounds and that there were tyre marks on Siddiqui’s face and chest.

US mourns Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui's death

July 17, 2021 10:55 am

Siddiqui, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 2018, worked for Reuters news agency and was killed in clashes between the Afghan forces and Taliban.

Danish Siddiqui, Reuters chief photographer, killed in Afghanistan

July 16, 2021 8:18 pm

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Danish Siddiqui had been covering the situation in Kandahar, Afghanistan over the last few days.

US defended Amazon after article showed company bypassed Indian law

May 21, 2021 8:51 pm

Amazon senior executive Jay Carney had been advised by colleagues in 2019 not to disclose to India's ambassador in Washington that two sellers on Amazon's Indian website accounted for a large chunk of its sales.


The world's last two northern white rhinos

October 29, 2021 10:37 pm

A species that dwindled due to uncontrolled poaching; here's a look at the last 2 northern white rhinos in the world

Reuters journalists freed from Myanmar jail after 511 days

May 09, 2019 10:38 am

Two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act walked free from a prison on the outskirts of Yangon on Tuesday after spending more than 500 days behind bars.