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    Real slump to third straight loss

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 10:03pm on October 20, 2018

    Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui's woes deepened as the European champions fell to a 2-1 defeat at home to Levante on Saturday, setting an unwanted...

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    Proposed tax reforms could see elite players leave La Liga

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 01:54am on October 20, 2018

    La Liga risks losing some of its leading players if tax reforms proposed by the Spanish government go ahead, league president Javier Tebas has warned....

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    Abbas masterclass drives Pakistan to series victory

    Reuters . Abu Dhabi | Updated at 01:48am on October 20, 2018

    Seamer Mohammad Abbas tore through the Australian batting order, claiming his second five-wicket haul of the match as Pakistan sealed a 373-run victory in the...

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    Swedish Academy names new member after scandal

    Reuters . Stockholm | Updated at 01:15am on October 20, 2018

    The Swedish Academy, the body that awards the Nobel Prize for Literature, picked an expert in ancient Nordic languages as a new member on Friday,...

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    China moves to lift confidence as growth hits weakest pace since 2009

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    China’s economic growth cooled to its weakest quarterly pace since the global financial crisis, with regulators moving quickly to calm nervous investors as a years-long...

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    European politicians call for clampdown on tax trade trick

    Reuters . Frankfurt | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    European politicians have called for action to tackle dividend stripping after Reuters and other media revealed how large banks were involved in trading schemes that...

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    EU to sign trade deal with S’pore, avoid criticising China

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    The European Union was set to sign a trade deal with Singapore on Friday after talks with Asian leaders keen to push back against US...

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    Clash over Trump tariffs heats up with barrage of WTO litigation

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    Disputes over US tariffs and retaliatory moves by other states have sparked 12 requests for adjudication at the World Trade Organization, signalling an escalation in...

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    Branson gets Hollywood star

    Reuters, Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson on Tuesday recalled an era of sex, drugs, and rock’n roll as he added a star on the Hollywood Walk of...

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    At least 59 killed as train hits crowd in Amritsar

    Reuters . Amritsar | Updated at 10:24pm on October 19, 2018

    At least 50 people were killed Friday after a train plowed into revellers gathered to watch a Hindu festival in India's northern Amritsar city, police...