Gazprom: gas supplied in full, bypassing damaged Russian export pipeline

Gazprom: gas supplied in full, bypassing damaged Russian export pipeline

This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW, Dec 20 (Reuters) – A local unit of the Russian energy giant Gazprom (GAZP.MM) said on Tuesday that gas was being supplied to customers in full via parallel pipelines following a fatal explosion in a section of … Read more

Three killed, several missing after explosion on island of Jersey

Three killed, several missing after explosion on island of Jersey

LONDON, Dec 10 (Reuters) – Three people were killed and around a dozen others remain missing after an explosion early on Saturday morning at a block of flats on the island of Jersey, off the coast of northern France. “We now have, I regret to say, three fatalities,” Robin Smith, Chief Officer of the States … Read more

Suspected suicide blast at Indonesian police station kills two

Suspected suicide blast at Indonesian police station kills two

BANDUNG, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Two people were killed and eight wounded in the Indonesian city of Bandung on Wednesday when a suspected Islamic militant who may have been angered by the country’s new criminal code blew himself up at a police station, authorities said. Ahmad Ramadhan, head of the public information bureau for the … Read more

Iran protests: Social media videos show flames at home of late leader Khomeini

Iran protests: Social media videos show flames at home of late leader Khomeini

DUBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Video clips showing a fire at the ancestral home in Iran of the Islamic Republic’s late founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, have appeared on social media, with activists saying it was torched by protesters. Reuters verified the location of two video clips using the distinctive arches and buildings that match file … Read more

Six dead in Istanbul blast, Erdogan says it ‘smells like terrorism’

Six dead in Istanbul blast, Erdogan says it ‘smells like terrorism’

Explosion on busy pedestrian avenue wounds 81 Erdogan calls it a bomb, vows culprits to be punished No one has claimed responsibility for blast Turkish cities were targeted in series of attacks in 2015-2016 ISTANBUL, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Six people were killed and 81 others wounded on Sunday when an explosion rocked a busy … Read more

Gasoline climbs to $1.07 over NYMEX in Los Angeles wholesale market -trade

Gasoline climbs to $1.07 over NYMEX in Los Angeles wholesale market -trade

HOUSTON, Nov 9 (Reuters) – California gasoline climbed to $1.07 a gallon over NYMEX December gasoline in the Los Angeles wholesale market following a Tuesday night fire at Chevron Corp’s (CVX.N) El Segundo, California, refinery, said West Coast market traders. Traders said California gasoline, called CARBOB, for November delivery opened at $1.00 over the NYMEX … Read more

Two pilots killed as Russian fighter jet crashes into Siberian home

Two pilots killed as Russian fighter jet crashes into Siberian home

IRKUTSK, Russia, Oct 23 (Reuters) – A Russian military jet crashed into a residential building in the Siberian city of Irkutsk on Sunday and the two pilots were killed, officials said, the second such fatal incident in six days involving a Sukhoi fighter plane. In a post on Telegram, Irkutsk governor Igor Kobzev said the … Read more

California temperatures soar to new records, adding strain to power grid

California temperatures soar to new records, adding strain to power grid

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 4 (Reuters) – Record high temperatures were expected in California’s Central Valley from Sacramento to outside of Los Angeles on Sunday, with officials warning that the dangerous heat wave could afflict the state through the end of the week and test the limits of the … Read more

Authorities begin evacuation of fire-stricken ferry in Baltic Sea

Authorities begin evacuation of fire-stricken ferry in Baltic Sea

STOCKHOLM, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Swedish and Finnish rescue services began evacuating families and elderly passengers from a fire-stricken Swedish ferry in the Baltic sea late on Monday, but said the situation was calm and that no one had been injured. About 70 out of around 300 people onboard were scheduled to be evacuated by … Read more