Wall St ends lower as investors await further earnings signals

Wall St ends lower as investors await further earnings signals

Bank of America increases S&P 500 Twitter wins after adopting ‘poison pill’ Didi meets on US delisting plans, shares dive Index down: Dow 0.11%, S&P 0.02%, Nasdaq 0.14% April 18 (Reuters) – US equities closed lower on Monday after a session that saw all three benchmarks slide between positive and negative territory as investors contrasted … Read more

Zelenskiy: Ukraine could become EU candidate in a few weeks

Zelenskiy: Ukraine could become EU candidate in a few weeks

April 18 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy formally submitted a completed EU membership questionnaire to a envoy on Monday, saying he believed the move would lead to his country gaining candidate status within a few weeks. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen handed over the questionnaire to Zelenskiy during a visit to Kiev … Read more

Britons captured in Ukraine appear on Russian television, asking for booty with Putin’s allies

Britons captured in Ukraine appear on Russian television, asking for booty with Putin’s allies

Viktor Medvedchuk, leader of the political party Opposition Platform – For Life, attends a court hearing in Kiev, Ukraine on May 13, 2021. REUTERS / Serhii Nuzhnenko Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up Russian state television shows two captured British fighter jets It is unclear from the recordings whether they … Read more

Musk tweets ‘Love Me Tender’ days after Twitter’s takeover bid

Musk tweets ‘Love Me Tender’ days after Twitter’s takeover bid

Elon Musk’s twitter account is seen on a smartphone in front of the Twitter logo in this photo illustration taken on April 15, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up April 18 (Reuters) – Elon Musk tweeted “Love Me Tender”, a … Read more

Russian teacher rejected Kremlin propaganda and then paid the price

Russian teacher rejected Kremlin propaganda and then paid the price

LONDON, April 18 (Reuters) – Days after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24, Andrei Shestakov opened a set of files in a WhatsApp group chat for history teachers like himself in his city in eastern Russia. The files – which Reuters has reviewed and contains dozens of pages of documents and presentations as well … Read more

China’s GDP for Q1 tops forecast, but weakness in March significantly increases the risk of the outlook

China’s GDP for Q1 tops forecast, but weakness in March significantly increases the risk of the outlook

China’s GDP for the first quarter + 4.8% y / y, risks to the outlook rise sharply March activity indicators are already showing increasing stress Retail contract 3.5% in March against -1.6% in poll March nationwide unemployment highest since May 2020 Industrial production, investments beat the forecasts BEIJING, April 18 (Reuters) – China’s economy slowed … Read more

Explosions shake Ukraine, corpses along the streets of Mariupol

Explosions shake Ukraine, corpses along the streets of Mariupol

Shelling is ‘deliberate terror’, says the President of Ukraine Russia is asking Ukrainian warriors in steel mills to lay down arms The bombings continue elsewhere in Ukraine The pope condemns ‘cruel and meaningless’ conflict LVIV / KYIV, April 18 (Reuters) – Authorities reported several explosions in western and southern Ukraine on Monday as Russian forces … Read more

No word from Mariupol as Russia’s surrender window opens

No word from Mariupol as Russia’s surrender window opens

Warriors surrendering in Mariupol will be spared – Moscow Two hours inside the surrender window, no activity reports Russia says the urban area of ​​the Ukrainian port city has been cleared Explosion hits Kiev, local media reports Ukraine says the situation in Mariupol is “very difficult” April 17 (Reuters) – Russia told Ukrainian forces fighting … Read more

Fuel ship sinks off Tunisia and threatens environmental disaster

Fuel ship sinks off Tunisia and threatens environmental disaster

TUNIS, April 16 (Reuters) – Tunisian authorities intensified efforts on Saturday to avoid an environmental disaster after a merchant fuel ship with a thousand tons of fuel sank off the coast of Gabe on Friday, two security sources told Reuters. The Tunisian navy had rescued all seven crew members from the ship, which was en … Read more

Kim Jong Un observes weapons tests to improve nuclear capabilities

Kim Jong Un observes weapons tests to improve nuclear capabilities

SEOUL, April 17 (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has observed the test firing of a new type of tactically controlled weapon aimed at increasing the country’s nuclear capabilities, the North Korean state news agency KCNA reported on Sunday. The report comes amid signs that North Korea may soon resume nuclear tests, according … Read more