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September 7, 2018 3:54 AM Infosys to expand in SE Asia with Temasek joint venture

(Reuters) - India’s second-largest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia. Temasek looks to enhance its IT services through the venture in which Infosys will hold a 60 percent stake and Temasek 40 percent, Infosys said in a statement 80

September 6, 2018 4:43 PM Dozens of Venezuelans in Peru seek to return home despite crisis

LIMA (Reuters) - Dozens of Venezuelans who fled their crisis-stricken country for Peru are seeking to take up a Caracas offer to fly them home, as Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro seizes on hardships migrants face abroad to shore up domestic support. Around 100 Venezuelans were waiting in line outside the Venezuelan embassy in Lima on Wednesday to secure 84

September 6, 2018 11:27 AM German amateur match highlighted by physics-defying wonder goal

There's a good chance you may have missed it, but Rot Weiss Wilhelmsburg beat Inter Eidelstedt 3-1 down in the regional levels of German football last weekend. However. there was nothing remotely amateur about Wilhelmsburg's third and final goal of the match. Indeed, Baris Kilic capped things off with a sublime free kick that seemed to quite literally 37

September 5, 2018 5:19 PM Paraguay to move embassy in Israel back to Tel Aviv: foreign minister

ASUNCION (Reuters) - Paraguay will move its embassy in Israel back to Tel Aviv, reversing a May decision by former President Horacio Cartes to move the diplomatic site to Jerusalem, the South American country’s foreign minister told reporters on Wednesday. “Paraguay wants to contribute to an intensification of regional diplomatic efforts to achieve a broad 63

September 3, 2018 3:59 PM US military chief visits Greece amid strain with Turkey

ATHENS, Greece – The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff has begun a two-day visit to Greece, starting off a week of high-level contacts between the two countries amid increased strain between the United States and Turkey. Gen. Joseph Dunford arrived Monday and is scheduled to meet his Greek counterpart Adm. Evangelos Apostolakis in Athens Tuesday 78

September 2, 2018 9:32 AM Syrian state media says electrical fault behind airbase blasts

BEIRUT (Reuters) - An electrical fault caused a series of loud blasts early on Sunday near a military airbase outside the Syrian capital Damascus, a Syrian military source cited by state media and an Iranian official said. An official in the regional alliance backing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and a Britain-based war monitor had earlier attributed 51

September 2, 2018 7:43 AM US military to cancel $300m in Pakistan aid over terror groups

The US military says it is cancelling $300m (£230m) in aid to Pakistan over what it calls Islamabad's failure to take action against militant groups. President Donald Trump has previously accused Pakistan of deceiving the US while receiving billions of dollars. Pentagon spokesman Lt Col Koné Faulkner said the US military would aim to spend the money 73

September 1, 2018 11:12 PM Loud blasts heard at Syrian air base; cause disputed

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian state media said loud blasts coming from an airbase early on Sunday were from an explosion at an ammunitions dump caused by an electrical problem, but an official in the regional alliance backing Damascus said they were from Israeli strikes. The state media cited a military source as saying there was no “Israeli aggression 50

August 30, 2018 1:05 AM SEE IT: Middletown LLWS star Big Al meets Giancarlo Stanton, Yankees

New Jersey Little League star Alfred “Big Al’’ Delia continued to ride the wave of fame spurred on from his introduction at the Little League World Series regional. On the field for batting practice, the 12-year-old Middletown, N.J. native was summoned over to the batting cage by Neil Walker. Delia, a noted Yankees fan, became an internet sensation after 50

August 29, 2018 10:49 PM Japan's Panasonic to move European headquarters to Amsterdam in October: Nikkei

(Reuters) - Panasonic Corp is to move its European headquarters from London to Amsterdam in October to avoid potential tax issues linked to Brexit, the Nikkei Asian Review said on Thursday. Moving the regional headquarters to continental Europe will also help Panasonic avoid any barriers to the flow of people and goods, Laurent Abadie 47