Shelling hits power lines at Ukraine nuclear plant, both sides trade blame

Shelling hits power lines at Ukraine nuclear plant, both sides trade blame

Technicians close reactor at Europe’s largest nuclear plant Three grain ships leave Ukrainian Black Sea ports Turkey’s Erdogan meets Putin in Russia Fighting in east centres on fortified village KYIV, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Shelling hit a high-voltage power line on Friday at a major Ukrainian nuclear power station captured by Russia, prompting the plant’s … Read more

Palestinian militants fire rockets at Israel after Gaza air strikes

Palestinian militants fire rockets at Israel after Gaza air strikes

Israeli airstrikes kill at least 10, wound dozens Islamic Jihad says will hit Tel Aviv, other cities in response Israel says strikes aimed against ‘concrete threat’ Sirens sound in Israeli cities as authorities warn of rockets GAZA, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Palestinian militants in Gaza fired dozens of rockets into Israel on Friday in response … Read more

Snickers maker apologises for advert suggesting Taiwan is a country

Snickers maker apologises for advert suggesting Taiwan is a country

Snickers bars are seen in this picture illustration taken February 23, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Mars Wrigley, makers of the Snickers candy bar, apologised on Friday for a Snickers product launch which Chinese social media users said suggested that Taiwan was a … Read more

Russia bans Western investors from selling banking, key energy stakes

Russia bans Western investors from selling banking, key energy stakes

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting on the development of the country’s metallurgical sector, via a video link at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia August 1, 2022. Sputnik/Pavel Byrkin/Kremlin via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military … Read more