Europe's center-right suspends Hungary's ruling party
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Parliament’s main center-right grouping voted on Wednesday to suspend Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s ruling Fidesz Party until further notice amid concerns that it has violated EU principles on the rule of law.
China clones 'Sherlock Holmes' police dog to cut training times: state media
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Scientists in southwest China's Yunnan province have cloned what they called the "Sherlock Holmes of police dogs" in a program they hope will help cut training times and costs for police dogs, state media reported on Wednesday.
Italy rolls out red carpet for Xi Jinping, antagonising allies with plan for China's new Silk Road
Italy will lay out the red carpet on Thursday for Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, as it signs up to China’s multi-billion pound Belt and Road Initiative, a modern-day incarnation of the ancient Silk Road.
U.S. man allegedly stabs wife to death in Japanese court
Tokyo - Japanese police arrested an American man on Wednesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing his Japanese wife at a court where they were to settle a divorce, officials and media reports said.
Boeing faces growing pressure in Washington over 737 MAX crashes
ADDIS ABABA/JAKARTA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The world’s biggest planemaker Boeing faced growing obstacles on Wednesday to returning its grounded 737 MAX fleet to the skies, while details emerged of an Indonesian crash with potential similarities to the Ethiopian disaster.