Bus accident in Croatia leaves 12 Polish pilgrims dead and 32 injured

Bus accident in Croatia leaves 12 Polish pilgrims dead and 32 injured

VARAZDIN, Croatia, Aug 6 (Reuters) – Twelve people were killed in Croatia on Saturday when a Polish bus full of religious pilgrims skidded off the road and crashed near Varazdin, authorities said. Thirty-two people were injured in the accident that occurred at 5:40 am (0340 GMT) on the highway between Varazdin in northwestern Croatia and … Read more

Ukraine Amnesty Office Head Leaves After Group Accuses Kyiv

Ukraine Amnesty Office Head Leaves After Group Accuses Kyiv

A member of Ukraine’s National Guard jumps into a trench at a position near the front line, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy /File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Kyiv, Aug 6 (Reuters) – The head of Amnesty International’s Ukrainian … Read more

Russia bars Western investors from selling key banking and energy holdings

Russia bars Western investors from selling key banking and energy holdings

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

European Stocks Fall, Oil Rebounds, Traders Await US Jobs Data

European Stocks Fall, Oil Rebounds, Traders Await US Jobs Data

LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – European stocks fell slightly on Friday but were still headed for a weekly gain, as traders awaited U.S. jobs data due later in the session for clues on health. of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI World Equity Index, which tracks stocks in 47 countries, rose 0.2% and is headed … Read more

UK says Russia’s actions at Zaporizhzhia power plant likely undermine its security

UK says Russia’s actions at Zaporizhzhia power plant likely undermine its security

A view shows a damaged building at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant complex, amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Enerhodar, Zaporizhzhia region, Ukraine, in this handout image released on March 17, 2022. Service press release from the National Nuclear Power Generation Company Energoatom/Brochure via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record … Read more

South Africa reports first death causally linked to COVID vaccine

South Africa reports first death causally linked to COVID vaccine

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 4 (Reuters) – South Africa’s health regulator on Thursday reported a causal link between the death of an individual and Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) (JNJ.N) COVID-19 vaccine, the first time such a direct link is established. made in the country. The person developed a rare neurological disorder, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, shortly after receiving J&J’s … Read more

Hundreds of Amazon warehouse workers protest wages, UK union says

Hundreds of Amazon warehouse workers protest wages, UK union says

The Amazon logo is seen at the company’s logistics center in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LONDON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Hundreds of Amazon workers at a warehouse in Tilbury, south-east England, have walked out in protest over wages, the GMB union said, … Read more

Brent Crude Hits Pre-Ukraine Invasion Lows on Recession Fears

Brent Crude Hits Pre-Ukraine Invasion Lows on Recession Fears

FILE PHOTO – A PetroChina worker inspects a pump jack at an oil field in Tacheng, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China June 27, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer AT Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record BoE raises rates and warns of recession risk Saudi Arabia and UAE save oil firepower in case of winter … Read more

Oil falls to almost 6-month lows after surprise rise in US crude and gasoline prices.

Oil falls to almost 6-month lows after surprise rise in US crude and gasoline prices.

The sticker says crude oil on the side of a storage tank in the Permian Basin in Mentone, Loving County, Texas, U.S. November 22, 2019. REUTERS/Angus Mordant Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record US Crude, Gasoline Stockpiles Unexpectedly Rise: EIA OPEC + decides a small increase of 100,000 bpd to the … Read more

BP raises dividend after earnings hit 14-year high

BP raises dividend after earnings hit 14-year high

Earnings soar to $8.45 billion, far exceeding forecasts BP increases dividend by 10% BP will increase spending on oil and gas, says CEO Profits Boosted by Strong Oil Trading, Hit by LNG LONDON, Aug 2 (Reuters) – BP’s (BP.L) second-quarter profit soared to $8.45 billion, its highest level in 14 years, as strong refining and … Read more