South Korea, US fire missiles into sea in protest of North Korea’s ‘reckless’ test

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea and the U.S. military conducted rare missile exercises and repositioned a giant U.S. carrier in eastern North Korea after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan, in one of the strongest allies’ responses since 2017 to a weapons test by North Korea. . Nuclear-armed North Korea tested a medium-range ballistic missile … Read more

Truss forced to change taxes after week of market turmoil

Truss defended the policy, and markets were worried about the cost Finance Minister Kwarteng now says it was a distraction Kwarteng to put forward debt reduction plan The reduction in the highest tax rate was a small part of the overall plan Lawmakers have expressed concern about the government’s ruling BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – British … Read more

Ukrainian forces advance in the south as Russia submits to the second front

There is no official Ukrainian confirmation of progress in the south Russian military bloggers say the troops have retreated tens of kilometers Ukraine rebounded after taking over Lyman in the east of the country at the weekend Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces were reported to have regained control of towns along the western bank of … Read more

125 killed in a soccer stampede in Indonesia after police used tear gas at a stadium

More than 320 injured in crowds stampede The Indonesian Football Association suspends the league for investigation Police say they fired tear gas to control the crowd MALANG, Indonesia (Reuters) – 125 people were killed and more than 320 injured in a stampede at a soccer stadium in Indonesia after police used tear gas to quell … Read more

Analysis: Underwater: How the Bank of England has delivered a lifeblood to the markets

Bank of England bought bonds after pension fund pleas Some UK pension funds have faced problematic margin calls BoE support is seen as giving an opportunity to build collateral The British government’s unfunded tax plan scared the markets LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Calls from the Bank of England began on Monday saying some British pension … Read more

Putin hosts Kremlin ceremony to annex parts of Ukraine

Condemning the Russian annexation of four regions around the world UN Secretary-General: The move is a “dangerous escalation” that endangers peace Zelensky says the war to end Putin must stop Zelenskiy calls an emergency meeting on security and defense Sept 30 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to host a celebration on Friday … Read more

Kwarteng defies “orthodoxy” after defeating the UK market

Weeks on the job, UK finance minister under fire for tax cuts Truss stands by a key ally but some question his future Kwarteng sacked a key official, and went without financial expectations LONDON (Reuters) – As Britain’s new chancellor to the exchequer, Kwasi Quarting hoped to undo the collective thinking in the Treasury that … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Brands post ads on Twitter next to child pornography accounts

Sept 28 (Reuters) – Some major advertisers including Dyson, Mazda, Forbes and PBS Kids have halted their marketing campaigns or removed their ads from parts of Twitter because their promotions appeared alongside tweets urging child pornography, the companies told Reuters. Brands ranging from The Walt Disney Company (DIS.N)NBCUniversal (CMCSA.O) The Coca-Cola Company (KO.N) Children’s Hospital … Read more

British market defeat fuels contagion fears around the world

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – The scale and speed of British asset sales have rattled global markets, raising contagion concerns as chaos in a major advanced economy adds to anxiety already generated by sharp interest rate hikes. United States and elsewhere. After the UK’s mini-budget on Friday, which recorded 45 billion pounds ($48 billion) in unfunded … Read more

Ukrainians participating in Russia-backed referendums face charges of treason and imprisonment

Ukraine says hundreds of collaborators face treason charges Heavy fighting with the entry of the Russian referendums last day Russian conscription sparks protests and mass displacement The Kremlin says no decisions have been made on closing Russia’s borders Kyiv, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainians helping Russia-backed referendums to cancel large parts of the country will face … Read more