UK market disruption fuels contagion fears around the world

NEW YORK/LONDON, Sept. 28 (Reuters) – The magnitude and speed of the UK asset sell-off has shaken global markets, raising concerns about contagion as chaos in a large developed economy adds to the unease already experienced caused by sharp rate hikes in the United States and elsewhere. After Friday’s UK mini-budget, which marked £45 billion … Read more

Ukrainians flee Russian annexation – while you still can

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine, Sept. 28 (Reuters) – “It’s funny. No one voted, but the results are in,” laughed Lyubomir Boyko, 43, of Golo Pristan, a village in the Russian-occupied Kherson province, as he waited on Wednesday outside a Country Relief Office with his family in a refugee reception center. As Russia prepares to annex a strip … Read more

EU executive proposes eighth set of sanctions against Russia

EU countries begin negotiations on new package of sanctions against Russia 27 Member States divided over oil price ceiling Ukraine: It is necessary to stop the flow of ‘blood money’ to Russia BRUSSELS, Sept. 28 (Reuters) – The European Union executive on Wednesday proposed an eighth round of sanctions against Russia over its invasion of … Read more

Russian peasants conscripted into the army, Putin says

This content was produced in Russia, where the law limits coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine MOSCOW, Sept. 27 (Reuters) – Farmers are among Russians being drafted into the military, President Vladimir Putin told officials on Tuesday, pointing to potential further risks to the 2023 crop. Russia is the largest wheat exporter in the … Read more

Typhoon Noru: Karding arrives in Da Nang. in Vietnam

CNN — Typhoon Noru made landfall near the popular beach town of Da Nang in Vietnam on Wednesday morning, bringing with it strong winds and heavy rain. hundreds of thousands of people were evacuated. Noru hit Vietnam at 5 a.m. local time Wednesday, according to CNN Weather, less than 36 hours after it left a … Read more

Saudi king appoints crown prince MbS as prime minister

RIYADH, Sept. 27 (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz has named his son and heir Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the kingdom’s prime minister and his second son Prince Khalid as defense minister, a royal decree showed on Tuesday. The reshuffle kept another son, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, as energy minister, the … Read more

Gautam Adani: Asia’s richest man sees growing isolation for China

New Delhi CNN Business — Indian billionaire Gautam Adani says China will “feel increasingly isolated” and that the “main champion of globalization” would find it difficult to come out of a period of economic weakness. Speaking at a conference in Singapore on Tuesday, Adani said that “rising nationalism, supply chain risk mitigation and technological constraints,” … Read more

Morning Bid: Eye of the Storm

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register A look at the day ahead of Mike Dolan’s US and global markets. As Hurricane Ian raged and set his sights on Cuba and Florida, a global financial storm calmed down the bond and currency markets moderately – though likely only temporarily. Ian strengthened to a … Read more

Mysterious leaks hit Russian undersea gas pipelines, raising European suspicion

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Neither Nord Stream pipeline was pumping gas at the time Both pipes still contain pressurized gas Operator says damage to Nord Stream 1 ‘unprecedented’ Crisis over Russian gas has pushed prices up Europe races to find alternative supplies STOCKHOLM/COPENHAGEN, Sept. 27 (Reuters) – European countries rushed … Read more

Alica Schmidt Biggest Fear, World’s Sexiest Athlete, Instagram, Training Camp, Germany

Alica Schmidthas revealed that she will build up slowly into the new athletic season so she doesn’t collapse. The 23-year-old is looking forward to the upcoming campaign by starting her training schedule, The Sun reports. Stream over 50 sports live and on demand with Kayo. New to Kayo? Start your free trial now > Dubbed … Read more