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Richard Carter

Richard Carter

    A tropical subject: Could typhoons hit Rugby World Cup?
    A tropical subject: Could typhoons hit Rugby World Cup?
    Namibia 0 New Zealand 0 at the Rugby World Cup! An improbable scoreline but one that could happen if their pool match is cancelled due to a...
    Stormy G20 looms as Trump bashes China on trade
    Stormy G20 looms as Trump bashes China on trade
    China's Xi Jinping landed in Osaka on Thursday ahead of what promises to be a stormy G20 meeting over trade, as US President Donald Trump lashed...
    Crisis-hit Nissan issues fresh profit warning
    Crisis-hit Nissan issues fresh profit warning
    Nissan issued a profit warning on Wednesday, deepening the woes of the Japanese car giant as it seeks to recover from the shock of former boss...
    Trump 'walks' as North Korea talks end abruptly without deal
    Trump 'walks' as North Korea talks end abruptly without deal
    The United States-North Korea nuclear summit in Hanoi ended abruptly without a deal on Thursday, with President Donald Trump saying he had...
    Kim arrives in Hanoi for nuclear summit with Trump
    Kim arrives in Hanoi for nuclear summit with Trump
    Kim Jong Un arrived in Hanoi to throngs of cheering, flag-waving crowds on Tuesday, on the eve of a second summit with US president Donald...
    Ghosn re-arrested over fresh allegations
    Ghosn re-arrested over fresh allegations
    Japanese prosecutors re-arrested former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn over fresh allegations Friday, apparently dashing his hopes of being home for...
    IOC weighs boxing Olympic KO
    IOC weighs boxing Olympic KO
    Top IOC officials will from Friday weigh the future of boxing as an Olympic event at a meeting in Tokyo expected to be dominated by concerns over...
    Nissan crisis deepens as 'charges loom' over Ghosn case
    Nissan crisis deepens as 'charges loom' over Ghosn case
    The crisis at Nissan deepened Wednesday as it emerged the Japanese car giant could itself face charges over the alleged financial misconduct that...
    History and handshakes: Five key takeaways from the Korea summit
    History and handshakes: Five key takeaways from the Korea summit
    It was more than a decade since the last inter-Korean summit and Friday's meeting in the Demilitarised Zone that has divided the two nations since...
    New Greece prime minister still unknown as bankruptcy looms
    New Greece prime minister still unknown as bankruptcy looms
    Greek politicians were poised to begin a fourth day of talks to name a new premier on Thursday as anger grew domestically and abroad with the...
    Greece moots unity government after referendum drama
    Greece moots unity government after referendum drama
    The head of Greece's main opposition party on Saturday called for early elections in the crisis-hit country, as Prime Minister George Papandreou...
    Soccer's 'oracle' octopus dies
    Soccer's 'oracle' octopus dies
    Paul the octopus, who shot to fame during this year's Soccer World Cup for his flawless record in predicting game outcomes, has died, his aquarium...