Ukraine accused Russia of fueling terrorism in its eastern regions as a move against separatists in the town of Kramatorsk stalled on the eve of an international conference aimed at defusing the crisis.
From a corner conference room overlooking the Thames, Michael Sherwood, a vice chairman of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., has the guts to voice publicly what many in London’s centuries-old financial district are increasingly worried about behind closed doors: that threats to Britain’s membership in the European Union are threats to British business.
The U.K. government may have to pay about 1.2 billion pounds ($2 billion) to a home-shopping company owned by the billionaire Barclay brothers after a judge ruled in their favor in a dispute over 30 years of overpaid taxes.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel began her speech to the British Parliament by telling her audience that she’d come to disappoint them. As she made her opening remarks -- in English -- lawmakers applauded anyway.
RTL Group SA , Europe’s biggest television broadcaster, agreed to set up a venture with Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd. to start two English channels in India, marking its first foray into Asia as a broadcaster.