Dutch populist wins provincial elections after Utrecht attack
AMSTERDAM, March 21 (Reuters) - An upstart populist party shocked the Dutch political establishment by winning the most votes in provincial elections after a preliminary count in the early hours of Thursday, boosted by a possible terrorist attack this week in the city of Utrecht.
INSIGHT-From California to Oslo: foreign subsidies fuel Norway's e-car boom, for now
OSLO, March 21 (Reuters) - On the outskirts of Oslo, a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership, part of a global flow of pre-owned electric cars to Norway powered by green subsidies elsewhere in the world.
Asian shares rise on Fed dovishness; growth concerns linger
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shares in Asia rose on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve abandoned forecasts for any interest rate hikes this year,
Boeing, FAA face more pressure from U.S. lawmakers over 737 MAX accidents
CHICAGO/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Pressure mounted on Boeing Co in Washington as U.S. lawmakers called for executives to testify about two crashed 737 MAX jets, even as the world's biggest planemaker worked to return the grounded fleet to the skies.
Indonesian investigators to hold news conference on Lion Air crash
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian investigators said on Thursday that information from the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed in October was leaked to the media and they would hold a news conference at 0830 GMT.
WRAPUP 1-Boeing, FAA face more pressure from US lawmakers over 737 MAX accidents
CHICAGO/SINGAPORE, March 21 (Reuters) - Pressure mounted on Boeing Co in Washington as U.S. lawmakers called for executives to testify about two crashed 737 MAX jets, even as the world's biggest planemaker worked to return the grounded fleet to the skies.
Short & distort? The ugly war between CEOs and activist critics
NEW YORK (Reuters) - On the morning of July 11, Paul Pittman was on a corn farm in Western Illinois, unaware his company had taken a devastating hit.
UK Labour's Corbyn to discuss 'alternative' Brexit plan with EU leaders
(Reuters) - British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will travel to Brussels on Thursday to discuss an "alternative" Brexit plan with European Union (EU) leaders, including the bloc's chief negotiator Michel Barnier, his party said in a statement.
FOREX-Dollar trampled as Fed sparks stampede into bonds
SYDNEY, March 21 (Reuters) - The dollar nursed losses in Asia on Thursday after the Federal Reserve roiled markets by abandoning all plans to raise rates this year, a signal its three-year campaign to normalize policy might be at an end.
Exclusive: U.S. may soon pause preparations for delivering F-35s to Turkey
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States could soon freeze preparations for delivering F-35 fighter jets to Turkey, officials told Reuters, in what would be the strongest signal yet by Washington that Ankara cannot have both the advanced aircraft and Russia's S-400 air defense system.
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