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Pro-Russian rebels shot down two Ukrainian helicopters on Friday, killing two crew, as troops tightened their siege of separatist-held Slaviansk.
Euro zone unemployment remained at 11.8 percent in March, unchanged since December, Eurostat said on Friday.
Ukraine's interim prime minister said on Thursday his country was entering its "most dangerous 10 days" since independence in 1991.
Part-nationalized Royal Bank of Scotland trebled its profit in the first quarter, boosted by effective cost-control and waning impairment charges.
AstraZeneca's board rejected a $106.5 billion bid from predator Pfizer just hours after it was received, arguing that it is too low.
An E.U. ban on Indian mango imports is unlikely to dent Asia's third-largest economy, but it could create trade friction between the two economies.
Pro-Russian separatists in Slaviansk in eastern Ukraine said on Friday Ukrainian forces had launched a "large-scale operation" to retake the town.
Conflict with Russia has not stopped U.S. and European energy giants from exploring investments in Ukraine's fledgling energy sector.
The EU has expanded rapidly over the past ten years, but not everyone's convinced this is cause for celebration.
Turkish police fired water cannon and tear gas on Thursday to prevent hundreds of protesters from defying a ban on May Day rallies.
British clothing chain FatFace is to list on the London Stock Exchange, it said on Thursday, targeting a market value of at least 440 million pounds ($743 million).
Wm Morrison Supermarkets, Britain's fourth largest grocer, has unveiled a second round of price cuts.
Forget the Guinness horses or Budweiser's frogs; Leica offers us - in their own words - "the most boring ad ever made."
U.K. banking group Lloyds has reported a rise in underlying profit for the first quarter of 2014 as the company plans to restart dividend payments.
Ukraine has had its $17 billion IMF bailout signed off, but lenders are already warning of threats to its funding.
Positive sentiment has spurred a winning streak for the pound, but some analysts are not convinced its strength is here to stay.
Portugal follows Ireland as the second eurozone country to opt for a clean exit from a punishing rescue program.
The IMF mission chief to Moscow said Russia's growth forecast for the year had been cut from 1.3 percent to 0.2 percent.
Fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana were sentenced to one year and six months each in jail on Wednesday, over tax evasion charges.
GE's $13.5 billion bid for a French energy group would make the U.S. company the biggest industrial player in emerging markets, CEO Jeff Immelt says.
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Chinese smartphone maker, Huawei, is hoping to break into the American market and directly take on Apple and Samsung with their new high end mobile.
CNBC's Phil Han speaks to Huawei devices CEO, Richard Yu on future growth plans and whether the company is worried about a slowing China.
Philippe Douste-Blazy, under-secretary-general to the UN, describes the shocking conditions of refugees trying to get into Europe.