The Telegraph
Thursday , December 17 , 2015

Fed ends crisis-era rate policy

The US Federal Reserve said today that it would raise short-term interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis struck, a vote of confidence in the strength of the American economy at...   | Read..

Trump loses bid to block Scot wind farm

US billionaire Donald Trump has suffered a blow after the UK's highest court rejected his bid to stop a wind farm being built near his luxury Scottish golf resort.   | Read..

Japan women in surname loss

Japan's highest court today upheld a law dating back more than a century that requires married couples to share the same surname, rejecting a claim that it discriminates...   | Read..

Maggie memorabilia fetches £3m

The multimillion pound auction yesterday at Christie's in London of clothes and other personal effects belonging to Margaret Thatcher might tempt those who have inherited...   | Read..

California killers not part of 'terror cell'

There is no evidence a married couple who killed 14 people in California this month were part of a terrorist cell, the head of the FBI said today, confirming that...   | Read..

Canadian fresh air for China

A Canadian start-up company bottling fresh air from the Rocky Mountains has seen sales to China soar because of rising pollution levels.   | Read..

Nepal President escapes Madhesi raid on convoy

Nepal's first woman President Bidya Devi Bhandari today escaped unhurt after protesting Madhesis attacked her motorcade with stones and hurled a petrol bomb at the Ram...   | Read..
A man jogs past the renovated Le Comptoir Voltaire restaurant in eastern Paris on Wednesday...   | Read..
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