Russian police detain opposition leader Navalny at Moscow protest
MOSCOW, March 26 Russian police detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny in central Moscow on Sunday at a rally which Navalny had called to protest against corruption.
March 15 U.S. short-term interest rate futures rose on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time in three months but gave little sign it saw a need to raise rates faster than the pace it had laid out in December.
After the Fed's policy meeting, traders continued to see a better-than-even chance of three rate hikes this year, including Wednesday's, with about a one-in-four chance of a fourth hike, based on the price of fed funds futures contracts. (Reporting by Ann Saphir; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
LONDON, March 26 Anglo-South African financial services firm Old Mutual said it has sold a 25 percent stake in its U.S. fund management arm to China's HNA for $446 million, as part of its plan to split itself into four companies.
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates, March 24 Captains of small wooden dhows are carrying food and wares from the United Arab Emirates to war-torn Yemen. But supplies are falling even from this centuries-old Arabian sea route that is one of the last lifelines to a country on the brink of famine.