Edition:
India

John Irish

Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

9:46pm IST

Interview: Cambodia's Hun Sen will fall like Mugabe, says opponent Rainsy

PARIS Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen will be driven from power like President Mugabe in Zimbabwe, veteran opposition chief Sam Rainsy told Reuters on Thursday, adding that Western states should impose targeted sanctions after his party was dissolved.

21 Nov 2017

Macron scores diplomatic coup on Lebanon but balancing act under test

PARIS President Emmanuel Macron's initiative in bringing Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri to Paris puts France at the center of a power struggle between Sunni Saudi Arabia and Shi'ite Iran and will test a policy of neutrality that critics doubt can be sustained.

19 Nov 2017

After Macron meeting, Hariri says will clarify position in Lebanon

PARIS Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon's prime minister this month while in Saudi Arabia, said on Saturday he would clarify his position when he returns to Beirut next week. | Video

17 Nov 2017

Lebanese president hopes Hariri visit to France will end crisis

BEIRUT/PARIS Lebanon's president said on Thursday he hoped the crisis over Saad al-Hariri's resignation as prime minister would end soon, with Hariri due to leave Saudi Arabia for France this weekend.

16 Nov 2017

Lebanese president hopes Hariri visit to France will end crisis

BEIRUT/PARIS Lebanon's president said on Thursday he hoped the crisis surrounding Saad al-Hariri's resignation as prime minister was near its end after Hariri said he would travel to France from Saudi Arabia where he has been since stepping down.

16 Nov 2017

France's Macron invites Hariri and family to France

PARIS Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri and his family will travel to France in coming days, a French presidential source said on Wednesday, after Emmanuel Macron invited him as part of efforts to defuse tensions in the Middle East.

16 Nov 2017

France's Macron invites Hariri and family to France

PARIS Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri and his family will travel to France in coming days, a French presidential source said on Wednesday, after Emmanuel Macron invited him as part of efforts to defuse tensions in the Middle East.

16 Nov 2017

France's Macron invites Hariri and family to France

PARIS Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri and his family will travel to France in coming days, a French presidential source said on Wednesday, after Emmanuel Macron invited him as part of efforts to defuse tensions in the Middle East.

15 Nov 2017

Despite EU caution, France pursues tough line on Iran missile program

PARIS France said on Wednesday it wanted an "uncompromising" dialogue with Iran about its ballistic missile program and a possible negotiation over the issue separate from Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.

15 Nov 2017

Lebanon's Hariri must return home from Saudi to prove he is free -foreign minister

PARIS Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri can only prove he is free by returning home from Saudi Arabia where he went to announce his resignation as prime minister, Lebanon's foreign minister said on Tuesday.

Markets

  • Asia
  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Sectors
Stock Search
Sensex 33,588.08 + 26.53 +0.08%
Nikkei 22,523.15 + 106.67 +0.48%
Hang Seng 29,707.94 -295.55 -0.99%
EUR/INR 76.497 -0.23%
USD/INR 64.565 -0.47%
GBP/INR 85.904 -0.61%
Gold 1,291.60 +0.00 +0.00%
Oil 58.58 +0.56 +0.97%
Corn 345.25 +0.00 +0.00%