TOKYO Asian shares were solidly higher on Tuesday, as investors latched on to tentative signs of stabilisation in China even as twin factory surveys highlighted the fragile state of the world's second-largest economy.
MUMBAI India's central bank kept its key repo lending rate unchanged at 6.75 percent on Tuesday, as widely expected, after consumer inflation picked up to a four-month high and as emerging markets brace for a hike in U.S.
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The UN climate change conference, COP21, is currently underway in Paris. Each day over the course of the two-week summit, Irish people living in regions most affected by climate change worldwide will share their observations.
Brazil's government has filed a $7.2 billion lawsuit against mining company Samarco Minerao and its co-owners, Australia's BHP Billiton and Vale, to clean up the damage caused by the mine disaster in the south-eastern state of Minas Gerais.