India bans wheat exports as heat wave hurts crop, domestic prices soar

A combine deposits harvested wheat in a trolley tractor at a field on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India, March 16, 2022. REUTERS/Amit Dave Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Ban could push global wheat prices to new peaks India was aiming to export 10 mln T wheat before ban Heat wave teeth … Read more

G7 backs more aid, weapons to Ukraine in show of unity against Russia

Ukraine, Moldova attend G7 foreign ministers annual meeting EU’s Borrell announces further 500 mln euros in military support Concerns war could spread to Moldova WEISSENHAUS, Germany, May 13 (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from the G7 group of rich nations backed giving more aid and weapons to Ukraine as they met on Friday in what Germany … Read more

Russian attacks on rail system fail to paralyze ‘lifeline of Ukraine’

FASTIV, Ukraine, May 8 (Reuters) – Safe of missiles brought the Kremlin’s war on Ukraine to Fastiv, a quiet town abounding with flowering cherry trees and set in sweeping farmland hundreds of kilometers from the front lines. The strike on April 28, which injured two people, hit an electrical substation that feeds power to a … Read more