Gulf Times - Remembrance-Sunday
Queen Elizabeth bows out of wreath-laying ceremony

Queen Elizabeth bows out of wreath-laying ceremony

Britain's 91-year-old Queen Elizabeth has asked her eldest son, Prince Charles, to lay a wreath on her behalf at London's main war memorial on Remembrance Sunday, breaking with her usual custom of laying it herself.

European markets down on weak China, US data

European markets down on weak China, US data

European stocks, after briefly paring their losses in afternoon trading, ended down considerably yesterday.