An undersea earthquake of magnitude 7.0 struck in the South Pacific on Monday, sending small tsunami waves towards New Caledonia and Vanuatu, british Daily Telegraph writes. The quake, initially rep
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares pulled back on Monday, with investor sentiment hurt by a retreat on Wall Street and a slide in Chinese stocks, while the euro skidded after German coalition talks hit an
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Canada and Mexico will not make counterproposals to U.S. demands for tougher NAFTA automotive content rules but instead will offer rebuttals and pepper American negotiators wit
A savings account is an enabler when it comes to the world of investment.
For FY18, NTPCâ??s commissioning target is 5,438 megawatt (MW), Kulamani Biswal, Director-Finance at NTPC said.
The Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL) project will give a fillip to cement, to steel, to a lot of local employment and to all around economic development around Mumbai, said SN Subrahmanyam, MD CEO
Three Australian fighters impressed in their UFC debut fights at UFC Fight Night 121 in Sydney.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — L.L. Bean, Good To-Go and Blaze Partners are among 26 businesses getting together to create a trade alliance named Maine Outdoors Brands. The group will formally introduce it
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares are mixed in muted trading Monday ahead of the Thanksgiving holidays in the U.S., as gloom carried over from Friday’s retreat on Wall Street. Japan reported its expo
More than a quarter of businesses in the Republic say the Brexit vote has already had a negative impact, with two out of five in the North saying the same.
Those were some of the findings of the inaug
Housing units should be provided in 18 days — not in 18 months
Irish entrepreneur Maurice Sheehy came up with the concept of an Airbnb-style platform for car rental after a terrible experience on
The official exchange rate of US dollar and euro to Azerbaijani manat for November 20 was set at 1.7002 manats and 1.9941 manats, respectively.
Khethi Ngwenya shares his journey on making the Forbes 30 under 30 list, explaining how he started, making a R10 000 profit from selling firecrackers.
ABB, a Swedish-Swiss multinational corporation has been sued for millions for alleged corrupt transactions, writes Adri Senekal de Wet.
This week will be laden with economic data, none of which will eclipse Friday’s credit assessment from S&P and Moody’s Investor Services.
At least 14 people were killed and 35 injured when the bus they were traveling in plunged down a ravine in rural northwestern Colombia, officials said today.
The bus skidded off the road when the dr
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern today played down suggestions US President Donald Trump confused her with Canadian leader Justin Trudeau's wife at a summit in Asia last week.
In the battle against the car, space-starved Singapore has deployed road tolls, massive spending on public transport, and a licence fee that bumps the cost of an average vehicle to over $80,000.
US Forces in Japan banned all personnel from consuming alcohol after a drink-driving accident on the island of Okinawa where anti-base sentiment runs high.
A US Marine crashed his vehicle into a mi
A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the eastern coast of New Caledonia today, triggering a brief tsunami warning and evacuation alert but causing no significant damage, local officials s
Supermodel-actor Pamela Anderson said disgraced media mogul Harvey Weinstein once told her that she would never get work in Hollywood, after she refused to follow his orders.
The 50-year-old "Baywa
Veteran actor Charles Dance said he is game for featuring in the prequel to successful fantasy epic franchise of "Game of Thrones", if the plot is as good as the main series.
The 71-year-old actor,
Robert Mugabe faced the threat of impeachment by his own party today, after his shock insistence he still holds power despite a military takeover and a noon deadline to end his 37-year autocratic r
China's next-generation multi- nuclear warhead intercontinental ballistic missile with a proclaimed ability to hit targets "anywhere in the world" may be inducted into the PLA early next year, a me
Jeffery Tambor has decided not to come back on the comedy series "Transparent", after two women accused the actor of sexual harassment.
The claims were made by Tambor's former assistant Van Barnes
Women-led start-ups find it difficult to get funded, say scientists who found that men prefer to invest in companies run by other males, creating a bottleneck that keeps ladies out of the ranks of
US President Donald Trump has said that he should have left three UCLA basketball players jailed in China for shoplifting, citing lack of sufficient gratitude on the part of one player's father.
US President Donald Trump called elephant hunting a "horror show" and indicated that he will block imports of elephant trophies from two African nations despite his administration's earlier approva
A video of two drunk men allegedly misbehaving with a woman staffer of a private airline at the international airport here has surfaced, following which the two persons were booked for creating nu
The notification for second phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections will be issued on Monday.Polling for this phase will be held on December 14 in 93 constituencies.Yesterday, the Congress released th
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Monday said the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leaders, who were working as agents of Congress, have been exposed following their clash over ticket distrib
A district court has acquitted four members of a family who were tried for allegedly torching to death a woman following a quarrel last year in Bhiwandi township here.
District Judge A S Bhaisare a
Drug major Cipla has received final approval from the US health regulator for generic version of Dacogen, indicated for treatment of patients with myelodysplastic syndromes.
In a BSE filing today,
The national capital woke up to a clear and bright morning today with the minimum temperature settling around 14 degrees Celsius.
There was a distinct nip in the air as cold north- westerly winds h
In what can spark a fresh controversy, Samajwadi patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav has said that Lord Ram is worshipped only in north India while Lord Krishna is revered across India and abroad.Addressing
The police today arrested a 38-year-old woman here for allegedly attacking an elderly shopkeeper with a knife and throwing hot tea on him.
The woman, residing at Vishnu Nagar in the city's Naupada
Nickel prices declined 0.53 per cent to Rs 747.20 per kg in futures market today as speculators booked profits amid subdued demand at the spot market.
At the Multi Commodity Exchange, nickel for de
Copper prices drifted lower by 0.15 per cent to Rs 445.50 per kg in futures trade today as participants reduced exposure amid sluggish demand from consuming industries at the spot market.
At the Mu
Nearly 5.5 Kg of gold biscuits meant to be smuggled into the country were seized from a boat off Mandapam coast today and one person arrested in this connection, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, a
Wheat prices moved down by 0.29 per cent to Rs 1,707 per quintal in futures trading today as speculators trimmed their positions, triggered by ample stocks position on increased supplies from produ
Lead prices eased by 0.35 per cent to Rs 158.20 per kg in futures market today as speculators cut down bets, driven by easing demand at the spot market.
At the Multi Commodity exchange, lead for de
A crucial meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) is underway here today to clear the decks for the elevation of Rahul Gandhi as party president.
The meeting, chaired by Congress president S
Cardamom prices fell by 2.74 per cent to Rs 1,008 per kg in futures trade today as speculators booked profits at prevailing levels amid easing demand at the spot market.
Besides, sufficient stocks
Highlighting the importance of technology, Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus said it gives immense power to the people to learn from each other and access knowledge.
Addressing the youth at the 4th edi
Aluminium prices traded lower by 0.88 per cent to Rs 135.05 per kg in futures trade today as speculators trimmed their positions, tracking a weak trend at spot market on low demand from consuming i
Charles Manson was rushed from prison to a hospital this past week, raising new questions about the health of the 83-year-old killer. No details about his condition have been released. The California
The Sensex has so far touched a high of 33,409.65 points and a low of 33,322.99 points during intra-day trade.
MANILA, Philippines — A Filipino has been appointed as the first Asian global managing director of the Boston-based consultancy Bain and Company.
Okiya Omtatah has filed a petition against the National Quality Control Laboratory director and his deputy for alleged abuse of office
The big trigger for Moody's was the massive boost to resolving banking NPAs
This blog will keep track of key global and local developments impacting business and markets through the day. Important local and global political developments will also find resonance here.
"The US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has issued an Establishment Inspection Report in relation to the cGMP (current good manufacturing practice) inspection of its aseptic drug product facili
"Glenmark Pharmaceuticals USA has been granted final approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for Hailey 24 Fe (Norethindrone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol tablets, USP and Ferrous Fu
In a BSE filing today, Cipla said "it has received final approval for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for Decitabine Injection 50 mg single-use sterile vial from the United States Food a
"The company has received the purchase order worth Rs 128 crore approximately from Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd for supply of packet microwave radio systems on pan-India basis for BSNL mobile network,"
The company will be introducing more products in India over the next two quarters.
What is good for one is good for the others. The question is how strong the demand is in the private sector, said Guenter Butschek, Managing Director, Tata Motors
KEI Industries, Phillips Carbon and NIIT Tech are on the radar of Anand Rathi