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BSF keeping tight vigil along IB

The Border Security Force (BSF) is keeping tight vigil in the riverine areas along the International Border (IB) in view of intelligence inputs about possible attacks by Border Action Team of Pakistan. "The guard is up. Troops are alert. A high ...
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Rising prices for Kenyan tea and coffee exports will help offset the impact from a drought that has been hurting the East African nation's agriculture after poor rains late last year, according to off
Rising prices for Kenyan tea and coffee exports will help offset the impact from a drought that has been hurting the East African nation's agriculture after poor rains late last year, according to off
Azerbaijan's State Customs Committee (SCC) seeks to strengthen control over a number of procedures to prevent any illegal operation within the system. Particularly, supervision is planned to be stren
A new program on the provision of flight security measures will be developed in Azerbaijan soon.
All bank accounts to be seeded with the unique ID number by March 31
As BSE gets ready to list this year, it is perhaps worth-while to compare Asiaâ??s oldest bourse with the National Stock Exchange, a 24-year-old upstart, which has in its short lifespan become a bra
Shares in Japanese conglomerate Toshiba dive as investors fear a huge loss from a US nuclear deal.
The great and the good of Davos agree they have a problem with populism. Finding a solution is the hard part.
Pre-tax profits at the four-star Hodson Bay Hotel Group increased 4% to €1.86m last year.
Most Irish businesses have now been victims of cyber attacks, with incidents increasing dramatically in the past three years, a survey has found.
Much has been written in the last week about TK Whitaker, who died this month and who is recognised by many as a major architect of the modern Irish economy.
British pub group JD Wetherspoon said it remains hopeful it will be granted permission to open new bars at Abbey Street and Camden Street in Dublin, as well as developing two more sites in Carlow and
The “cataclysmic” Irish banking collapse and the subsequent economic recovery will fail to offer a template for other countries to clear up similar financial messes, according to the edito
Sterling yesterday surrendered most of the ground it had gained after Theresa May outlined her hard Brexit vision for Britain on Tuesday, as investors looked to Irish property stocks as potential winn
The crisis engulfing Pearson deepened after the education company cut its profit forecast and predicted years of gloom in the US market, forcing it to slash its dividend and put its stake in the famou
India's third larget private lender Aix Bank's net profit fell to 5.80 billion rupees ($85 million) for the three months ended Dec. 31, from 21.75 billion rupees a year earlier. 
Martin Winterkorn says he did not know about VW's emissions cheat until it became public.
In the late evening, Eunice Kaparo and Rosemary Nenini finish up their daily cleaning routine in the modern Maasai dwellings, or manyattas, owned by the Twala women's group.
In the late evening, Eunice Kaparo and Rosemary Nenini finish up their daily cleaning routine in the modern Maasai dwellings, or manyattas, owned by the Twala women's group.
"According to Care Ratings, the uncertainties relating to the disposal/restructuring of TSL's (Tata Steel Ltd) UK business has triggered a revision of Tata Steel's credit rating. The rating has been
Bank of Cyprus Holdings shares made a positive start on the first trading day, both in the London and the Nicosia markets, reflected in increased trading volume and price. According to the Cyprus Sto
State govt organised a series of interactive sessions last Sept to ensure strong foreign imprint
Lakshmi Vilas Bank today reported an increase of 70.13 per cent in net profit at Rs 78.38 crore for third quarter ended December, 2016-17. The private sector lender's net profit in the October- Decem
IT firm Mindtree today posted a 26.7 per cent decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 103.1 crore for the quarter ended December 31. The Bengaluru-based firm's net profit stood at Rs 140.7 crore in
Shares of Great Eastern Shipping Company today rose by over 4 per cent after the company raised Rs 500 crore via issuance of non-convertible debentures (NCDs) on private placement basis. The stock ga
Even though cheap tariff is hurting the revenues of Reliance Jio, as in the case of other networks, it also presents an opportunity for the latest entrant to fine-tune its network to gain traction am
LONDON (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said on Thursday that he still doesn't know if there will be just one location the bank will relocate operations to in order to deal wi
The elimination of the social security contributions cap are an opportunity for the other states where Romanians are working, Stela Andrei, Senior Manager at the Tax and Legal Department of EY Romania
TOKYO (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc has a stake in Toshiba Corp of 5.01 percent, according to a Japanese government filing, likely becoming the struggling firm's top shareholder.
Retailers have sought for early implementation of the Goods and Services Tax regime which they believe will be a game-changer for country's retail sector.
Central trade unions, including RSS-affiliate BMS, today condemned government's decision to list public sector general insurance firms and said they will hold protests if the decision is not reversed.
MADRID (AP) — Officials have placed more than half of Spain’s 50 provinces under alert for heavy snow and sleet storms, with southern tourist towns reporting their first snowfalls in decades. A
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is looking into the trans-LoC trade of California almonds in Jammu and Kashmir and examining a plane-load of documents seized from there in connection with its
The Co-op is told to improve quotes, after failing to tell motorists about charges for no claims bonuses.

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