Stranded Malaysian cargo ship evacuated from Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 A Malaysian cargo ship which had been stranded near Odisha’s Chilika Lake since August 7 was finally towed into deep sea on Sunday night, a district official said. …

Sensex falls 262 pts as crude oil prices boil

Mumbai, Sep 16  The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday slipped nearly 262 points due to panic sell-offs by investors who were caught off guard by massive spike in crude prices after …

Rupee plummets 68 paise to 71.60/USD in early trade on sharp rise in crude prices

Mumbai, Sep 16  The rupee tumbled by 68 paise to 71.60 against the US currency in early trade on Monday, as a sharp jump in global crude oil prices dampened investor …

Hong Kong returns to violence as police fires tear gas and Molotovs

Hong Kong,  Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas and water cannons at hardcore pro-democracy protesters hurling rocks and petrol bombs on Sunday, tipping the violence-plagued city back into chaos after …

Turkish President hosts Putin, Rouhani for Syria summit

Ankara, Sep 16  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will host his Russian and Iranian counterparts on Monday for their latest summit on Syria, with attention focused on Damascus’s push on the …

India ‘very valuable partner’ of UN, look forward to working together: Antonio Guterres

United Nations:UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that India is a “very valuable partner” of the United Nations and he looks forward to working with the new government led by Prime …

Nirav Modi moves UK High Court for bail

Nirav Modi, wanted by India in fraud and money laundering charges amounting to nearly USD 2 billion, on Friday applied for bail in the UK High Court. The Crown Prosecution Service …

PC Jeweller reports Rs 376.8 cr net loss in Q4 last fiscal

New Delhi, Mar 31 P C Jeweller has posted a net loss of Rs 376.8 crore on a standalone basis during the fourth quarter of last fiscal on account of loss …

Rupee sees high volatility after allocation of key portfolios

Mumbai, May 31The rupee witnessed high volatility in the forex market Friday following the allocation of key portfolios in the newly elected government In the opening trade Friday, the rupee had …

BJP to take care of Sabarimala issue : V Muraleedharan

NEW DELHI: V Muraleedharan, State Minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new government on Friday, has said that the Sabarimala temple issue would be taken care of. “The BJP has already …

Veteran actress PK Kanchana passes away at 88

ALAPPUZHA:Actress PK Kanchana, 88, who won the state award for best character role (female) in the movie Olappeeppi (2016), passed away at her house in Pattanakkad on Thursday. Her funeral will …

James Marape elected Papua New Guinea PM

Port Moresby, May 30  Papua New Guinea lawmakers overwhelmingly elected James Marape as prime minister on Thursday — a former finance minister who resigned in protest against a massive ExxonMobil and …

Two feared drowned in Ganga river

Kaushambi (UP), May 31 Two men were feared to have drowned in Ganga river here on Friday morning, police said. Munnan Ali (26) and Upendra Jaiswal (27) were taking a dip …