London, Sept 8
Britain’s top share index slipped further away from a 14-1/2 year high on Monday, with the first opinion poll lead for supporters of Scottish independence raising political uncertainty and hurting...
Geneva/New Delhi, Sept 3
Weighed down by challenging economic conditions for most part of last year, India has slipped to 71st position — the lowest among BRICS countries — in an annual global competitiveness list, where...
New Delhi, Aug 24
India’s exports to the 10-nation ASEAN bloc is expected to reach $280 billion in the next 10 years, says a Standard Chartered research report.
According to the global financial services m...
Manila, Aug 19
A growing number of conflicts around the world has led to a decline in liveability in the world’s cities over the past five years, a survey said on Tuesday.Since 2009, average liveability i...
Dubai, Aug 5
India has a major share of BRIC countries’ capital coming into the UAE, a leading investment firm operating in West Asia has said. The Dubai-based Fortress Investments said the UAE is a...
London, July 30
Banks blocked from accessing European capital markets; embargo imposed arms sale
Sydney, July 19
The shooting down of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine threatened to derail the meeting of trade ministers of the G20 Group of advanced and emerging economies in...
Sydney, July 17
Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott asked members of the G20 group of nations – an association of the world’s biggest economies which includes India – to push harder on reforms in order to step...
Tokyo, Sept 10
Asian shares tumbled on Wednesday as markets wagered the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates earlier than expected, sending US bond yields higher and keeping the dollar well bid near 14-mon...
Tokyo, Sept 8
Sterling declined on Monday and British shares look set to underperform their peers in Europe after a poll found rising support for Scottish independence.
European shares are expected to...
London, Sept 1
Euro zone manufacturing growth slowed slightly more than initially thought last month as new orders dwindled and factories suffered amid rising tensions in Ukraine, a business survey showed on Mon...
Berlin, Aug 21
The Eurozone economy lost momentum in August as a key business indicator released Thursday slumped to a two-month low.The purchasing managers index for the currency bloc’s manufacturing and...
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Aug 9
Seeking to deepen ties with ASEAN, India today said it would soon draft a five-year plan of action starting 2016 to take the “trajectories” of common interests with the 10-member grouping to a new...
United Nations, Aug 2
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to address the United Nations General Assembly on September 27, giving his first global speech to an audience of nearly 200 world leaders and foreign minis...
Frankfurt, July 24
Hackers tried to extort money from the European Central Bank (ECB) after they stole about 20,000 email addresses from one of the bank’s databases, it said on Thursday. The hacking of the...
Washington, July 17
Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s steps to improve ties with SAARC countries, top US officials, eminent South Asia experts and lawmakers have said he has shown firm commitment towards strengt...
Brasilia, July 17
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for home after a three day visit to Brazil for attending the BRICS summit in the coastal city of Fortaleza.
Today in Brasilia, the BRICS leaders me...