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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fiasco: Samsung recalls 190,000 Galaxy Note 7 sold in China

China’s product safety regulator says Samsung will recall all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones sold in mainland China, amounting to around 191,000 units, in another setback for the tech giant in the...

PTI | Oct 11, 2016 05:58 PM

AirAsia announces discounted fares on domestic, foreign travel

Malaysian no-frills airline group AirAsia on Monday announced discounted fares across its flight, including those operated by its subsidiary AirAsia India, for a period that goes up to April next...

PTI | Oct 04, 2016 12:11 AM

Pakistan stock market hit hard, KSE100 falls 500 points after India's 'surgical strike' across LoC

The Pakistan Stock Exchange was hit hard following the Indian Army’s announcement of a ‘surgical strike’ across LoC. The benchmark KSE 100 tanked more than 500 points before it made a little...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 29, 2016 05:26 PM

SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya most powerful women outside US

India’s top women bankers, SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya, ICICI head Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma, are among the 50 most powerful women based outside the US, according to a list...

PTI | Sep 13, 2016 03:15 PM

SIM card-on-arrival for tourists on e-visa likely by Sept end

Foreign travellers to India arriving on e-tourist visa are likely to get a SIM card from September-end, with the Home Ministry giving its nod and roping in state-run BSNL for the purpose.

PTI | Aug 25, 2016 09:11 PM

IMF: Democratic institutions important for Turkey

The International Monetary Fund says the country's democratic institutions were crucial to its economic stability,following the Turkey's bloodycoup attempt at the weekend.

PTI | Jul 20, 2016 04:00 AM

World stocks rise post-Brexit recovery

Global stocks rose today, with the London market now in a much better place than before Britain’s vote to leave the EU, and others firmly on road to recovery.

PTI | Jul 01, 2016 08:49 PM

Oil prices rise with recovering global markets

Oil prices extended gains in Asia today, tracking a recovery in equity markets as leaders look to temper fears over the effects of Britain’s shock EU exit, while traders bet on measures to negate...

PTI | Jun 29, 2016 01:42 PM

Pound collapses to 31-year low as Britain quits EU

The pound collapsed to a 31-year low and currency, equity and oil markets went into freefall today as projections showed Britain has voted to leave the European Union.

PTI | Jun 24, 2016 11:14 AM

India-China finance dialogue between Jaitley, Jiwei cancelled

The India-China financial dialogue due to be held here between Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his Chinese counterpart Lou Jiwei next week has been cancelled.

PTI | Jun 23, 2016 12:17 PM

India could be 'ideal partner' for American businesses: Modi

Asserting that India’s strong economy is creating “new opportunities”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today pitched for advancing the Indo-US economic relationship, saying India could be the...

PTI | Jun 08, 2016 10:57 PM

Foreign Portfolio Investors holding in BSE-200 cos drops to $291 billion in March quarter

Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) have lowered their holding in BSE-200 companies to USD 291 billion during the January-March quarter and heavy selling was seen in sectors like banking and pharma,...

PTI | May 26, 2016 06:46 PM

Dubai presents ambitious Expo 2020 plans

Dubai presented ambitious plans today for its hosting of the 2020 World Expo, the first in the Middle East, with organisers hoping to attract 25 million visitors.

PTI | May 25, 2016 08:00 PM

Indian steps addressed key concerns of US nuclear industry

The steps taken by the Indian government, including the insurance pool, have largely addressed the key concerns of the US nuclear industry, the Obama Administration has told lawmakers.

PTI | May 25, 2016 02:29 PM

Global growth tops agenda as G7 meeting kicks off in Japan

Finance ministers and central bankers from the G7 kicked off meetings in Japan today that could highlight a divide among the club of rich nations over currency policy and how to rev up global growth.

PTI | May 20, 2016 12:51 PM