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21 March, 2018 10:38 AM Sensex climbs 139 points to close above 33,000-mark

Market benchmark Sensex reclaimed the key 33,000 level today after spurting 139 points amid mixed global cues ahead of US Federal Reserve’s policy meet outcome. Continuous capital inflows by foreign funds and covering-up of short positions by speculators too influenced sentiments here, brokers said. After a strong opening, the BSE 30-share gauge hit a high of 33,354.93, before 24

20 March, 2018 11:56 PM Terrorist Hafiz Saeed moves Lahore High Court, challenges Pakistan government ban on his charities

The JuD chief has challenged the Pakistan govt ban on his outfits – JuD and charity organisation Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation. Islamabad: Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed has filed a petition in the Lahore High Court challenging the Pakistan government's ban on his social welfare activities. According to reports, the JuD chief 66

19 March, 2018 4:08 PM Future Retail gets RBI nod to increase RPFI to 49%

Future Retail today said it has received approval from the RBI to increase the limit of its Registered Foreign Portfolio Investors to 49 per cent of its paid up capital. "We would like to inform you that Reserve Bank of India has issued a press release dated March 19, 2018 relating to increase in the limits for investment in the equity share capital 39

19 March, 2018 4:29 AM Rupee weakens 9 paise in opening trade

A strong dollar and sustained foreign fund outflow weighed on the domestic unit. The rupee depreciated by 9 paise against the US dollar to 65.03 against in opening trade today as the greenback firmed up ahead of US Federal Reserve’s policy meet this week. A strong dollar and sustained foreign fund outflow weighed on the domestic unit amid rising current 30

18 March, 2018 4:38 PM North Korean diplomat heads to Finland amid new diplomatic flurry

The talks come in the backdrop of the proposed North Korean summits with South Korea and the United States, respectively, in April and May. A senior North Korean diplomat left for Finland on Sunday for talks with former U.S. and South Korean officials, Yonhap News Agency reported, amid a series of diplomatic encounters ahead of a possible U.S.-North 197

18 March, 2018 3:28 AM Chinese Premier Li Keqiang endorsed for a second five-year term

Mr. Li, who maintained a low profile under Mr. Xi mainly looking after economy, was endorsed as premier for his second tenure. But significantly he was nominated by Mr. Xi Jinping. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was today endorsed for a second five-year term by the country’s rubber-stamp parliament after he was nominated by President Xi Jinping. Mr. Li (63), a second 39

16 March, 2018 3:08 PM India Q3 current account deficit widens to $13.5 bn

Mumbai: Driven by higher imports, India`s current account deficit (CAD) widened to $13.5 billion during the third quarter of 2017-18 from $7.2 billion in the second quarter and $8 billion in the corresponding period in 2016-17, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data showed on Friday. "India`s CAD at $13.5 billion (2 percent of GDP) in Q3 of 2017-18 increased 41

16 March, 2018 2:04 AM Iran Says Saudi Crown Prince Is "Simple Mind Full Of Illusions", Compares Him To Hitler

In an interview with CBS television Prince Mohammed bin Salman said that if Tehran develops a nuclear weapon, Riyadh will follow. Tehran, Iran: Iran on Thursday lashed out at Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, calling him a "simple-mind" after the powerful young royal likened Iran's supreme leader to Adolf Hitler. "These words are worthless ... because 52

15 March, 2018 7:45 AM Pakistan Calls Back Envoy To India After Alleged Incidents Of Harassment

Pakistan had earlier complained that the Pakistani Deputy High Commissioner's car was chased and men hurled abuses at the driver in Delhi. Pakistan has called back its High Commissioner in Delhi for a meeting after alleging that its diplomats and their families were "harassed and intimidated" in the capital. Islamabad said in a statement that it had called 89

15 March, 2018 5:50 AM J&K ask Telangana police to identify slain militant

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has written to the Telangana police and sought help in ascertaining the identity of a militant who was killed on Sunday along with two other militants in south Kashmir's Anantnag. "It has been circulated on social media that one of the three terrorists killed in Anantnag on March 11 is from Hyderabad. and it needs to be be verified 39