• Consumer inflation at record low of 1.54 pc in June
Consumer inflation at record low of 1.54 pc in June

Economists polled by Reuters had predicted consumer inflation to cool to 1.70 per cent in June. However, some economists say that the RBI could still remain cautious, watching out for the impact of the goods and services tax (GST), which came into force on July 1, though food products were exempt from taxes under the new system.

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  • IndusInd Bank profit up 26 pc in first quarter
IndusInd Bank profit up 26 pc in first quarter

According to Romesh Sobti, managing director and chief executive officer, IndusInd Bank , the bank has an exposure of Rs 50 crore to three of the 12 big NPAs identified by RBI. One is we had raised Rs 1,000 crore on additional Tier-I. During the quarter, it had a Rs 122 crore write-back of provisions made for its exposure to Jaypee Cement in the...

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  • Confirmation hearing begins for Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation director nominee
Confirmation hearing begins for Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation director nominee

Wray previously served in several positions in the Justice Department during the George W. Bush administration, and was integral in the department's response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Wray entered the local limelight as GOP New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's personal counsel in the Bridgegate scandal. "Our highest priority was protecting Ame...

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  • Saudi Aramco CEO believes oil shortage coming despite United States shale boom
Saudi Aramco CEO believes oil shortage coming despite United States shale boom

The volume of conventional oil discovered around the world halved over the past four years, compared to the previous four, according to Nasser, leading to an investment shortfall and the start of a cycle that may inhibit a future energy transition.

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  • ENSCO Plc (NYSE:ESV) Under Analyst Spotlight
ENSCO Plc (NYSE:ESV) Under Analyst Spotlight

BMO Capital Markets' target price would indicate a potential downside of 5.75% from the company's current price. A number of research analysts recently commented on the stock. and worldwide copyright & trademark laws. The original version of this piece of content can be read at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/07/12/ensco-plc-nyseesv-bond-prices-...

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  • Mexican woman found dangling from border fence
Mexican woman found dangling from border fence

Agents on duty for the Tucson Sector near Nogales said as they got closer to the three, the woman, who was in a harness, tried to climb back over but couldn't. She was uninjured and is now facing immigration violations, according to Phoenix television station KTVK. Agents arrested the woman and determined she received no injuries during the human...

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  • Shastri appointed India head coach
Shastri appointed India head coach

Though Zaheer has been named bowling consultant, Shastri is understood to be pushing for Arun to be included as assistant coach, to which the BCCI has said a decision will be taken later. Even though most people saw Ravi Shastri's appointment coming due to the strong recommendation of captain Virat Kohli , they were curious to know what convin...

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  • China dispatches troops to set up military base in Djibouti
China dispatches troops to set up military base in Djibouti

This will be China's first overseas naval base, although Beijing officially terms it a logistics facility. China began construction of a logistics base in strategically located Djibouti a year ago that will resupply naval vessels taking part in peacekeeping and humanitarian missions off the coasts of Yemen and Somalia, in particular.

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  • Majority of Filipinos favor martial law, reject expansion
Majority of Filipinos favor martial law, reject expansion

Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman, one of the petitioners against martial law in Mindanao, said he and other opposition lawmakers will oppose any extension of the declaration. For now, Padilla said, the military has started to conduct an assessment of the security situation and would submit its recommendation on whether or not to extend martial law to Defens...

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  • Malayali superstar Dileep sent to 2-day police custody
Malayali superstar Dileep sent to 2-day police custody

AMMA (Association of Malayalam Movie Actors), which had till the other day defended him, on Tuesday removed him as its treasurer and cancelled his primary membership while the Kerala Film Producers' Association, Film Employees Federation of Kerala and an exhibitors' outfit he himself was leading also expelled him.

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  • Liberal Legal Scholar Scoffs At Claims Donald Trump Jr. Guilty Of Treason
Liberal Legal Scholar Scoffs At Claims Donald Trump Jr. Guilty Of Treason

Trump Jr. not only did not deny the Times story, he offered several different reasons for why he, along with Jared Kushner and then-campaign manager Paul Manafort (both of whom have Russia-related issues) attended the meeting. He said she then turned the conversation to adoption of Russian children and the Magnitsky Act, an American law that blac...

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  • Possible NATO membership for Ukraine won't boost stability
Possible NATO membership for Ukraine won't boost stability

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov also commented on a statement from NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg who said Russian Federation had to withdraw thousands of its troops from Ukraine. "Ukraine has clearly defined its political future and its future in the sphere of security", Poroshenko said to reporters alongside Stoltenberg. "For m...

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  • Trump put failed cybersecurity partnership ball in Russia's court
Trump put failed cybersecurity partnership ball in Russia's court

US President Donald Trump said Sunday that he discussed establishment of an "impenetrable" unit on cybersecurity at the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Hamburg. He called Trump's talks with Putin " disastrous ". McMaster instead highlighted the agreement between Trump and Putin for their countries to work together on cybersec...

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  • Sen. Luther Strange Says Trump Is 'Biblical Miracle'
Sen. Luther Strange Says Trump Is 'Biblical Miracle'

Behind ousted Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore , Brooks and odd are competing for second place ahead of next month's special election primary. After the Trump clip, Brooks pledges, if he is elected, he will fight for the border-wall funding even if it means shutting down the government.

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  • Pakistan Supreme Court orders action against top official in Panama Papers case
Pakistan Supreme Court orders action against top official in Panama Papers case

The team recommended the anti-corruption National Accountancy Bureau (NAB) file a case against Sharif. It is an additional charge against her besides having "assets disproportionate and beyond means of known sources of income". However, she took to social media to reject JIT's report. He claimed that the match is over and repeated his favourite...

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  • BOE's Broadbent: Not ready to vote for a rate hike
BOE's Broadbent: Not ready to vote for a rate hike

Inflation is above target , in part because of the pound's slump since the nation voted to leave the European Union, but growth is struggling because of uncertainty over what Brexit will look like. Meanwhile, the Euro US Dollar exchange rate was trending narrowly in the region of 1.1407. The pound did gain some traction yesterday afternoon with ...

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  • Palestinian Killed in Clashes With Israeli Forces in West Bank Refugee Camp
Palestinian Killed in Clashes With Israeli Forces in West Bank Refugee Camp

The Jenin office of the PPS, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank , said the soldiers abducted a lawyer, identified as Abdullah Khalaf, in addition to two siblings, identified as Mahdi Jamil 'Aasi, and Medyin Jamil 'Aasi, from Burqin town, north of Jenin.

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  • White House rips Democrats for 'needless obstruction' on Trump nominees
White House rips Democrats for 'needless obstruction' on Trump nominees

Slovenia, which has joined sanctions against Russian Federation for its annexation of Crimea and meddling in Ukraine, has been very careful to portray Putin's visit on Saturday as strictly informal and not against the European Union policies.

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  • Kashmiris Condemning Amarnath Terror Attack is Real 'Kashmiriyat', Says Jitendra Singh
Kashmiris Condemning Amarnath Terror Attack is Real 'Kashmiriyat', Says Jitendra Singh

The Union ministers were full of praise for Kashmiris who condemned the attack on pilgrims. Hailing the people of Jammu and Kashmir, Singh said "the entire nation is with Kashmir" and congratulated them for their resilience against militancy for the last 25 years.

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  • Premier League remains world's richest courtesy of huge TV revenue growth
Premier League remains world's richest courtesy of huge TV revenue growth

Leicester City won the Premier League title in 2015-16 with a smaller wage bill than relegated Aston Villa, a new report has revealed. While the latest accounts are yet to be published, that figure is believed to have increased considerably last term, which was the first season of a lucrative new television rights deal, worth a total of £8.4bn fo...

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  • How North Korea got its missile engines
How North Korea got its missile engines

Trump's frustration with China has grown since Pyongyang launched an intercontinental ballistic missile that some experts say could reach Alaska or other parts of the U.S. Acquiring a nuclear-capable ballistic missile that can hit the U.S. is a top priority for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Todd Sherwood, an attorney who served in the Ai...

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  • Caught! Cops detain hacker who leaked 100 mn Reliance Jio accounts
Caught! Cops detain hacker who leaked 100 mn Reliance Jio accounts

Reliance Jio in a statement said "prima facie the data seemed to be unauthentic" and it was investigating the "unverified and unsubstantiated claims of the website". He will be produced in a court in Rajasthan for transit remand and will then be brought to Navi Mumbai. There were reports on Sunday which claimed customer data, including mobile nu...

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  • Alberta RCMP heading to BC to assist with the fire response
Alberta RCMP heading to BC to assist with the fire response

The fire is about 16 kilometres away from the Trans Mountain pipeline's pump station in Blackpool, B.C., a Kinder Morgan Canada (TSX:KML) spokesperson said in a statement. Mounties in the 100 Mile House area northwest of Kamloops say three people were arrested in connection with alleged break-in attempts after an evacuation order was issued due to ...

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  • Romania cleared to buy Patriot missile defense system
Romania cleared to buy Patriot missile defense system

Tobruq Legacy 2017 focuses on coordination and cooperation of the militaries involved in ground-based air defence. The defense system will be used during North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military training "Tobruq Legacy-2017", which begins today and will continue until July 22, the Lithuanian Defense Ministry announced.

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  • Candlelight vigil held for Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo in Sydney
Candlelight vigil held for Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo in Sydney

Liu was arrested in 2008 after co-writing Charter 08, a bold petition that called for the protection of basic human rights and reform of China's one-party Communist system. On Tuesday, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert again urged China to parole Liu so he can receive medical care at a location of his choosing.

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  • Scontri al G20 di Amburgo: annullato il corteo di protesta
Scontri al G20 di Amburgo: annullato il corteo di protesta

Il cessate-il-fuoco nel sudovest della Siria concordato tra Stati Uniti e Russian Federation entrerà in vigore domenica 9 luglio a mezzogiorno, ora di Damasco . Gli incontri del G-20 proseguiranno anche nella giornata di domani. "Mi sento assolutamente con loro", ha detto il capo dell'opposizione, che afferma di non conoscere dal punto di vist...

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  • India to take on Australia today
India to take on Australia today

Australia brushed West Indies, Sri Lanka , New Zealand and Pakistan aside before coming unstuck against England , while India also won their first four games - starting with a 35-run triumph over England - ahead of a 115-run hammering against South Africa last time out.

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  • United States to prod China on NKorea sanctions
United States to prod China on NKorea sanctions

Trump raised eyebrows last month with a tweet concluding that China's efforts had "not worked out", and Washington recently slapped sanctions on a Chinese bank linked to North Korea and infuriated Beijing with announcement of a new arms sale to Taiwan, which China considers a breakaway province.

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  • China sets up first support base in Djibouti
China sets up first support base in Djibouti

Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy ships departed Zhanjiang, Guangdong Province on Tuesday, headed for the country's first support base in Djibouti. However, China's military development was about protecting its own security, it said. Djibouti, which is about the size of Wales, is located at the southern entrance to the Red Sea on the ro...

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  • Attack on pilgrims against humanity: Amnesty
Attack on pilgrims against humanity: Amnesty

It was officially said later that the attack was on the security personnel deployed on Amarnath duty by Lashkar-e-Tayyaba, a Pakistani group. But the Jammu and Kashmir police say they have intercepts that prove the Lashkar's role. "All of a sudden they (terrorists) started firing on us, but I kept on driving and did not stop". Srinagar/Jammu: U...

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  • ED summons Misa in money laundering case
ED summons Misa in money laundering case

Two days after searching three premises connected to Rajya Sabha MP Misha Bharti , the Enforcement Directorate has issued summons to her for personal appearance before the investigating officer at the ED's Delhi office on Tuesday. This money, ED suspects, was used to buy properties in Delhi. Through an intricate network of shell companies, Agarw...

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  • United Nations hopes for 'positive' U.S. decision on Sudan sanctions
United Nations hopes for 'positive' U.S. decision on Sudan sanctions

Nauert said. The Trump administration was supposed to certify if the Sudanese government had maintained progress in counterterrorism cooperation, preserved a cease-fire, reduced offensive military action and improved humanitarian access. On Monday, the United Nations Country Team in Sudan voiced support for the removal of US sanctions against Sud...

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  • UP makes provision for loan waiver
UP makes provision for loan waiver

An exhausted Finance Minister had to stop his budget speech, which was later read by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Suresh Khanna. Apart from a Geeta Sodh Sansthan, a Krishna Museum would be built and a "Bhajan Sandhya Sthal" would come up in Ayodhya and Chitrakoot, he said, adding that the government had set a target 10 per cent growth rate in f...

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  • Insiders Have Increased Positions in: Opko Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK)
Insiders Have Increased Positions in: Opko Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK)

They set a "buy" rating and a $25.00 target price on the stock. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in Opko Health during the fourth quarter worth about $648,000. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC restated a "hold" rating and set a $8.00 price target on shares of Opko Health in a report on Monday, June 12th. BidaskClub raised Opko He...

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  • 'War for the Planet of the Apes' at Palau Balaña Multicines, Barcelona
'War for the Planet of the Apes' at Palau Balaña Multicines, Barcelona

Which puts a little sting into the fact that director Matt Reeves is moving onto Batman. " War for the Planet of the Apes " is the third installment of the "Planet of the Apes " reboot series. "And so, to me there are many more exciting stories to be told, and I would love to tell those stories". The film stars Andy Serkis , Woody Harrel...

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