Tea exporters worried over payments as India stops crude imports from Iran
Iran buys around 28-30 million kg of orthodox teas from India.
US cannot ensure crude sale to India at concessional rate: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross
"Oil is owned by private people, so the governme...
China snubs US sanctions on Iranian oil exports
"We reject the unilateral imposition of sanctions," said Fu Cong, Director General of the Chinese Foreign Ministry's Department of Arms Control.
US-China tensions may continue to play out in the future: Meera Shankar
As we import far more than we export, trade protectionism is going to be high on the agenda.
India-Russia deal for S-400 missile didn't figure in Modi-Trump talks
The S-400 is known as Russia's most advanced long-range surface-to-air missile defence system. China was the first foreign buyer to seal a government-to-government deal with Russia in 2014 for the system.
Iran finds cause with India on cross-border terror
The general said an ongoing probe had made headway after the model of the explosives-packed car that detonated next to a bus carrying the soldiers was identified.
Oil prices to keep steady till Iran tension subsides: Jonathan Barratt, Probis Securities
Once we get a resolution of tension in the Middle East, prices will track lower from here, says Barratt.
Doing everything we can to ensure crude imports to India: US
The issue of energy security was also discussed during talks between External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his American counterpart Pompeo earlier in the day.
Indian Navy escorts crude oil carriers transiting through Strait of Hormuz
Officials explained that naval teams have boarded Indian oil carriers and are escorting them out of the region. So far, five such tankers have been escorted out.
Rupee pares gains, settles flat at 69.36 a US dollar
Rupee opened at 69.32 a dollar and touched a low of 69.40 and high of 69.22 during the day.
Gold Rate Today: Gold climbs on positive global sentiment, softer rupee
Silver appeared lacklustre on muted demand by industrial units and coin makers.
India-US trade frictions are growing, here’s how to deal with them
Given Trump’s ‘America First’ approach and PM Modi’s intent to be seen as a strong and decisive leader, US-India divergences are likely to grow.
RQ-4A Global Hawk: The $220 mn drone that waged a war, almost
Last week, Iran shot down a United States UAV over the Strait of Hormuz.
Indian airlines to avoid Iranian airspace, will re-route flights: DGCA
"All Indian operators in consultation with DGCA have decided to avoid the affected part of Iranian Airspace to ensure safe travel for the passengers. They will re-route flights suitably," the DGCA said.
Rupee opens 3 paise down at 69.61 against dollar
The local currency on Friday slid 14 paise to close at 69.58 against the US dollar.
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