Mideast tension: Iran front can have multi-layered economic implications
To boot, Iran and the US have had no formal diplomatic relations since 1980.
US oil prices soar 10% in the week on fears of US-Iran conflict
Brent futures rose 75 cents, or 1.2 per cent, to settle at $65.20 a barrel.
Oil market ignoring geopolitical risks; trade talks next big trigger
Saudi Aramco has restored oil production capacity to 11.3 mbpd, the leve...
Rupee tumbles 14 paise against dollar on US-Iran tensions
Rupee dived 14 paise to close at 69.58 against the US dollar Friday.
Pullback leaves Green Berets feeling ‘ashamed,’ and Kurdish allies describing ‘betrayal’
But now, with the White House revoking protection for these Kurdish fighters, some of the Special Forces officers who battled alongside the Kurds say they feel deep remorse at orders to abandon their allies.
Iran says it is poised to exceed limits on nuclear stockpile
The 2015 deal cut Iran’s low-enriched uranium by some 97% and capped its stockpile at 300 kilograms (661 pounds).
Fear premium is coming back into crude: Vandana Hari
I do not see a huge upside in oil price. For that, we will need a final deal between the US and China.
Maiden India, Saudi Arabia Strategic Partnership Council on cards during Modi's Riyadh visit
An MoU to establish the council is expected to be signed during Prime Minister Modi’s visit. It will comprise the foreign and commerce and industry ministers from both countries. The first Strategic Partnership Council will be held in Riyadh.
India, Iran in talks to free 18 Indians on board seized British oil tanker
Reports say 18 crew members are Indian on board the tanker.
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: A trail of horror and death
Baghdadi has long been a target for US and regional security forces trying to eliminate Islamic State, even as they reclaimed most of the territory the group once held.
Orthodox tea prices jump 15% on healthy demand: ICRA
Indian tea exports to Iran grew by 125 per cent in 7 months of CY2019.
Oil supply drops as Iran sanctions bite: IEA
Tensions have been mounting in recent days after the mysterious sabotage of several tankers in the Gulf
US withdrawal from Syria gathers speed amid accusations of betrayal
American President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of most American troops from Syria, which cleared the way for Turkey to attack Kurdish forces, has prompted Republicans and Democrats alike to accuse him of abandoning a United States ally.
Opec still gridlocked on meeting date amid Iran-Saudi schism
Yet for the past three weeks they’ve been fruitlessly juggling dates after Russia.
View: India needs to expand its drone strategy
Instead of focusing only on expensive fighter planes, India should lay greater emphasis on low-cost drones.
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