Yen jumps as Abe resignation sparks political uncertainty
The yen is regarded as a safe-haven currency by virtue of Japan's status as the world's biggest creditor nation.
Centre's push to ease environmental regulations for speedy clearances sparks a row
The government is proposing to reduce public participation, exempt some projects from rigorous appraisal and legalize others that are operating without environmental approval, according to a draft posted by the Environment Ministry.
Miners drag Australia shares lower on weak iron ore prices; NZ dips on GDP jolt
"There are some demand concerns," said James Tao, a market analyst at CommSec, pointing to potentially lower demand for Australia's iron ore.
Penny stock boom sparks 4,300% gain in Indian firm with no sales
These include Transglobe Foods Ltd., a fruit-jam maker that has skyrocketed more than 4,300 per cent this year, and real-estate services firm Shree Precoated Steels Ltd., which has jumped over 1,300 per cent. Both companies booked losses on no sales in the latest fiscal year.
Want to make outsized returns? Buy despair: Ganeshram Jayaraman
We changed our stance in March in the same week as the correction because of our ability to say that the recovery will be stronger after the lockdown ends.
Gold prices advance as bleak US data sparks flight to safety
Gold prices plunged by Rs 1,492 to Rs 52,819 per 10 grams on Thursday in the national capital in line with sell-off in international prices of the precious metal, according to HDFC Securities.
Kamala Harris’s Indian connections spark social media frenzy
Harris, whose father is of Jamaican ancestry, has downplayed her family’s India ties although she has spoken of how the deep conversations with her grandfather during India visits helped shaped her political views.
Chadwick Boseman's death sparks conversation about colon cancer. Know causes, treatment of disease
The 'C' word has taken the world by storm.
Rocketing gold prices spark rally in Indian exchange to record
Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. rallied as much as 5.5% to an all-time high of 1,792.10 rupees in Mumbai on Wednesday
Custodial deaths spark national ire, no FIR yet
Condemnation of police for the deaths of P Jayaraj and his son J Beniks in judicial custody dominated social media and more complaints of police brutality against Covid curfew violators surfaced on Friday, but the state govt is yet to act against those responsible for the assault. No FIR has been registered against police, govt doctor, magistrate and jail personnel.
Right space for plane bargains? Bright spark puts decommissioned IAF MiG-23 aircraft on sale
An item with a price tag of Rs 9,99,99,000 would indeed stand out in an e-marketplace.
Tamil Nadu: Custodial deaths of father-son duo spark outrage in Thoothukudi
The custodial deaths of two Thoothukudi residents sent shockwaves in the State on Friday. The father and son were arrested for keeping their...
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unsure on seller data's use, sparks concerns in India
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos can't "guarantee" if the e-tailer has not used third-party seller data to aid its private label business, even though it has a policy against the practice, he said at a US Congressional hearing on Wednesday.
Covid-19 sparks political battle in Pune as cases 3 times of Mumbai; PMC says it doesn't have funds
The Maharashtra govt had said that the PMC, Pune Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC), Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) and the state government would pay up Rs 300 crores that is going to be used to build three jumbo covid hospitals in Pune.