Thursday, 9 February, 2023


Musk to relaunch Twitter’s blue check subscription on Nov 29

(Reuters) -Billionaire Elon Musk said on Tuesday that Twitter's sought-after blue check subscription service will be relaunched on Nov. 29, a minor delay from his initial tentative timeline to bring

Dollar weighed by easing Polish tensions, supported by U.S. data

By Sinéad Carew and Alun John NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - The euro pulled higher against the dollar and the yen on Wednesday as concerns about a missile strike in Poland eased but the dollar gained

Dollar slips on easing tensions over Polish missile strike

By Alun John LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar slid back on Wednesday towards the multi-month lows it hit a day earlier after the flight to the safe-haven greenback caused by a missile strike on Poland

Relief over Poland missile dents dollar flows; stocks retreat

By Amanda Cooper LONDON (Reuters) - Global stocks eased from two-month highs on Wednesday while the safe-haven dollar fell, after Poland's president said a missile that hit his country was probably a

Oil prices steady after attack on oil tanker off Oman coast

By Ahmad Ghaddar LONDON (Reuters) -Oil prices steadied on Wednesday, as geopolitical tensions following an attack on an oil tanker off the coast of Oman were offset by concerns over rising COVID-19

Indian shares eke out small gains as fears after Polish blast ebb

By Praveen Paramasivam BENGALURU (Reuters) -India's benchmark Sensex eked out meagre gains to notch a fresh closing high on Wednesday, helped by gains in bank and IT stocks and as nerves eased after

Gold firms on softer dollar, jitters over projectile strike off Oman cost

By Arundhati Sarkar (Reuters) - Gold rose on Wednesday as the dollar eased, while reports of a tanker being hit by a projectile off the coast of Oman also boosted the safe-haven metal's appeal. Spot

Rupee drops in line with Asian FX, corporate dollar demand seen

By Anushka Trivedi MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Indian rupee weakened on Wednesday as sustained corporate demand pushed the U.S. dollar up, while weakness in Asian stocks and currencies spilled over to

India’s Modi and Britain’s Sunak meet at G20, discuss ways to increase trade

(Reuters) - India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart Rishi Sunak met at the Group of 20 (G20) summit in Bali on Wednesday and discussed ways to boost trade between the two

Stocks pare losses, dollar falls after Biden defuses tenions over Poland blast

By Amanda Cooper LONDON (Reuters) - Global stocks pared losses and the dollar fell on Wednesday after U.S. President Joe Biden told G7 and NATO partners that a missile blast in Poland was caused by a

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.