The New Year's Day announcement is the first time the Treasury has laid out an exact timetable for the currency swap. The Treasury is launching a public awareness campaign to ensure everyday people spend their old £1 coins or return them to the b... More..
Borrowers of IDBI bank seeking three-year loans will be charged 9.30%, down 40 bps; while six month loans have been pegged at 8.90%, down 35 bps. The new loans rates will be effective from January 1. "The dec...More..
Dozens of the stateless Rohingya minority have been killed and tens of thousands displaced since October, when a fresh bout of state-sponsored violence hit restive Rakhine State. In 1982, their rights to citize...More..
The cost of driving home for Christmas went up this year - and now there's a further spike in prices for the New Year. He said the decision of not to raise the petroleum prices would cost some Rs 4 billion. "...More..
Gen. Najim Jabouri, Iraqi army commander of the offensive, reached by phone where he was overseeing troops in a northern Mosul neighborhood. When government forces liberate an area, most civilians act quickly t...More..
But, on the other hand, an ongoing shortage of properties for sale and low interest rates keeping mortgages relatively cheap will help to support house prices generally across the United Kingdom, the report sai...More..
Later on Wednesday, one additional crewmember was found and pulled from the water, and while he showed signs of life at the time of his rescue, he passed away at the hospital. "We are standing down the search t...More..
But ATMs of most other banks, including HDFC Bank and SBI, continue to dispense Rs 2000 and Rs 100 notes. Although this week the currency situation has been somewhat better as new Rs 500 notes as well as Rs 1...More..
As part of the deal, Sumitomo will grant Sports Direct a royalty free licence to continue to use the Dunlop brand for workwear and safety wear for Sports Direct's own retail purposes. Earlier this month the c...More..
Bookmakers Ladbrokes are offering odds of 25-1 for the Premier League official to make the unprecedented move. Others were more concerned that other Premier League referees were being overlooked by the Chine...More..
Inada did not pay a visit on the August 15 anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War II due to her four-day trip to Djibouti to inspect Self-Defense Forces troops engaged in an antipiracy mission off Somali...More..
Jaitley also noted that there was no adverse impact of demonetisation drive on the economy as warned by critics. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley further said that remonetisation has substantially advanced and n...More..
Energy Information Administration said in its weekly report that crude oil inventories rose by 0.614 million barrels in the week ended December 23, compared to forecasts for a draw of 2.060 million barrels. LOO...More..
At least 184 people have been injured in the United States in incidents involving potentially deadly Takata air bags. The recall process has been painfully slow despite repeated attempts by federal safety reg...More..
The arrests follow a second night of chaos at the Philadelphia-area mall. Around 200 people showed up at a Philadelphia mall on Tuesday in a disturbance planned on the social media network Snapchat that led t...More..
The president of Bertch Cabinets, based in Waterloo , said four planes will be chartered to take the staff to Miami on Sunday, January 8, where they will stay at a five-star hotel before departing the follow...More..
The missiles are among India's most sophisticated weapons. Just $5 a month. "It will add tremendous strength to our strategic defence", said Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailing the team of scientists behind th...More..
OPEC members agreed to cut production by 1.2 million barrels per day at the start of January and non-OPEC producers are to cut production by 600,000 barrels per day, citing two dozen countries are involved in t...More..
According to U.S. prosecutors, the Chinese hacking trio raked in over $4m by placing trades in at least five company stocks, presumably using illegally accessed insider information from several undisclosed law...More..
Bhubaneswar, Dec. 25: After managing to evade arrest for almost two months, industrialist and director of Odisha Stevedores Limited Mahimananda Mishra was detained at the immigration centre at Bangkok on Satur...More..