The billionaire’s group is the second largest investor in Voda-Idea

The financial distress at Vodafone Group Plc’s Indian venture has dragged down the wealth of Kumar Mangalam Birla (In picture), whose group...

Traders’ body demands ban on Amazon, Flipkart

Trade associations observed “National Protest Day” on Wednesday and held protest dharnas against “unethical trade practices” of leading e-commerce firms like Amazon...

Swedish prosecutor drops Assange rape investigation

Swedish prosecutors said on Tuesday they have dropped their investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over a 2010 rape allegation, even though...

Washington wants Seoul to pay for new cost categories

The United States on Tuesday broke off talks on increasing South Korea’s share of the cost of hosting a US military contingent...

Hardcore Hong Kong protesters still on varsity campus

Arms covered in cling film and torches in hand as they drop into the sewers, clusters of pro-democracy protesters still inside a...

US no longer considers Israeli settlements in West Bank illegal

The United States no longer believes that Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territories are illegal, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on...

Shahadat banned for five years for assault

The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Tuesday banned former national team fast bowler Shahadat Hossain for three years after he assaulted a teammate...

Leaders ask workers to back party nominees to save BSY govt

The ruling BJP is facing the heat of growing dissatisfaction among the party leaders and workers of the bypoll-bound Athani and Gokak...