Want to make India most open economy, says Modi

Tokyo, Nov 11. Stressing that strong India-Japan ties will be a "stabilising factor" in Asia and the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that he wants India to be the...

No questions if old notes deposited in one go: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 20 - Following RBI's announcement of stricter rules for depositing demonetised currency, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has clarified that no questions will be asked if any amount of old...

Turning away billions, but have right to do business: Trump

Washington, Dec 12. US President-elect Donald Trump said he was turning down "billions of dollars of deals" to avoid potential conflicts of interest, but "has the right" to still do business deals."I'm...
Serpentine queues in front of treasuries, banks in Kerala

Serpentine queues in front of treasuries, banks in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 - Serpentine queues were seen in front of state treasuries and banks -- with the ATMs seeing less of a crowd -- across Kerala on Thursday, the first salary...
Demonetisation may exacerbate public health crisis

Demonetisation may exacerbate public health crisis

A spate of deaths due to hospitals refusing to accept invalid currency notes has come to attention after Prime Minister Narendra Modis announcement invalidating 86 per cent of Indias currency on...
Demonetisation 'plunder' can drag India's GDP by 2%: Manmohan Singh

Demonetisation ‘plunder’ can drag India’s GDP by 2%: Manmohan Singh

New Delhi, Nov 24 - Describing the implementation of the demonetisation drive as "monumental mismanagement" and a case of "organised loot and legalised plunder", former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said...

Modi raises issues of black money, tax evasion at G20

Hangzhou (China), Sep 5 . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday raised the issue of black money and tax evasion at the ongoing G20 Summit here, urging the member countries to take...
Facebook is disabling messaging in its mobile web app

Facebook is disabling messaging in its mobile web app

New York, June 4 - Social media giant Facebook is removing the messaging capability from its mobile web application to push people to Messenger, a media report has said.According to the report...

Post tea auction operations hampered: Tea producers

Kolkata, Sep 22 . Country's tea producers' apex body, Indian Tea Association (ITA) said post auction operations have been hampered as the settlement bank and NSEIT, the facilitators of the pan India...

New notes: Several discrepancies emerge in RBI, Government figures

New Delhi, Dec 20 - Several new and large discrepancies have emerged in the stated positions of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the government on the printing and distribution of...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...