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British inflation jumps, pushing pound to one-year dollar high

Britain's annual inflation rate accelerated in August, mainly on rising prices for motor fuels and clothing, official data showed on Tuesday, sending the pound...

Star India pays Rs 16,347 crore for IPL media rights

Star India on Monday completed its virtual monopoly of cricket broadcast by winning the coveted Indian Premier League (IPL) media rights for a whopping...

European stocks drop as North Korea fires missile

Europe's main stock markets slid at the start of trading on Tuesday after nuclear-armed North Korea launched a ballistic missile over Japan. In initial...

Google and Walmart team up to take on Amazon

Walmart, the world's biggest retailer, and Google, the internet's predominant search engine, are teaming up in an attempt to challenge Amazon's growing dominance in...

Infosys board approves up to Rs 13,000 cr buyback offer

The country's second largest software services firm Infosys today said its board has approved a share buyback offer of up to Rs 13,000 crore. The...

Infosys chief quits in rift with founders

Vishal Sikka has resigned as chief executive of Infosys, the Indian software giant announced Friday, amid growing acrimony between the company's board and its...

China bans North Korean iron, seafood imports

China will halt iron, iron ore and seafood imports from North Korea starting Tuesday, following through on new UN sanctions after US pressure for...

India says economy could slow down

India's economy is at risk of slowing down in the current fiscal year, the government said in a mid-year economic survey Friday. In February, the...

RBI cuts key rate by 0.25%; to lower home, auto EMIs

The Reserve Bank today slashed benchmark lending rate by 0.25 per cent to 6 per cent citing reduction in upside risk to inflation, a...
British economy grows

British economy grows 0.3% in second quarter

Britain's economy grew by 0.3 percent between April and June, a slight increase compared with the first quarter of the year, the Office for...