International Business

International Business

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...

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...
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...
Arpan Doshi

Indian-origin doctor set to become UK’s youngest to start work

An Indian-origin doctor is set to become the UK's youngest physician to start work at a hospital in north-east England. Arpan Doshi graduated with...

Police among six charged in UK over 1989 Hillsborough disaster

Four former senior policemen were among six people charged on Wednesday over the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster in England that killed 96 Liverpool football...

Google fined record 2.4 bn euros by EU

The EU slapped Google with a record 2.4-billion-euro anti-trust fine on Tuesday, in a fresh assault on a US tech giant that risks the...

Ahead of Modi visit, U.S. sees no threat to Pakistan from arms deal with...

With the United States expected to authorize India's purchase of naval drones, a senior White House official cautioned on Friday that any U.S. military...