• Hard Brexit fears crunch sterling ahead of PM May speech

    By: Reuters | London | Published:January 16, 2017 10:13 pm Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a news conference at the end of the EU summit in Brussels, Belgium October 21, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Vidal TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY Britain’s pound fell sharply on Monday as concern mounted that the country was heading for a “hard” Brexit from the ...
  • EC order just, hopeful of alliance with Congress: Ramgopal Yadav

    By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:January 16, 2017 10:13 pm Speaking to reporters immediately after the Commission’s decision, SP General Secretary Ramgopal Yadav urged party men to work harder now to ensure see the young leader gets another term as the Chief Minister. (Source: ANI Photo) Hailing as “just”, the Election Commission verdict recognising the Akhilesh Yadav faction as ...
  • Pakistan condemns ‘continued act of state terrorism’ in Kashmir

    By: PTI | Islamabad | Published:January 16, 2017 10:13 pm Pakistan on Monday condemned Indian security forces for killing three militants in south Kashmir, terming the encounter a “continued act of state terrorism” and urged the UNHCR and the international community to intervene. (Express Photo) Pakistan on Monday condemned Indian security forces for killing three militants in south Kashmir, terming ...
  • Srinu Naidu murder: Dilip Ghosh writes to Centre for CBI probe

    By: PTI | Kolkata | Published:January 16, 2017 10:17 pm BJP MLA and State president Dilip Ghosh. (File photo.) West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh today wrote a letter to the Centre demanding a CBI inquiry into the killing of Srinu Naidu, husband of a TMC councillor, in Kharagpur last week. “Our party president Dilip Ghosh has written a letter ...
  • Punjab polls: Amarinder to contest from Lambi, Sidhu from Amritsar East

    By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:January 16, 2017 10:20 pm Captain Amarinder Singh. The Congress on Monday announced that Punjab PCC president Amrinder Singh will take on Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal from his pocket borough of Lambi while cricketer turned politician Navjot Sidhu will be the party nominee from Amritsar East. Announcing the names six more candidates and ...
  • Brexit to hit UK harder than rest of Europe: ESM MD Klaus Regling

    By: Reuters | Hong Kong | Published:January 16, 2017 10:08 am “The rise of populism, not only in Europe but also in the United States, questions the post war economic order that has brought unprecedented prosperity and reduction in poverty,” Regling said at the Asia Financial Forum. (File Photo) Britain’s decision to leave the European Union would have a bigger ...