India

Motor racing: Williams sign Canadian Latifi as F1 reserve

Motor racing: Williams sign Canadian Latifi as F1 reserve

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Canadian Nicholas Latifi will be a reserve driver for Williams next season, the Formula One team announced on Monday. The 23-year-old was [more…]

Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

Published 03/12/2018

(Reuters) - Singapore-based ride-hailing firm Grab has invested $100 million in Indian hotel-reservations startup OYO, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on [more…]

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas to marry in traditional Hindu ceremony

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas to marry in traditional Hindu ceremony

Published 02/12/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - U.S. singer Nick Jonas and “Quantico” actor Priyanka Chopra will be married in a traditional Hindu ceremony today, the culmination of a [more…]

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas marry in Indian royal palace: People…

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas marry in Indian royal palace: People…

Published 01/12/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - “Quantico” actor and Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra married U.S singer Nick Jonas on Saturday in a Christian ceremony attended by close family [more…]

India’s Earth observation satellite among 31 sent into space

India’s Earth observation satellite among 31 sent into space

Published 29/11/2018

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India fired a rocket carrying 31 satellites into space on Thursday, including its own advanced earth observation satellite among the other [more…]

Cheaper oil helps trim bearish bets against Asian currencies:…

Cheaper oil helps trim bearish bets against Asian currencies:…

Published 15/11/2018

(Reuters) - Bearish bets on most Asian currencies slackened over the last two weeks, a Reuters poll showed, as a plunge in oil prices benefited [more…]

A matter of volume: threat from ascendant Chinese phones hangs over…

A matter of volume: threat from ascendant Chinese phones hangs over…

Published 14/11/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A raft of profit warnings from Apple Inc (AAPL.O) suppliers this week has fueled investor concerns that iPhone sales, in terms [more…]

Amazon India says comic embroiled in #Metoo no longer involved in…

Amazon India says comic embroiled in #Metoo no longer involved in…

Published 14/11/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - An Indian comic embroiled in allegations of sexual misconduct will no longer be the showrunner for an original series on Amazon.com Inc’s [more…]

As U.S. oil sanctions against Iran start, Washington grants waivers…

As U.S. oil sanctions against Iran start, Washington grants waivers…

Published 05/11/2018

SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States re-introduced sanctions against Iranian oil exports on Monday, although it also gave some of its closest allies exemptions that [more…]

Sri Lanka speaker says won’t accept Rajapaksa as PM until he proves…

Sri Lanka speaker says won’t accept Rajapaksa as PM until he proves…

Published 05/11/2018

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka’s speaker of parliament said on Monday he would not accept a former president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, as the new prime minister [more…]