India

Oil up as U.S. drilling stalls, Iranian sanctions bite

Oil up as U.S. drilling stalls, Iranian sanctions bite

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday as U.S. drilling stalled and as investors anticipated lower supply once new U.S. sanctions against Iran’s crude [more…]

India’s flood-hit Kerala state faces shortages of ‘rat fever’ drug

India’s flood-hit Kerala state faces shortages of ‘rat fever’ drug

Published 04/09/2018

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s flood-ravaged Kerala state is facing shortages of a drug that fights an infectious bacterial disease after the worst flooding in [more…]

China draws blank in Asiad badminton singles as rivals improve

China draws blank in Asiad badminton singles as rivals improve

Published 27/08/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - For the first time since 1970, China will have no singles badminton player on the podium at the Asian Games, which their [more…]

Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden’s giant development in…

Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden’s giant development in…

Published 27/08/2018

FOREST CITY/KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday declared that foreigners will not be granted visas to live in the [more…]

Foreign casino operators go all in as they vie for Osaka license

Foreign casino operators go all in as they vie for Osaka license

Published 20/08/2018

OSAKA (Reuters) - In late July, a lavish fireworks display lit up Osaka’s skies in the finale to one of Japan’s most famous festivals, courtesy [more…]

India’s flood-hit Kerala faces huge clean-up, fear of disease

India’s flood-hit Kerala faces huge clean-up, fear of disease

Published 20/08/2018

KOCHI/NEW DELHI, India (Reuters) - Indian health authorities prepared defenses against the spread of disease in flood-hit Kerala state on Monday as water receded and [more…]

Taliban kidnap dozens from buses in Afghanistan’s north, official says

Taliban kidnap dozens from buses in Afghanistan’s north, official says

Published 20/08/2018

KABUL (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents kidnapped dozens of passengers after stopping three buses in Afghanistan’s northern Kunduz province, a government official said on Monday. Esmatullah [more…]

India’s Infosys says CFO Ranganath has tendered resignation

India’s Infosys says CFO Ranganath has tendered resignation

Published 18/08/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Chief Financial Officer of Infosys Ltd has tendered his resignation just seven months after India’s second-biggest software services exporter appointed a [more…]

Karachi’s rooftop cattle get a crane lift to the ground

Karachi’s rooftop cattle get a crane lift to the ground

Published 17/08/2018

KARACHI (Reuters) - Residents of Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, watched as cattle were lowered by crane from the top of a four-storey home ahead of [more…]