Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Anne Hathaway in talks to replace Amy Schumer as 'Barbie'

Los Angeles |Tuesday, 2017 11:45:05 AM IST
Hollywood star Anne Hathaway is in talks to replace actress Amy Schumer for the upcoming live-action "Barbie"... read..

Anne Hathaway in negotiations to replace Amy Schumer in 'Barbie'

Los Angeles [USA] | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
It looks like Anne Hathaway is all set to live the life of a 'Barbie' doll.... read..

Germany wants more EU sanctions on Russia over Siemens Crimea turbines -sources

By Gabriela Baczynska BRUSSELS | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
Germany is urging the European Union to add up to four more Russian nationals and companies to the bloc's sanctions blacklist over Siemens gas turbines delivered to Moscow-annexed Crimea, two sources in Brussels said. The EU has barred its firms from doin... read..

Serbia defender Kolarov joins Roma

Rome |Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
Veteran Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov signed a three-year contract with the AS Roma for five million euros ($5.83 million), both football clubs have confirmed.... read..

Government nominees on RBI MPC to get Rs 1.5 lakh a meeting

Mumbai |Sunday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST
The government nominees on the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) are to be paid Rs 1.5 lakh per meeting along with air travel and other reimbursements, according to a decision taken by the RBI.... read..

Germany says Crimean turbine scandal souring relations with Russia -paper

FRANKFURT | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST
Germany has warned Russia that breaches of sanctions including the relocation to Crimea of four gas turbines delivered to Russia by Siemens are straining political relations between the two countries, Bild am Sonntag reported today. The newspaper quoted ... read..

Kangana finds Saif's open letter on nepotism 'disturbing'

Mumbai |Saturday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who started the nepotism debate by labelling filmmaker Karan Johar as its "flag bearer" during his chat show, says she found the open letter by her "Rangoon" co-star Saif Ali Khan on the subject "disturbing".... read..

CAG report on defence shortages disturbing: Congress

New Delhi |Saturday, 2017 9:45:05 PM IST
Describing as "disturbing" the CAG report which highlighted that the Indian Army is battling critical shortage of ammunition, especially for its tanks and artillery, the Congress on Saturday accused the NDA government of taking defence very lightly.... read..

Siemens exits Russian JV after Crimea turbines scandal

FRANKFURT | Friday, Jul 21 2017 IST
German industrial group Siemens will exit its Russian power-plant joint venture Interautomatika following a scandal that saw four gas turbines it sold for use in Russia turn up in Crimea, a region subject to EU sanctions on energy technology. The Munich-b... read..

Spanish PM receives GarbiƱe Muguruza

Madrid |Friday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy congratulated the country's tennis player GarbiƱe Muguruza in an official reception on Friday for winning the Wimbledon Grand Slam title.... read..

RBI to issue new Rs 20 notes in Mahatma Gandhi series soon

Mumbai | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will shortly issue Rs 20 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi Series, with the inset letter 'S' in both the number panels, and signature of Dr. Urjit R. Patel, RBI governor. The design of these banknotes to be... read..

Agusta India launches 'Brutale 800' motorbike in India at Rs 15.59 lakh

Mumbai | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 IST
Italian bike-maker MV Agusta has launched the much-awaited 2017 Brutale 800 in the country with prices starting at Rs 15.59 lakh (ex-showroom). The new Brutale 800 bike will be brought in the country as semi-knocked down (SKD) units and thus will... read..

Based on RBI's TREDS, Axis Bank launches 'Invoicemart' for MSME's

New Delhi | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 IST
Axis Bank today launched a digital invoice discounting platform 'Invoicemart', for the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) announcing completion of its first set of transactions here. Invoicemart is a platform inspired by Reserve Bank of India's T... read..

'RBI not considering extension of NPA classification window'

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India was not considering extending the bad loan or non-performing assets (NPAs) classification window beyond 90 days, parliament was told on Tuesday.... read..

RBI cancels certificate of registration of eight NBFCs

New Delhi [India] | July 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday cancelled the certificate of registration for the following eight non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) in exercise of the powers conferred on it under Section 45-IA (6) of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934.... read..

Disturbing to know that 'Dalit leader' Mayawati wasn't allowed to speak in RS: Congress

New Delhi [India | July 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
The Congress Party on Tuesday expressed concern after the Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati decided to resign from Rajya Sabha, stating that it is very disturbing to know that a "Dalit leader" was not allowed to speak in the Parliament.... read..
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