17 Sep 2014
Singapore/New Delhi: India has retained its sixth position in terms of number of billionaires with 100 such people collectively having USD 175 billion in networth, while globally the number of uber-rich has reached a record high of 2,325 persons. According to the Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, released on Wednesday, though the number of billionaires in the country has decreased over last year (in 2013 there were 103 billionaires) India still enjoys a decent 6th position (same as last year) in the top 10 league.
16 Sep 2014
Baghdad: The United States has bombed militants near Baghdad in support of Iraqi forces, striking close to the capital for the first time in its expanded campaign against Islamic State jihadists.
14 Sep 2014
Washington: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's upcoming promotional tour in the US for his film 'Happy New Year' has generated a lot of excitement not only among his Indian and South Asians fans but also native Americans.
05 Sep 2014
Newport (UK): United States on Friday called for the creation of a broad international coalition against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria by the time of the UN General Assembly this month.
12 Sep 2014
Washington: US President Barack Obama paid tributes to the victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and emphasized the imminent end of the war in Afghanistan, although US is on the verge of a new military intervention.
18 Sep 2014
Edinburgh: Scotland began voting on Thursday on whether to become independent from Britain in a referendum which has electrified the nation, dominating debate in homes and pubs from Edinburgh to the Highlands.
30 Aug 2014
Washington: The United States on Friday accused Russia of moving across the border and targeting the Ukrainian military positions.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Fair trade regulator CCI has rejected charges that United Telecoms and Bharat Broadband Network Ltd had abused their dominant position in the market for broadband equipment.
06 Sep 2014
Washington: United States said it has ‘no plans’ for any military coordination with Iran in the fight against Islamic State fighters operating in Iraq and Syria.
28 Aug 2014
Washington: The US journalist, who was freed this week by the miltants in Syria after two years in captivity, on Wednesday thanked everyone for their efforts to secure his release and asked for privacy to be with his family.