Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday August 22, 2015
The Indian Rupee's plunge to 65.90 for a US dollar has come as a shocker for many parents who have sent their children to study abroad, as education costs are set to increase due to the fall of Indian currency.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday August 13, 2015
There are now around 4 million households in China that have private wealth of at least $1 million, according to Boston Group Consulting, and private bankers say last month's stock market turmoil had already prompted them to make more investments overseas.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 12, 2015
A set of behind-the-scenes photographs from Princess Diana's wedding to Prince Charles is going up for auction in Boston next month.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
Indian-American presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal could not make it to the first televised Republican presidential debate featuring top 10 party candidates led by real estate baron Donald Trump.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 3, 2015
A hitchhiking robot that captured millions of hearts by successfully travelling across Canada and parts of Europe has met a violent end after being vandalised in the US, just two weeks into its cross-country trek.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 18, 2015
Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been transferred to a high-security "supermax" prison in Colorado, US media and officials said, where he will be held until he is moved to federal death row.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A Wal-Mart Stores Inc employee sued the retailer on Tuesday, saying its prior policy of denying health insurance to the spouses of gay employees violated gender discrimination laws.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 14, 2015
US authorities said on Monday they have arrested a heavily armed Massachusetts man who was building bombs in his apartment and planned to attack a crowded university campus cafeteria on behalf of the Islamic State militant group.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 12, 2015
Convicted Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could stand trial on state charges for the murder of a police officer despite being on death row at a federal prison, a report said Saturday.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 7, 2015
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial, according to court records.
World News | Reuters | Sunday July 5, 2015
Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they celebrated Independence Day in traditional style on Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 25, 2015
A US federal judge formally sentenced Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death today at an emotionally-charged court hearing in which the 21-year-old former student apologized to his victims.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday June 24, 2015
The mother of one of the three people killed in the Boston Marathonbombing, speaking at the today hearing where a US judge will formally sentence Dzokhar Tsarnaev to death, said the convicted bomber made "despicable" choices.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A US federal judge will formally sentence Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death at a court hearing today when the 21-year-old former student will be offered the chance to speak.
World News | Reuters | Saturday June 20, 2015
President Vladimir Putin boasted on Friday that Russia had found the "inner strength" to prevent sanctions causing a deep economic crisis, and told the West to stop using "the language of ultimatums."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 19, 2015
A taxi driver friend of the Boston bombers was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison Thursday for obstructing the FBI investigation into the bloody 2013 attacks.
Tuesday June 16, 2015
India is home to the fourth largest number of ultra-high net worth households that have more than $100 million (Rs 640 crore at 1 dollar = 64 rupees) in private wealth, according to a report.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 16, 2015
China had four million millionaire households in 2014, the second-highest in the world after the United States, as the country's stock market boom boosted private wealth, an independent survey showed Today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 15, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry is taking nothing more than Tylenol for his broken leg following his low-speed bike accident, he said in an interview published today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 13, 2015
US officials filed criminal charges Friday against two alleged supporters of the Islamic State group, who authorities said were linked to a third man fatally shot last week by Boston police.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 13, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry was to be released Friday from the Boston hospital where he was recovering from a fractured femur suffered nearly two weeks ago while cycling in France, the State Department said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 10, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry tweeted a picture of himself in his Boston hospital room Tuesday, saying he was doing well and working, 10 days after breaking his leg in a cycling accident in the French Alps.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 9, 2015
US authorities on Monday released video footage that shows the fatal shooting by law enforcement of a black Muslim man in Boston who was accused of planning to behead police officers.
World News | Reuters | Saturday June 6, 2015
Two college friends of the Boston Marathon bomber were sentenced to prison on Friday for removing a backpack containing empty fireworks shells from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm room amid a massive manhunt three days after the deadly 2013 attack.