Monday August 4, 2014
Following a frenzied weekend of discussions between Portuguese and European Union officials, Portugal agreed to spend 4.9 billion euros ($6.58 billion) to rescue Banco Espirito Santo, or BES, its largest listed bank. The deal comes just months after the country exited an international bailout.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 22, 2013
Residents of Singapore rejoiced Saturday as thick smog from forest fires in Indonesia gave way to a spell of blue skies and smoke-free air, but the government warned it was a temporary respite.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 31, 2012
With the world set to observe 'No Tobacco Day' today, Population Services International (PSI), a non-profit making NGO, has joined hands with American Cancer Society to introduce telephone based counselling for people who wish to quit smoking.
Friday March 9, 2012
Greece successfully closed a bond swap offer aimed at reducing its colossal debt pile and averting a chaotic default that would pitch the euro zone into a fresh crisis.
Thursday March 8, 2012
If too few investors agree and the swap fails, the crisis-hit country will likely default on its debt in less than two weeks.
Wednesday March 7, 2012
Greece's six largest banks have agreed to participate in a crucial bond-swap deal, the government said.
Wednesday March 7, 2012
Asian shares fell for a third day in a row on Wednesday as investors grew more risk averse
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 2, 2012
Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested a sub-inspector of police for allegedly taking bribe of Rs 10,000.
Tuesday February 28, 2012
Markets consolidated on Tuesday as investors remained wary of the impact from high oil prices on growth
Jammu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 7, 2012
A former Superintendent of Police (SP) and his security officer were sentenced to life imprisonment in a 13-year-old murder case by a local court on Monday. Former SP Sewak Singh and his Personal Security Officer (PSO) Satpal Singh were convicted for killing a probationary sub inspector (PSI) Ajay Gupta in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Wednesday February 1, 2012
Greece and the IMF said that negotiations for landmark debt deals will be concluded in a "matter of days"
Tuesday January 31, 2012
Greece is racing against the clock to avert bankruptcy, with 14.5 billion euros in bond redemptions due on March 20.
Goa News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 1, 2011
A police sub-inspector (PSI) was arrested on Sunday in connection with a counterfeit currency case.