Climate, extremism top agenda at Commonwealth summit talks
Nov 25, 2015 at 11:58 | Source:
London, United Kingdom:Tackling climate change and countering violent extremism will top the agenda at the Commonwealth summit in Malta this week, attended by Queen Elizabeth II and French President Francois Hollande.Coming after the Paris terror att...
No explosives found in U.S.-bound parcels at Cairo airport - DHL| Reuters
Nov 25, 2015 at 06:46 | Source:
WASHINGTON Some parcels at Cairo airport being shipped to the United States by express mail service DHL that were flagged by the company for further checks were found by Egyptian officials to contain no explosives, a DHL spokeswoman said on Tuesday.&...
Bank NPAs a carryover from the past, remain at unacceptable level: Jaitley
Nov 24, 2015 at 08:33 | Source:
New Delhi: The Non-performing Assets (NPAs) of Indian banks continue to remain at unacceptable levels, finance minister, Arun Jaitley said after a meeting with chiefs of state-run banks on Monday.The meeting discussed the ways to bring down the curre...
Bank NPAs continue to remain unacceptable: Jaitley
Nov 23, 2015 at 16:29 | Source:
New Delhi: Bank NPAs continue to remain at unacceptable levels and ways to bring these down were discussed between the finance minister and chiefs of PSU banks at a meeting in New Delhi today. Speaking after the meeting, Arun Jaitley said this was a ...
Betamax tips its hat before TV unravels at the seams
Nov 23, 2015 at 13:59 | Source:
By Brian MorrisIn the words of the great Ernest Hemingway, things can happen gradually, then suddenly. This musing seemed particularly poignant earlier this week when Sony announced the discontinuation of Betamax, once the future of entertainment, bu...
Paris attacks 'ringleader' Abdelhamid Abaaoud killed in police raid
Nov 20, 2015 at 01:50 | Source:
PARIS: The Islamic State jihadist suspected of orchestrating the Paris attacks was killed in a major police raid in the French capital, prosecutors confirmed Thursday, raising troubling questions about a breakdown in intelligence and European border ...