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  • FIFA World Cup 2022: A look at fans cheering for their teams from around the world Dec 01, 2022 08:05 PM IST

    FIFA World Cup 2022: A look at fans cheering for their teams from around the world

    From Australian fans to the Indian ones, here's how people all over the world are celebrating FIFA World Cup matches

  • G20 2023 Summit: All you need to know about the Group of Twenty Dec 01, 2022 07:08 PM IST

    G20 2023 Summit: All you need to know about the Group of Twenty

    The Group of Twenty is the premier forum for international economic cooperation, made up of 19 countries and the European Union, representing the world’s major developed and emerging economies.

  • Nature needs $384 billion annually by 2025, UN says Dec 01, 2022 01:57 PM IST

    Nature needs $384 billion annually by 2025, UN says

    The calculation will inform a biodiversity summit starting next week in Montreal, Canada, where countries will try to agree on a deal to protect nature and wildlife from further losses and degradation of species and landscapes.

  • Asian FX bulls loom on signs of slowing Fed rate hikes, China reopening: Poll Dec 01, 2022 01:55 PM IST

    Asian FX bulls loom on signs of slowing Fed rate hikes, China reopening: Poll

    Market participants turned bullish on the U.S. dollar-sensitive South Korean won for the first time since July 1, 2021, the poll of 12 analysts showed on Thursday.

  • In Pics | Messi and Argentina advance at FIFA World Cup 2022, beat Poland 2-0 Dec 01, 2022 12:59 PM IST

    In Pics | Messi and Argentina advance at FIFA World Cup 2022, beat Poland 2-0

    After opening the World Cup with a shocking 2-1 loss to Saudi Arabia in one of biggest upsets in the tournament’s history, Argentina wound up finishing in first place in Group C and will next play Australia — a surprise qualifier for the knockout stage.

  • China to allow some positive COVID-19 cases to quarantine at home: Sources Dec 01, 2022 12:47 PM IST

    China to allow some positive COVID-19 cases to quarantine at home: Sources

    Not all positive cases will be allowed to quarantine at home unconditionally, one of the sources told Reuters on Thursday, adding that pregnant women, the elderly and people with underlying illnesses will qualify to isolate at home.

  • China hopes for fair, transparent environment for companies in EU: Xi Jinping Dec 01, 2022 12:33 PM IST

    China hopes for fair, transparent environment for companies in EU: Xi Jinping

    In a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in the Chinese capital, Xi told Michel he hoped "EU institutions and member states will establish an objective and correct perception of China", state broadcaster CCTV reported.

  • FIFA World Cup 2022: Highlights from Day 11 Dec 01, 2022 12:31 PM IST

    FIFA World Cup 2022: Highlights from Day 11

    Highlights from the 11th day of the World Cup in Qatar on November 30.

  • J.P. Morgan private bank invests in two Swiss fintechs Dec 01, 2022 12:10 PM IST

    J.P. Morgan private bank invests in two Swiss fintechs

    It gave no financial details of what it called a "strategic" investment in Edge Laboratories SA and Evooq SA (Evooq), which were already partners.

  • US CFTC chair to be questioned over FTX collapse by lawmakers Dec 01, 2022 11:51 AM IST

    US CFTC chair to be questioned over FTX collapse by lawmakers

    In the first of several congressional hearings to examine FTX's failure, members of the Senate Agriculture Committee are likely to press Rostin Behnam, chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, over whether the turmoil could have been avoided with better oversight.

  • Beijing to let some low-risk patients home quarantine as covid soars Dec 01, 2022 11:32 AM IST

    Beijing to let some low-risk patients home quarantine as covid soars

    Low-risk patients can do home isolation for a week if they choose, people familiar with the plans said, dialing back a nationwide policy that has seen everyone with Covid sent to government quarantine sites regardless of severity, to halt transmission chains.

  • TSMC plans to make more advanced chips in US at urging of Apple Dec 01, 2022 11:25 AM IST

    TSMC plans to make more advanced chips in US at urging of Apple

    Citing people familiar with the matter, it said TSMC was expected to announce the new plan when President Joe Biden and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo visit Phoenix for a ceremony next Tuesday.

  • Two Chinese cities ease COVID curbs after protests spread Dec 01, 2022 10:41 AM IST

    Two Chinese cities ease COVID curbs after protests spread

    The demonstrations, which spread over the weekend to Shanghai, Beijing and elsewhere, have become a show of public defiance unprecedented since President Xi Jinping came to power in 2012.

  • Elon Musk’s neuralink hopes to implant computer in human brain in six month Dec 01, 2022 09:20 AM IST

    Elon Musk’s neuralink hopes to implant computer in human brain in six month

    Neuralink has been refining the product, which consists of a tiny device and electrode-laced wires, along with a robot that carves out a piece of a person’s skull and implants it into the brain.

  • US preparing more sanctions on North Korea, Jake Sullivan says Dec 01, 2022 08:07 AM IST

    US preparing more sanctions on North Korea, Jake Sullivan says

    Jake Sullivan, who spoke via live video link, did not elaborate but said Washington was committed to using pressure and diplomacy to entice North Korea into giving up its nuclear arsenal.

  • J&J CEO Joaquin Duato to take additional role of Chairman Dec 01, 2022 07:57 AM IST

    J&J CEO Joaquin Duato to take additional role of Chairman

    Joaquin Duato will succeed Alex Gorsky, who will step down from his role as executive chairman following a brief transitional period.

  • Elon Musk 'bravest, most creative' on earth, find out who's praising the maverick Dec 01, 2022 07:30 AM IST

    Elon Musk 'bravest, most creative' on earth, find out who's praising the maverick

    People need to give Twitter owner Musk “a break,” they are “so nitpicky on him,” Hastings told journalist Andrew Ross Sorkin onstage at the New York Times Dealbook conference on Wednesday. He means well despite some mistakes, Hastings added.

  • Spotify CEO Daniel Ek renews attack on Apple after Elon Musk's salvo Dec 01, 2022 07:22 AM IST

    Spotify CEO Daniel Ek renews attack on Apple after Elon Musk's salvo

    Daniel Ek tagged a number of sympathetic business leaders in his 21-tweet thread, including Musk, Microsoft president Brad Smith, and Proton founder Andy Yen.

  • Sam Bankman-Fried says he 'didn't ever try to commit fraud' Dec 01, 2022 07:18 AM IST

    Sam Bankman-Fried says he 'didn't ever try to commit fraud'

    Speaking via video link at the New York Times' Dealbook Summit with Andrew Ross Sorkin on Wednesday, Bankman-Fried said he did not knowingly commingle customer funds on FTX with funds at his proprietary trading firm, Alameda Research.

  • Islamic State leader killed in Free Syrian Army operation in mid-October: US Dec 01, 2022 07:15 AM IST

    Islamic State leader killed in Free Syrian Army operation in mid-October: US

    Earlier on Wednesday a spokesperson for the Islamic State, in an audio message posted on an affiliated Telegram channel, had said that leader Abu al-Hassan al-Hashemi al-Quraishi was killed in fighting.

  • US urges caution on low-quoted Russian oil prices as EU debates price cap Dec 01, 2022 07:13 AM IST

    US urges caution on low-quoted Russian oil prices as EU debates price cap

    A U.S. official told Reuters that recently quoted Urals prices in the $52-a-barrel range do not represent broader pricing in a very opaque market.

  • Saudi Arabia to host China-Arab summit during Xi Jinping visit, sources say Dec 01, 2022 07:08 AM IST

    Saudi Arabia to host China-Arab summit during Xi Jinping visit, sources say

    Xi is scheduled to arrive in Riyadh on Dec. 7, two of the diplomats and a fourth source with direct knowledge of the visit said, on a trip that comes at a sensitive time for Saudi-U.S. relations that have been strained by a dispute over energy supplies and concerns over growing Chinese influence in the Middle East.

  • Mark Zuckerberg calls Apple app store rules a ‘conflict of interest’ Dec 01, 2022 07:02 AM IST

    Mark Zuckerberg calls Apple app store rules a ‘conflict of interest’

    Billionaire Elon Musk added to the chorus after his acquisition of Twitter Inc., sending a flurry of tweets this week denouncing Apple’s fees and restrictions on what apps can be sold.

  • Jerome Powell signals downshift likely, more hikes to come Dec 01, 2022 06:59 AM IST

    Jerome Powell signals downshift likely, more hikes to come

    Jerome Powell comments, in a speech Wednesday at the Brookings Institution in Washington, likely cement expectations for the Fed to raise interest rates by 50 basis points when they meet Dec. 13-14, following four straight 75 basis-point moves.

  • OPEC+ switch to virtual meeting signals policy roll-over ahead of Russian oil price cap: Sources Dec 01, 2022 06:56 AM IST

    OPEC+ switch to virtual meeting signals policy roll-over ahead of Russian oil price cap: Sources

    A virtual meeting puts the focus on the pending European Union deal over the price cap on Russian oil, as well as a Dec. 5 deadline imposed by the bloc for a full embargo on purchases of Moscow's seaborne crude.