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Gold prices held steady on Tuesday as investors looked to see if U.S. President Donald Trump would be able to enact promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending, with the dollar drifting from multi-month lows in the previous session. Spot gold was mostly unchanged at $1,253.66 per ounce at 0238 GMT, after touching its highest in a month at $1,261.03 the day before. U.S. gold futures inched down ...
Budgam: An encounter is currently underway between the security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam.The operation is going on in Budgam's Chadoora.There are no reports of fatalities or injuries as of now.Meanwhile, some terrorists barged into the residence of an Assistant Sub-Inspector of police and a Constable in Kashmir's Shopian district and ransacked their houses in Jammu last night.The ...
Washington, March 28 (IANS) Judge Neil Gorsuch, US President Donald Trumps Supreme Court nominee, may fall short of the votes needed for his Senate confirmation next week, a media report said. Gorsuch, 59, needs 60 votes to clear a procedural hurdle required of high-court confirmations in the Senate, but Republicans, who hold just 52 seats, may not have the votes in a chamber that is "divided deeply ...
By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Democratic senators pressed billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Monday to clarify his role as an adviser to President Donald Trump, saying his position in the administration raised "alarming" questions about potential conflicts of interest with his stakes in the biofuels and pharmaceutical industries. The senators, led by Sheldon Whitehouse of ...
Budgam: An encounter is currently underway between the security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam.The operation is going on in Budgam's Chadoora.There are no reports of fatalities or injuries as of now.Meanwhile, some terrorists barged into the residence of an Assistant Sub-Inspector of police and a Constable in Kashmir's Shopian district and ransacked their houses in Jammu last night.The ...
[India], Mar. 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear a plea filed by filed by NGO Common Cause seeking a thorough investigation against former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Ranjit Sinha's alleged involvement in the Coal Scam case.Earlier, the apex court had refused to recall its January 23 order directing a probe against Sinha for his alleged interference in the investigation ...
[India], Mar. 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the plea filed by Gurlad Singh Kahlon, one of the victim's in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.Earlier, the apex court directed the Centre to deposit more than 190 files in connection with this case.Expressing serious concern over the closure of more than 190 cases, out of a total of the 293 cases referred to SIT on 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases, ...
China's One Belt, One Road is the brainchild of President Xi Jinping, a concept he floated in 2013.It includes the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road.China definitely has the wherewithal to make a huge splash. It is now the world's second largest cross-border investor, having overtaken Japan.According to Chinese data, it contributed 9.9 percent of global direct investment ...
Meat traders across Uttar Pradesh are under siege. After remaining under constant threat of being apprehended and put behind bars with huge fines, meat sellers across the state have gone on indefinite strike. From Ghaziabad, and Noida in close proximity to the Indian capital of New Delhi, to Ghazipur, the easternmost part of the state, bordering Bihar, the sale of buffalo meat has come to a complete ...
All eyes are on RK Nagar, the constituency of late Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa, where campaigning is underway for the by-polls to be held three weeks from now. The constituency has over 1,95,000 voters and has been a stronghold of the AIADMK since 2001. In 2016, Jayalalithaa won this seat with more than 97,000 votes beating the DMK candidate. With the split in AIADMK now, the result will be crucial ...
By Hyunjoo Jin, Se Young Lee and Nichola Saminather SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s family-run conglomerates are facing calls for a shakeup in their governance from a leading candidate in May's presidential election, following the ouster of former President Park Geun-hye in a burgeoning influence-peddling scandal. The conglomerates known as chaebol have come under the reform buzz saw before, only ...
By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Democratic senators pressed billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Monday to clarify his role as an adviser to President Donald Trump, saying his position in the administration raised "alarming" questions about potential conflicts of interest with his stakes in the biofuels and pharmaceutical industries. The senators, led by Sheldon Whitehouse of ...
** Shares of Dishman Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals Ltd soar as much as 20 pct to a record high ** Company's partner Tesaro Inc gets U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) nod for ovarian cancer drug Niraparib ** Niraparib kills cancer cells by inhibiting production of proteins called PARPs, which help repair damaged DNA strands ** Research firm Dolat Capital says this drug has the potential ...
March 28 (Reuters) - Aurobindo Pharma Ltd: * Says co gets USFDA approval for Meropenem injection * Meropenem injection is a generic equivalent of Astrazeneca Pharma's Merrem injection * Drug indicated to treat complicated skin & skin structure infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections & bacterial meningitis Source text: http://bit.ly/2o0nsRF Further company coverage: ...
Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has banned training institutions from offering courses on Reiki therapy, the media reported on Tuesday. The ban covers 1,000 private training centres which will be monitored to ensure compliance, Xinhua news agency reported. The ban followed an order issued this month to stop all forms of Reiki therapy in Saudi Arabia. Reiki is an alternative therapy that is said to reduce stress ...
New York: Dodo, an extinct bird whose name has entered popular culture as a symbol of stupidity, was actually fairly smart, new research suggests. The overall size of the dodo's brain in relation to its body size was on par with its closest living relatives: Pigeons - birds whose ability to be trained implies a moderate level of intelligence. "It is not impressively large or impressively small -- ...
Candidates who had applied for UPSC Civil Services Exam 2017 must take note of the latest announcement made regarding the fee payment.The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has published a list of applicants whose payments were not successful.“Confirmation has note been received from the bank authorities regarding receipt of Fees of Rs.100/- in respect of following candidates for Civil Services ...
National Insurance Company Ltd, a public sector non-life insurance company is inviting applications for the recruitment of 205 Administrative Officers in scale I category for its branches across India.The applicants are required to submit their online applications from March 30 to April 20, 2017.PostsAdministrative Officer – 205 PostsImportant DatesOnline registrations from 30.03.2017 to 20.04.2017Date ...


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