In an unprecedented move, Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India has directed the National Stock Exchange to 'disgorge' Rs 625 crore with 12 percent per annum interest in the co-location case.
Four phases of the general elections are over but Prime Minister Narendra Modi has kept up his electoral blitz for the remaining three phases.
LPG or liquefied petroleum gas prices were hiked with effect from Wednesday, May 1. While the subsidised LPG prices were increased by 28 paise per cylinder (14.2 kilograms) in Delhi and 29 paise per cylinder in Mumbai, the non-subsidised rates were increased by Rs. 6 per cylinder each in the two metros, according to data from Indian Oil Corporation. State-run Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) is the country's largest fuel retailer which supplies LPG under brand Indane.
Three decades after he ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne, Emperor Akihito on Tuesday became Japan’s first monarch in more than two centuries to abdicate, passing the symbolic but influential role to his eldest son in a brief, unadorned ceremony at the Imperial Palace.
The US military has stopped tracking the amount of territory controlled or influenced by the Afghan government and militants, a US watchdog said on Tuesday, one of the last remaining public metrics that tracked the worsening security situation in the war-torn country.
The Taliban say a fresh round of talks with US peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad is to begin in Qatar, where the religious movement maintains a political office.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan called for a ceasefire in Libya and renewal of a political process under the aegis of the United Nations during a phone call on Tuesday, the Kremlin said in a statement.
Saudi Arabia will not rush to boost oil supply to make up for a loss of Iranian supplies due to US sanctions, Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said on Tuesday.