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US dollar declines after Fed statement

In the statement released on Wednesday after Fed's two-day policy meeting, the US central bank decided to keep its federal funds rate unchanged amid recent weak economic data and tepid inflation, Xinhua news agency reported.

Dollar edges down, kiwi firm despite rate cut expectations

The dollar was down 0.2 percent at 102.33 yen , well above last week`s low of 100.68 yen, while the euro was steady at $1.1085.

Accenture CEO diagnosed with colon cancer, recovering from surgery

Other CEOs diagnosed in the past with cancer include healthcare IT company Cerner Corp`s Neal Patterson, JPMorgan Chase & Co`s Jamie Dimon and Goldman Sachs Group Inc`s Lloyd Blankfein.

Theresa May leads three-horse PM race as Brexit hits pound and property

May won 165 votes in a first ballot of Conservative members of parliament and Leadsom, a junior energy minister, won 66, increasingly the likelihood that Britain will get only its second woman prime minister after Margaret Thatcher.

Dhaka terror attack: Japan's Uniqlo suspends most Bangladesh travel; others reviewing operations

One of the world`s poorest countries, Bangladesh relies on garments for around 80 percent of its exports and for about 4 million jobs, and ranks behind only China as a supplier of clothes to developed markets like Europe and the United States.

US hiring stalls in May; Fed rate hike in question

The Labor Department said Friday that the US economy generated a paltry 38,000 net new positions in May.

Dollar tumbles on dismal US jobs report

The dollar lost 2.0 percent to $1.1364 per euro, and fell 2.1 percent to 106.63 yen.

US stocks end mixed amid downbeat data

The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged up 9.38 points, or 0.05 percent, to 17,720.50.

US dollar snaps six-day winning streak

The greenback was also supported by recent upbeat remarks from several Federal Reserve officials about the US economy.

Railways increases Tatkal ticket charges, new rates from December 25

 Railways has increased Tatkal ticket charges.

India disappointed over non-reaffirmation of Doha round

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman registered a strong "disappointment" over the non-reaffirmation of Doha Development Agenda.

Indian-American Swati Dandekar nominated Asian Development Bank's Executive Director by Barack Obama

Indian-American politician from Iowa Swati Dandekar has been nominated as Executive Director to Asian Development Bank with ambassadorial rank by US president Barack Obama.

India for implementation of Bali package, says Arvind Panagaria

Arvind Panagaria said India made all efforts to ensure that the Bali package.

Nepal planning to airlift fuel following India's unofficial blockage

Nepal is planning to airlift fuel from other countries following a halt in supply of petroleum products by southern neighbor India some two weeks ago.