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Rupee at 3-week closing low of 60.37 against dollar

Rupee at 3-week closing low of 60.37 against dollar

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 18:18

The rupee Wednesday lost 14 paise to register its three-week closing low of 60.37 against the dollar amid capital outflows and continuing demand for the US currency from oil refiners.

FBI video warns US students abroad to beware of becoming spies

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 17:21

The FBI has come out with a new video warning American college students studying abroad to be on the lookout for foreign spy recruiters.

Sir Paul McCartney to include fans` pics in `Save Us` video

Sir Paul McCartney to include fans` pics in `Save Us` video

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 17:14

Sir Paul McCartney has urged his fans to submit photos of themselves for his new promotional clip for ` Save Us`.

New Zealander, Australian killed in Yemen drone strike

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 13:09

A New Zealander with terrorism links was killed in a US drone strike in Yemen last year, Prime Minister John Key said Wednesday, with Canberra confirming that an Australian was also killed in the attack.

Tokyo`s Nikkei stock index closes 3.01% higher

Tokyo`s Nikkei stock index closes 3.01% higher

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 12:32

Bargain-hunting helped drive Tokyo`s strong gains, while shares of market heavyweight SoftBank soared 8.50 percent to 7,604 yen.

Gold price hovers below Rs 28,500 level in futures trade

Gold price hovers below Rs 28,500 level in futures trade

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 11:14

Gold futures fell by 0.33 percent to Rs 28,480 per 10 grams Wednesday as participants indulged in reducing exposures, largely in tandem with a global trend.

Over one-third of temporary workers in US from India: Report

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 10:39

More than one-third of the temporary workers in the US in 2012 were from India, which also accounted for the largest number of non-immigrants residing in the US that year, according to an official report.

Rupee down 5 paise at  60.28 against dollar

Rupee down 5 paise at 60.28 against dollar

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 10:21

The rupee lost five paise to 60.28 against the US dollar in early trade Wednesday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market due to appreciation of the American currency against other Asian currencies overseas.

US, China agree on denuclearized North Korea

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 08:31

The US and China have agreed on the fundamental importance of a denuclearized North Korea, a senior US official said following a meeting between the two sides.

Obama holds meeting with religious leaders on Immigration

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 07:40

US President Barack Obama today convened a meeting of religious leaders to hold discussion on the immigration reform as he looked to ratchet up pressure on House Republicans to take the bill this year.

Murder charges filed in shootings at Kansas Jewish sites

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 06:04

Frazier Glenn Cross, 73, also known as F. Glenn Miller, was charged with one count of capital murder for the deaths of a 69-year-old physician and his teenaged grandson outside the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City.

US Treasury warns China over recent yuan fall

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 05:13

The US Treasury said Tuesday that China cannot be ruled a manipulator of its currency despite the yuan`s sharp slide since January.