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ECB holds key interest rates at record lows as calls grow for stimulus exit

ECB holds key interest rates at record lows as calls grow for stimulus exit

The European Central Bank left key interest rates and its mass bond-buying programme unchanged Thursday, at its first meeting of a year when the Frankfurt institution could become a political punching bag.

West Indies reject proposal to tour Pakistan for T20I series citing security concerns

West Indies reject proposal to tour Pakistan for T20I series citing security concerns

Pakistan have not hosted any international cricket tournaments since the terror attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009.

BCCI clears ECB concerns on board's ability to host series after removal of top bosses

BCCI clears ECB concerns on board's ability to host series after removal of top bosses

On January 2, the apex court had removed Shirke and BCCI president Anurag Thakur from their respective posts.

India vs England: Joe Root likely to miss start of ODI series

India vs England: Joe Root likely to miss start of ODI series

England are scheduled to return to India on Thursday for the second leg of the tour.

India vs England: Security plans found on public computer, ECB to intimate BCCI

India vs England: Security plans found on public computer, ECB to intimate BCCI

England team will be coming back after their Christmas and New Year break to play in the six limited overs matches starting January 15.

Sensex zooms over 450 points, Nifty reclaims 8,200-mark

Sensex zooms over 450 points, Nifty reclaims 8,200-mark

The benchmark Sensex surged over 450 points in mid-session trade Thursday taking a lead from overseas, with the Dow surging to a record for the third straight session.

 

GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD - Investors may look to ECB for comfort after high-risk votes

GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD - Investors may look to ECB for comfort after high-risk votes

With Italy`s constitutional referendum and Austria`s presidential vote on Sunday both potentially underlining growing anti-establishmentism, the European Central Bank is preparing to set to try to bring some calm to the mix. 

England agree to pink ball test in Ashes tour

England agree to pink ball test in Ashes tour

The itinerary for the Ashes tour, which is scheduled for late next year, was still being finalised but the ECB had agreed in principle to one of the five tests being under lights, the Sydney Morning Herald said.  

Eurozone inflation at highest level since April 2014

Eurozone inflation at highest level since April 2014

Eurozone inflation rose to a two-and-a-half-year high in November as Europe inched away from very low consumer prices that have threatened an already fragile economic recovery.

ECB seeks to lend out more bonds to avert market freeze: Sources

ECB seeks to lend out more bonds to avert market freeze: Sources

The European Central Bank is looking for ways to lend out more of its huge pile of government debt to avert a freeze in the 5.5 trillion euro short-term funding market that underpins the financial system, central bank sources told Reuters.

PCB finally show Danish Kaneria some sympathy, offer help in finding well-paying job

PCB finally show Danish Kaneria some sympathy, offer help in finding well-paying job

Kaneria is not allowed to take part in any cricket activity in Pakistan.

Donald Trump win 'not a good day for world economy': ECB

Donald Trump win 'not a good day for world economy': ECB

Donald Trump`s shock election win in the United States "is not a good day for the world economy" and could force the European Central Bank "to intervene", governing council member Ewald Nowotny said Wednesday.

India vs England: James Anderson's comeback is good news, says England skipper Alastair Cook

India vs England: James Anderson's comeback is good news, says England skipper Alastair Cook

He grabbed 12 wickets in four Tests in England's previous tour when they bounced back after losing the opening Test and defeated India 2-1.

James Anderson to join England squad for Test series against India after encouraging progress in recovery

James Anderson to join England squad for Test series against India after encouraging progress in recovery

In a statement released on Saturday, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said Anderson could play a significant part in the upcoming series after encouraging progress in his recovery.

No threat to India-England series: ECB spokesperson

No threat to India-England series: ECB spokesperson

The upcoming Test series between India and England, starting next week, is very much on and there was no threat to the contest due to any financial constraints of the BCCI, an ECB spokesman assured on Friday.

England spinners treated as third class citizens; stand no chance against India, says Graeme Swann

England spinners treated as third class citizens; stand no chance against India, says Graeme Swann

India play England in a 5-match series with the first Test starting on November 9 in Rajkot.

Stubborn BCCI put India-England series in danger; ECB asked to bear their own expenses

Stubborn BCCI put India-England series in danger; ECB asked to bear their own expenses

Ajay Shirke has written a letter to the ECB asking them to bear their own expenses.

ECB should tail off bond purchases: German experts

ECB should tail off bond purchases: German experts

The European Central Bank`s easy-money policy has let eurozone governments delay key reforms, a German expert panel said Wednesday, urging the Frankfurt institution to ease off the massive stimulus spending.

Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq hired as spin consultant for England's India tour

Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq hired as spin consultant for England's India tour

Saqlain will reach India on November 1 and remain with the English team for 15 days.

Portugal keeps much-needed access to EU financial help

Portugal kept its much-needed access to EU financial help Friday after a European Central Bank-approved credit agency maintained its rating of Portuguese debt at investment grade level.