Ellen Pompeo to develop satirical show

`Grey`s Anatomy` actress Ellen Pompeo is set to develop a new ABC Family series based on the novel Debt.

Ukraine must pay $1.6 bn for June gas: Gazprom

Russian gas giant Gazprom said on Tuesday that Ukraine had until June 2 to pay $1.6 billion (1.2 billion euros) for natural gas or Moscow will turn off its energy supplies.

Billions of outstanding debts, Russia asks Ukraine to pre-pay for fuel

Russia ordered crisis-hit Ukraine on Thursday to pay upfront for all its future natural gas deliveries because of billions of dollars in outstanding debts.

Too many awards affect credibility, says Abhay

Actor-producer Abhay Deol, who graced the Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards here, says it`s good to celebrate cinema but when there are excessive number of awards, one tends to lose credibility.

Mick Jagger shelled out millions to bail girlfriend L`Wren Scott`s out of debt

Mick Jagger spent millions trying to bail girlfriend L`Wren Scott out of debts before she committed suicide.

In landmark for EU, Ireland leaves its bailout behind

Three years after going cap in hand to international lenders, Ireland has officially ended its bailout, providing a landmark for the euro zone`s efforts to resolve its debt crisis.

US debt increases to $17 trillion

The public debt of United States has increased to a whopping USD 17 trillion after the Congress increase the debt ceiling this week.

US shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears

The shutdown of the U.S. government appeared likely to drag on for another week and possibly longer as lawmakers consumed day three of the shutdown with a stalling game.

High levels of debt hazardous for health

If young people from the US are under high debt, their blood pressure could increase and their health could suffer, a new study has claimed.

CAG pulls up J&K Govt for debt pile growing to Rs 36,267 crore

Pulling up the Jammu and Kashmir government for its debt situation, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said the state`s fiscal liabilities have gone up by 16 per cent to Rs 36,267 crore as on March end, 2012.

USD 13 billion rescue package for Cyprus

The euro zone finance ministers on Saturday reached a deal on a 10 billion-euro (13 billion dollars) financial rescue package for debt-stricken Cyprus to avert a bankruptcy.

Was Whitney Houston murdered?

A private investigator is claiming that Pop diva Whitney Houston was murdered by drug dealers over unpaid debt.

WB`s debt burden at Rs 2,08,382 cr till Mar`12

West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra said the state government has a debt burden of Rs 2,08,382.58 crore as on March 31, 2012.

Debt drives three more Vidarbha farmers to suicide

Driven to desperation in the face of rising poverty and falling cotton prices, three more debt-ridden farmers in Maharashtra`s Vidarbha region have ended their lives.

Steven Seagal sued for second time for non-payment of debt

Steven Seagal has landed himself in a lawsuit for the second time, after he failed to pay a 500,000-dollar debt to his mobbed-up former business partner.

Troubled Spain amends constitution to limit debt

Spain is struggling to recover from nearly two years of recession prompted largely by the collapse of a real estate
bubble.

Three debt-ridden farmers end life in MP

Three debt-ridden farmers
committed suicide in the last 24 hours in neighbouring Buldana
district of Maharashtra, police said on Monday.

Chinese media attack US over debt battle

Chinese media warned that
lawmakers could depress the value of the dollar.

Debt boosts self-esteem in young adults

The effect was strongest among those in the lowest economic class.

Martin doesn`t owe $2.8mn in taxes

Martin Scorsese says he owes no money to the US International Revenue Service (IRS).