News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox


India bonds gain sharply on surprise cut in government borrowing

The 10-year bond yield dropped to as much as 7.3565 percent from 7.62 percent, its lowest since Jan. 29, andmarking its biggest intraday fall since December 9, 2013.

Mar 27, 2018, 10:31 AM IST

Spectre editor finds Harry Styles perfect as James Bond

Singer Harry Styles could be perfect for playing James Bond if the makers are looking for someone "younger", feels Lee Smith, editor of "Spectre" -- the 24th instalment in the popular movie franchise.

Jan 22, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

James Norton says he is not in race for Bond role

The Happy Valley actor, who is being considered as one of the top contenders for the iconic role, said he feels humbled to be considered alongside Tom Hardy and Michael Fassbender, reported Metro.

Dec 31, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

Daniel Craig confirms he's returning as James Bond

British star Daniel Craig has finally announced that he will return as James Bond in the upcoming 25th instalment of the film franchise. However, this might be his last outing as the popular spy.

Aug 16, 2017, 12:36 PM IST

Do you know which chemical in brain helps in bonding? - Read story

A researcher studied 19 mother-infant pairs and found that the results had important implications for therapies addressing disorders of the dopamine system.

Feb 19, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

Govt bonds decline on selling pressure, call rates decline

Government bonds (G-Secs) declined on selling pressure from banks and corporates and the Interbank call rates also turned lower due to lack of demand from borrowing banks amidst ample liquidity situation in the banking system.

Nov 03, 2016, 19:30 PM IST

Forex reserve at record high of $367.169 billion

The country's foreign exchange reserves increased by a healthy USD 1.346 billion to touch a record high of USD 367.169 billion in the week to August 19 mainly due to a rise in foreign currency assets (FCAs).

Aug 26, 2016, 19:28 PM IST

Adorable! This rescued dog will do a happy dance every time he gets a treat - Watch

This adorable dog has been named Bond by the staff at Roswell Animal Hospital, Georgia.

Mar 21, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

Govt bonds over-subscribed; FPIs bid worth Rs 7,093 crore

Signalling robust demand for the government bonds, an auction of debt securities Monday attracted bids of staggering Rs 7,093 crore from foreign investors, more than double than securities put on offer.

Jan 25, 2016, 20:35 PM IST

Nirbhaya case: MHA mulls bond for juvenile offender

Union Home Ministry is contemplating to ask the juvenile convict in Delhi gang-rape case to sign a legal bond affirming good behaviour after his release.

Dec 10, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Bond set for Chicago police officer charged with killing black teen

A judge on Monday set a $1.5 million bond for a white Chicago police officer charged with murder after a dashboard camera video showed him shooting a black teenager 16 times.

Dec 01, 2015, 01:31 AM IST

Daniel Craig is very intense as Bond: Lea Seydoux

Having grown up watching Daniel Craig as James Bond on screen, it was dream come true for Lea Seydoux to star opposite the "intense" actor in "Spectre", the latest film in the 007 franchise.

Nov 09, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Hugh Jackman would "seriously consider" playing Bond if asked

 "Wolverine" star Hugh Jackman has said that he would "seriously consider" the idea of playing James Bond if asked.

Sep 07, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

Daniel Craig does not want Bond to be 'sexist' anymore

Daniel Craig may have been playing James Bond since 2005, but the actor does not want to be as sexist and misogynistic as the character.

Sep 01, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

Govt bonds over-subscribed; FIIs put in bids worth Rs 987-crore

Government bonds Monday attracted bids of Rs 987 crore from foreign investors against Rs 561 crore worth of securities put on offer.

Aug 31, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Here's why 'Bond' may have bit MNS chief Raj Thackeray's wife

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray's wife was bit by their pet dog Bond on and had to undergo surgery.

Aug 20, 2015, 18:16 PM IST

Raj Thackeray's wife undergoes plastic surgery after pet dog bites her

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray's wife Sharmila was attacked by her pet dog Bond after she accidentally stepped on him.

Aug 20, 2015, 12:34 PM IST

Pet dog 'Bond' bites Raj Thackeray's wife Sharmila

It would surely have been a nightmarish experience for Raj Thackeray family after their pet dog attacked the lady of the house Sharmila.

Aug 19, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

Raj Thackeray's wife stable after dog bite

The condition of Sharmila, wife of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, was reported to be stable on Wednesday after she was seriously hurt following a dog bite, party sources said here.

Aug 19, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Bourses to launch new 6-yr, 13-yr govt bond futures Friday

Leading stock exchanges BSE and NSE will introduce Friday new interest rate futures (IRFs) contract with the newly launched 6-year and 13-year government bonds.

Jul 30, 2015, 16:01 PM IST