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Exorbitant taxis and over-enthusiastic policemen, who are trigger-happy penalising outstation vehicles, need to be reined in to salvage Goa's image as a friendly and feasible tourist destination, a tourism body official said. Speaking to IANS on the sidelines of an event in Panaji on Friday, Savio ...

US stocks closed lower as the United States government shutdown dragged on and key economic data came out weak. The Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased 5.97 points, or 0.02 percent, to 23,995.95 on Friday. The S&P 500 fell 0.38 points, or 0.01 percent, to ...

The populist government is planning a series of new laws to kick-start Italy's ailing economy, premier Giuseppe Conte said. "The government is planning to introduce numerous new laws to change the country and re-launch the Italian economy," Conte said on Friday....

Global software major Infosys on Friday reported Rs 3,610 crore consolidated net profit for the third quarter of fiscal 2018-19, posting nearly 30 per cent annual decline from Rs 5,129 crore in the same period a year ago. In a regulatory filing on the BSE, the city-based IT behemoth said consolidated ...

Ousted Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who has been under arrest for alleged financial misconduct, was on Friday hit with new charges and was accused of misreporting his compensation through 2018 and abusing his position for personal gain. ...

The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, strengthened 251.00 basis points to 6.7909 against the US dollar Friday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trade System. In China's spot foreign exchange market, the yuan is allowed to rise or fall by 2 ...

Iran-based cyber criminals are likely behind a sophisticated "unprecedented" hacking campaign targeting entities across the Middle East and North Africa, Europe and North America, according to US cybersecurity firm FireEye. The researchers at FireEye have identified a wave of DNS (Domain Name System) ...

Caution ahead of the key micro-economic data and selling in the financials sector dragged the major indices in the red during the pre-afternoon trade session on Friday. Key macro-economic figures like forex reserves, Index of Industrial Production and manufacturing output are set to be released on Friday....

Sensex and Nifty traded lower during the afternoon session of the trade on Thursday over a sharp rise in crude oil prices and decline in financial stocks. Brent crude futures on Thursday surpassed the $60-a-barrel mark. Also, investors awaited Q3 corporate results, set to start on Thursday, and ...