United Nations, March 29 (IANS) The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution that calls upon countries to prevent and counter the financing of terrorism, especially in its new forms.
Caracas, March 29 (IANS) Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido will be barred from holding public office for 15 years following an investigation that showed irregularities in his financial records, Venezuela’s Comptroller General Elvis Amoroso said.
United Nations, March 28 (IANS) After several attempts to impose sanctions on Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar were blocked by China, the US has initiated a new effort for UN action against the terrorist leader that would force Beijing to take a public stand in the Security Council.
London, March 28 (IANS) Brunei will punish homosexual sex and adultery with death by stoning under a new law, which comes into effect next week.
Kabul, March 28 (IANS) As many as 23 fighters from the Taliban and the Islamic State (IS) were killed and over a dozen injured in Chapa Dara district of Afghanistan in the past couple of days, the Army said on Thursday.
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) in the Sterling Biotech case for the second time has questioned the motive of lenders, led by Andhra Bank to withdraw their bankruptcy application and to choose a one-time settlement with the absconding promoters of Sterling Biotech.
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Software major Tech Mahindra on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) to train, support academic research and create solutions leveraging next-generation technologies.
Bengaluru, March 28 (IANS) Global software major Infosys on Thursday said its consulting arm would buy 75 per cent equity stake in Starter N.V., a subsidiary of the Dutch-based ABN AMRO Bank for Rs 999 crore ($144 million) for strategic partnership in The Netherlands.
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Despite negative trends in global markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher ahead of the futures and options (F&O) contracts’ expiry.