Indian Rupee down 9 paise vs US dollar in early trade

Indian rupee lost 9 paise to 66.41 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to appreciation in the US currency overseas.


Tesco settles US lawsuit over profit overstatement

Tesco will pay $12m (£8m) to settle legal action by US shareholders which claimed that accounting irregularities inflated the supermarket's share price.


Pakistan to summon Bangladesh’s envoy

Pakistan has decided to summon Bangladesh’s envoy to lodge a protest and convey Islamabad’s concerns over the recent executions of two opposition members, a ruling party lawmaker told lawmakers in the National Assembly on Wednesday.


This 3-yr-old knows every element on the periodic table

In addition to knowing all the elements on the Periodic Table, Brielle can also explain their individual characteristics, which she did as Ellen held up flash cards indicating various symbols.

Science &Tech

Does social media fuel gender violence?

UN issues ‘wake-up call’ about cyber violence against women as internet can be just as damaging as physical abuse, especially as technology can now reach remote corners of the world


Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra launch Viaan Mobiles

Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her businessman husband Raj Kundra on Wednesday launched Viaan Mobiles, named for their three-year-old son.

Food Recipes

Shrimp fried rice, a delicious dish

Classic shrimp fried rice with fresh shrimp, rice, green onions, peas, carrots, and sesame oil. The secret? Use day old cooked rice.