Daily Archives: November 5, 2018

Sri Lanka crisis scares tourists in fresh hit to economy

PC’s ‘the morning after’ picture with Sophie

Priyanka Chopra is all set to tie the knot with Nick Jonas soon and the star is currently in Amsterdam for her bachelorette trip. Photos of Priyanka and her girl gang are doing rounds on the internet which shows that the bride-to-be is making every moment memorable. Priyanka recently took her Instagram profile to share a photo with her sister-in-law Sophie Turner.

Why RBI is not comfortable with a more active board

Traditionally, the RBI board had a strong presence of eminent industrialists like Ratan Tata, N R Narayana Murthy and Azim Premji. It has also included chiefs of highly indebted groups like K P Singh of DLF and G M Rao of the GMR Group.

Amid face-off, government reiterates it won’t ask RBI governor to quit

Government said differences with the RBI had been there before and governor Urjit Patel would not be pushed out. Earlier, there were rumours that he was contemplating resignation after the government sought formal consultations with the central bank under Section 7 of the RBI Act.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Tuesday (November 6) that comprise the second T20I between India and West Indies and China Open badminton in which PV Sindhu will be in action.

ISL: Bengaluru maintain perfect away record, beat Kerala Blasters 2-1

Bengaluru FC kept their all-win record against Kerala Blasters FC intact in the Indian Super League football with a 2-1 win on Monday.

Iran urges UN to hold US to account over sanctions

Iran on Monday urged the United Nations to hold the United States accountable for re-imposing sanctions on Tehran, branding the measures illegal and in violation of a Security Council resolution.

US warns of severe penalties for firms continuing sanctionable commerce with Iran

The US on Monday warned companies globally that they would be subject to severe penalties if they continued to have sanctionable commercial transactions with Iran, as it tightened the nooses around the Iranian regime with a set of toughest ever American sanctions.

Tectonic Tuesday: US fault lines to the fore in midterm polls

Nadal pulls out of ATP Finals, Djokovic to end year atop rankings

Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week’s ATP Tour Finals in London due to injury, so Novak Djokovic will end the year as world number one having returned to the top of the rankings on Monday.