Daily Archives: January 12, 2020
iran’s only female Olympic medallist has said on social media she had left her homeland because she had had enough of being used by its authorities as a propaganda tool. Taekwondo champion Kimia Alizadeh, who won a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics, implied in an Instagram post that she had moved to Europe.
Morgan Stanley is set to buy a 20% stake in the affordable housing finance unit of Centrum Group, said people familiar with the transaction. Private equity Jacob Ballas too was in the race, but Morgan has emerged as the frontrunner for the stake purchase in Centrum Housing Finance, they said.
Troubled billionaire Anil Ambani-led Reliance Home Finance (RHF) and Reliance Commercial Finance (RCF) on Sunday said forensic auditor Grant Thornton has given the two companies a clean chit relating to various allegations.
Nearly a fourth of borrowers who defaulted to banks carried an investment grade credit rating up to a quarter before they defaulted, according to a report published in the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) latest bulletin.
Vice-captain Rohit Sharma on Sunday returned to India’s 16-member T20I squad for the tour of New Zealand as the selectors dropped Kerala batsman Sanju Samson. The five-man selection panel also brought back pacer Mohammed Shami was rested for the T20I series against Sri Lanka.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that senators will “pay a price” if they block new witnesses from testifying in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. She said Americans expect a fair trial.