• U.S. Supreme Court leans toward upholding Trump's travel ban
    on April 25, 2018 at 3:28 pm

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Conservative U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday signaled they are likely to uphold President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from several Muslim-majority countries, one of the most contentious policies of his presidency. […]

  • Where's the money, RBI? Data shows India's old habits die hard
    on April 25, 2018 at 3:02 pm

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Having speeded up printing presses to refill banks' empty ATMs in some parts of the country, the Reserve Bank of India released data on Wednesday showing that people were still hoarding cash as withdrawals outpaced spending. […]

  • U.S. not seeking to reopen Iran nuclear deal, envoy says
    on April 25, 2018 at 2:01 pm

    GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States is not seeking to reopen or renegotiate the JCPOA Iran nuclear deal but hopes to stay in it to fix its flaws with a supplementary agreement, U.S. non-proliferation envoy Christopher Ford said on Wednesday. […]

  • Cricket: India confident tax issues won't cost ICC events
    on April 25, 2018 at 1:50 pm

    KOLKATA, India (Reuters) - The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Wednesday ruled out losing the 2021 Champions Trophy and the 2023 World Cup over tax issues, saying they remain confident of getting government exemptions for both the events. […]

  • Bharti Infratel, Indus merging to form $14.6 billion telecom tower giant
    on April 25, 2018 at 1:01 pm

    BENGALURU/MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's Bharti Infratel Ltd has agreed to merge with Indus Towers, in a deal that creates the world's No. 2 telecom tower company with an estimated equity value of $14.6 billion. […]

  • Exclusive: U.S. team in refugee camps investigating atrocities against Rohingya
    on April 25, 2018 at 12:33 pm

    WASHINGTON/COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The U.S. government is conducting an intensive examination of alleged atrocities against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, documenting accusations of murder, rape, beatings and other possible offenses in an investigation that could be used to prosecute Myanmar's military for crimes against humanity, U.S. officials told Reuters. […]

  • Self-styled 'godman' Asaram jailed for life for teen rape
    on April 25, 2018 at 11:37 am

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A court in Rajasthan jailed self-styled religious preacher Asaram Bapu for life on Wednesday for raping a teenage girl, the latest sexual abuse case against a so-called "godman". […]

  • China to punish those who 'glorify wars of invasion'
    on April 25, 2018 at 11:18 am

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China is reviewing a draft law to protect the reputation and honour of "heroes and martyrs" and punish those who "glorify wars of invasion", state media said on Wednesday, amid public anger at people dressing up in Japanese army uniforms. […]

  • Wipro's fourth-quarter profit misses estimates on lower revenue
    on April 25, 2018 at 11:16 am

    (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd, India's third-biggest software services exporter by revenue, on Wednesday posted lower-than-expected fourth-quarter net profit, hurt by lower revenue from operations. […]

  • Russia says expects to sign deal with India on S-400 missiles sale: Ifax
    on April 25, 2018 at 7:18 am

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Wednesday that it expected to sign a deal with India this year on the sale of S-400 surface-to-air missiles, the Interfax news agency reported. […]