Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday lambasted former Finance Minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram by saying that he should answer on Sterlite protest incident. Swamy said that Chidambaram was a paid director in the company for many years and he should speak up on
Patriarch of the Syrian Orthodox Church, Ignatius Aphrem II met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday. Church synod of Malankara Orthodox Church invited the Patriarch to expedite the efforts to sort out differences between the two factions. The motive of his visit is to resolve the differences
A container truck rammed into a no entry barricade, in the wee hours on Wednesday in Mumbai. The incident occurred when the container was on its way from Sion to Dadar. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Traffic City) Ashok Dudhe said, "We have removed the container from the road. Driver and cleaner
Gujarati folk singer Geeta Rabari and her troupe were showered with money during a bhajan event in Navsari. On a related note, a similar incident occurred on May 19 when as much as 50 lakh rupees were showered on a folk singer in Gujarat's Valsad.
The coffin carrying the body of slain Pakistani teenager, Sabika Sheikh, arrived back in Karachi. The 17-year-old student was killed while on exchange at Santa Fe High School, along with nine other people during a deadly mass shooting. No reporter narration.
May.23 -- Tujia.com CFO Warren Wang discusses the company's online lodging business. He speaks with Stephen Engle from Goldman Sachs Technet 2018 on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."
May.23 -- Atomic CEO and founder Niklas Zennstrom discusses his planned visit to see French President Emmanuel Macron, and talks about the backlash against big tech. He speaks with Caroline Hyde from Bloomberg's Sooner Than You Think in Paris on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
North Korea has accepted a list of South Korean reporters to visit their nuclear testing site after a days-long tug of war with Seoul. Grace Lee reports.
May.23 -- European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis discusses Italy's proposed leadership change and the country's policies. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
A day after over 11 people died during protests against Sterlite Industries, Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko on Wednesday visited the hospital and met people who were injured during a protest. He interacted with injured people and listened to their grievances. Section 144 has
May.23 -- Bloomberg's Russell ward reports on a possible merger between Barclays PLC and Standard Chartered Bank. Ward speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
May.23 -- Identity and Citizenship Authority Director General Mansoor Al Dhahiri discusses foreign firm ownership in the U.A.E. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
May.23 -- Ffa Private Bank Capital Markets Director Marie Salem discusses Saudi Arabian reforms and the U.A.E real estate and banking sector. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
A large-scale road construction work is underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. The project is run under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) for road connectivity in far flung areas. More than 70 villages are covered under PMGSY roads connectivity in hilly areas.
Ceasefire violation by Pakistan continues for third day in Jammu and Kashmir's RS Pura. Several people have died during ceasefire in past few days. On Monday, residents of the Arnia sector of RS Pura in Jammu were forced to migrate to safer places after ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC).
May.23 -- Pinebridge Investments Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager Fixed Income Omar Slim discusses whether geopolitical or trade tensions will have the greater impact on the markets, and talks about Treasuries. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
Security has been tightened in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi after eleven people were killed on May 22 during protests against Sterlite industries. Section 144 has been imposed in the city. The month-long protest of the locals, demanding the closure of the Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi over pollution
May.23 -- Mobius Capital Partners Partner and co-founder Mark Mobius discusses Chinese company IPOs and talks about emerging markets and his investment thoughts. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."
A 21-year-old man had narrow escape while trying to interchange the platform by crossing the metro track in New Delhi's Shastri Nagar metro station. The man, identified as Mayur Patel, was later fined by authorities. During questioning, he claimed that he did not know how to get to the other platform
A massive rally was carried out by Sindhi students of Islamabad in support of Sindhi political activist victims of enforced disappearances. They rallied across the streets of the capital city and raised pro-freedom slogans and condemned state-sponsored terrorism. The rally will culminate in the three-day
Celebrations have begun outside Karnataka chief minister designate HD Kumaraswamy's residence in Bengaluru. Kumaraswamy will take oath as Chief Minister of the state today. He had earlier said that he will prove the majority in just 24 hours after taking the oath. Kumaraswamy was invited by Karnataka
May.22 -- Mobius Capital Partners Partner and co-founder Mark Mobius discusses the impact of geopolitics and North Korea on markets, and talks about corporate governance. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."