Yahoo News India

Top Stories

  • NASA captures close-up of dwarf planet Ceres IANS - 5 minutes ago

    Washington, May 29 (IANS) An image of Ceres, clicked by NASA's Dawn spacecraft on May 23, shows the finer details of the dwarf planet. Ceres is the largest object in the main belt of asteroids between Mars and Jupiter. The spacecraft clicked the … More »

  • 6.8 magnitude quake strikes offshore Alaska - USGS Reuters - 5 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck off the southwest coast of Alaska late on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The USGS said the quake's epicenter was 104 km (64 miles) south-southeast of Ugashik and 61.7 km deep. … More »

  • Cameron meets Polish PM on EU reform tour AFP - 6 minutes ago

    British Prime Minister David Cameron met Poland's premier in Warsaw Friday on a whistlestop European tour to gather backing for EU reforms but faced implacable Polish opposition to proposals to limit benefits for immigrants. Cameron was due to go … More »

  • Reading Beijing's mind leaves investors living on their nerves
    Reading Beijing's mind leaves investors living on their nerves Reuters - 9 minutes ago

    By Lu Jianxin and Pete Sweeney SHANGHAI (Reuters) - When news spread on Thursday that brokers tightened margin trading requirements and that Chinese government's investment fund, Central Huijin, decreased holdings in two state-owned banks, the … More »

  • Car bombs at Baghdad hotels kill at least nine: officials AFP - 9 minutes ago

    The toll from car bombs that ripped through the car parks of two upscale Baghdad hotels has risen to at least nine killed and dozens wounded, officials said on Friday. Militants were able to bring the bombs, which exploded just before midnight … More »