Yahoo News India

Top Stories

  • Putin to meet Rouhani at SCO summit IANS - 13 minutes ago

    Moscow, July 3 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to meet with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani at the forthcoming summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), a Kremlin spokesman said. "Actually, we are preparing … More »

  • Wall St falls on simmering Greece worries, tepid data
    Wall St falls on simmering Greece worries, tepid data Reuters - 16 minutes ago

    U.S. stocks extended losses on Thursday after the International Monetary Fund warned Greece may need a large debt write-off, and muted U.S. jobs data dampened the economic outlook. IMF's warning comes as Greece readies for a Sunday referendum on an … More »

  • BP reaches $18.7 billion settlement over deadly 2010 spill
    BP reaches $18.7 billion settlement over deadly 2010 spill Reuters - 18 minutes ago

    By Terry Wade and Kristen Hays HOUSTON (Reuters) - BP Plc will pay up to $18.7 billion in penalties to the U.S. government and five states to resolve nearly all claims from its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago in the largest … More »

  • US job creation solid in June, but data shows weaknesses AFP - 18 minutes ago

    In a decidedly mixed report on the jobs market, the department said the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent, the lowest level since April 2008. Data from the volatile household survey showed the labor force shrank by 432,000 people in the month, … More »

  • Iran nuclear deal in sight: top Russian negotiator AFP - 21 minutes ago

    World powers and Tehran are close to a deal on curbing Iran's nuclear ambitions and the marathon negotiations look set to be successfully concluded "in the coming days," Russia's top negotiator said Thursday. Russia's deputy foreign minister also … More »