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Indian rupee, financial assets in a Goldilocks zone

Indian rupee, financial assets in a Goldilocks zone

Bank of Japan, unexpectedly decided to take baby steps in monetary policy easing.

Bikram Singh Majithia dares Arvind Kejriwal to daily hearing on defamation case
Bikram Singh Majithia dares Arvind Kejriwal to daily hearing on defamation case

Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia today challenged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to show the "moral and political courage" to agree to a day-to-day hearing in the defamation suit filed against him in an Amritsar court.

'Number of fatalities' in Texas balloon crash; toll unclear
'Number of fatalities' in Texas balloon crash; toll unclear

A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas on Saturday, causing what authorities described as a ''significant loss of life.''

AUTOMOBILES

Mercedes rejects claims about 'misleading' self-driving car ads
Mercedes rejects claims about 'misleading' self-driving car ads

Mercedes-Benz has defended an advertising campaign for its new E-Class against allegations that consumers were being misled about the car's self-driving capabilities, the latest backlash by consumer groups in the wake of a fatal Tesla accident.

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HEALTH

Zapping the brain during sleep may strengthen memory
Zapping the brain during sleep may strengthen memory

In a first, scientists including one of Indian origin, have discovered that stimulating the brain during sleep may strengthen memory, a finding that may lead to a non-invasive method to help people with conditions such as autism and Alzheimer's disease.

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SCIENCE

Juno set to reach farthest point in its Jupiter orbit
Juno set to reach farthest point in its Jupiter orbit

Five years after departing from Earth, NASA's Juno spacecraft is all set to reach the farthest point in its orbit of Jupiter on Sunday to "get the science" of the giant planet with a mass two-and-a-half times that of all the other planets in our solar system combined.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 31 Jul )This Week ( 24 Jul - 06 Aug )

SAGITTARIUS After a lot of near misses or false starts, you may finally be about to achieve a cherished goal. The first requirement, though, is to sort out the continuing complications dogging your financial affairs. In matters of… read more