Australian tennis great Rod Laver joined the legendary Don Bradman and Herb Elliott today when he became only the third sportsman to be named a Companion of the Order of Australia, the country's highest honour.
China's central bank said today it was injecting 440 billion yuan (USD 67 billion) into the money market, seeking to ease tight liquidity ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday when demand for funds surges.
Iran's return to the international fold has accelerated as President Hassan Rouhani sealed multi-billion dollar deals with Italian companies keen to capitalise on the lifting of sanctions on the Islamic Republic.
Earthquake in Alaska: A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck southern Alaska early today, US seismologists said. The US Geological Survey, updating its earlier location for the quake, said it struck at 1030 GMT (1600 IST) and was
The world must act quickly to avert a future in which autonomous robots with artificial intelligence roam the battlefields killing humans, scientists and arms experts warned at an elite gathering in the Swiss Alps.
European champions Barcelona joined Real Madrid and Manchester United in earning over 500 million euros ($545.5 million) last season, financial consultants Deloitte revealed in their latest Football Money League published tod