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Stimulus swells as China eases, India spends

Manufacturing surveys underline challenges facing China, India

China HSBC PMI at 7-month high in Feb but deflation risk persists

Export orders sub-index dips to 48.5, the sharpest contraction in a year

China PMI shows factory activity shrank again in February

The official Purchasing Managers' Index inched up to 49.9 in February from January's 49.8

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Europe shares hold at 7-year highs, China rate cut lifts Asia

Dollar hits 11-year high against a basket of currencies

Oil prices stabilise in Asian trade

Dealers predicted the end of volatile trading and the beaten-down commodity bottoming out

Asian shares edge up after China rate cut, euro sags

MSCI's index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan up 0.1%, Nikkei rises 0.3%

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Oman Air to launch services to Goa this month

Oman Air's flight services to Goa from Muscat will be available four days a week while daily for Singapore starting March 29

Samsung unveils sleek new Galaxy phones to battle Apple

Stand-out features include a casing made from light-weight metal used in airplanes

Database containing driver info was breached: Uber

The ride-sharing service says it has notified the drivers and hasn't received any reports of the information being misused

Cook says Apple Watch will replace car keys

Says the battery of Apple Watch will last the whole day

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Israel's Netanyahu on 'historic' US mission to stop Iran nuclear deal

Israel worries that Iran and world powers will likely clinch a deal that eases international sanctions on Tehran without applying sufficiently ...

Australian PM Abbott bats away leadership speculation

The next national election, which must be held by mid-January 2017, is expected to be called some time next year

Obama unfit to be commander-in-chief: Bobby Jindal

The Louisiana Governor alleged that Obama has repeatedly refused to call the enemy 'radical Islamic terrorists,' and is also not willing to rule ...

Ex Maldives President arrested under anti-terrorism laws

Nasheed resigned as president in February 2012 following weeks of public protests against his order to arrest Criminal Court Judge Abdulla ...

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HSBC apologises to UK lawmakers for Swiss bank failings

HSBC is more than halfway through a series of major reforms and still has more to do to guarantee the bank does not add to a "terrible list" of ...

Financial system 'much safer': Yellen

US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Wednesday told the US House of Representatives Financial Services Committee, that the financial system ...

RBS to announce results today, decision on Indian biz likely

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will be announcing its annual results on Thursday. With this, the future of its Indian operations will become ...

What 28 central banks will do this year

Nigeria leads in rate increases, while Russia and India are forecast to cut

General Rss icon

'Feast and famine' diet may help you live longer

Researchers at the University of Florida have found that putting people on a feast-and-famine diet may mimic some of the benefits of fasting

India-born Ajit Jain in race for Warren Buffett successor

In his annual letter to shareholders, Buffett praised Jain, who manages the Berkshire Reinsurance Group, for the way he has grown the business ...

3 arrested in Bangladesh raid after blogger's murder

Avijit Roy known for his critique of religious extremism was hacked to death in the Dhaka University area by machete-wielding assailants

US blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

Avijit Roy recently received threats from militants for his progressive books and blog posts

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