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Jet Airways slumps after reports of Etihad’s non-binding offer

Shares of Jet Airways Ltd fell as much as 11.4% on Monday after media reports said a buyout offer from Middle Eastern carrier Etihad...

Sri Lanka blocks social media after worst anti-Muslim unrest since Easter bombings

Sri Lanka is temporarily blocking some social media networks and messaging apps, including Facebook and WhatsApp, it said on Monday after attacks on mosques...

U.S. hikes tariffs on Chinese goods, China says to strike back

U.S. President Donald Trump’s tariff increase to 25% on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods took effect on Friday, and Beijing said it would...

Suzuki Motor says Japan tax rise, India uncertainty to limit profit growth

Suzuki Motor Corp on Friday forecast a 1.7% rise in profit this year, anticipating limited growth due to an expected sales tax rise in...

U.S. warns India against retaliatory duties over scrapping of trade privileges

Any retaliatory tariff by India in response to the United States’ planned withdrawal of some trade privileges will not be “appropriate” under WTO rules,...

India will address trade issues after elections: U.S. commerce secretary

India’s rules on localisation of data and price caps on medical devices imported from the United States are barriers to trade but New Delhi...

The mastermind of Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday bombs

Mohamed Hashim Mohamed Zahran was 12 years old when he began his studies at the Jamiathul Falah Arabic College. He was a nobody, with...

Trump immigration plan may increase visas for highly skilled workers – sources

A merit-based immigration proposal being put together by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner could lead to an increase in U.S. visas for highly...

Bollywood plays starring role in Modi’s re-election bid

Early this year, a dozen of Bollywood’s biggest names took a private jet from India’s film capital of Mumbai to New Delhi for a...

Spurned by Washington, North Korea’s Kim seeks a friend in Putin

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday at a summit designed to show that Washington is not the...