North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it has called a satellite, but its neighbours and Washington denounced the launch as a missile test, conducted in defiance of U.N. sanctions and just weeks after a nuclear bomb test.
NEW DELHI Jet Airways Ltd said on Saturday its December quarter net profit rose more than seven times, with sharply lower fuel costs helping the carrier post a third consecutive quarterly gain following a series of losses.
Rescuers in Taiwan pulled more people alive from a collapsed apartment tower, a day after a strong quake shook the island, and kept searching for about 120 people still believed trapped in the ruins of the building. Firefighters, police, soldiers and volunteers combed through the ruins, some using their hands, watched anxiously by dozens of the victims' family members. Story | Slideshow: Earthquake hits Taiwan
Republican contender Marco Rubio struggled at a presidential debate on Saturday at the worst possible time, potentially confounding his bid to emerge as Donald Trump's chief rival in New Hampshire and giving hope to three rivals desperate for a strong showing. Full Article
The hashtag #RIPTwitter became the top trending U.S. item on Twitter, after a report from BuzzFeed said the company is planning to change how it displays users’ tweets. Twitter will reorder tweets to prioritize those it believes more users will want to see, said report. Full Article
With the crucial GDP data scheduled to be announced along with key corporate results, volatility is expected to prevail in the upcoming week. Disappointment on these fronts may push the Nifty down to the 7,200-7,500 range. Once we witness stability and consolidation, investors should increase their exposure, says Ambareesh Baliga. Full article