Cross-border firing between India and Pakistan killed at least nine people on Friday, the day India marked the 50th anniversary of a war between the two South Asian nations.
REUTERS - India’s stock markets rose on Friday on the back of upbeat U.S. economic data, but posted their biggest weekly decline in nearly three months, bruised by a global selloff earlier this week.
Vodafone India said on Friday it would launch fourth-generation (4G) mobile phone services in the country by the end of the year, joining rival Bharti Airtel in offering faster data services. Vodafone India acquired additional 4G (LTE) spectrum in five circles in the country, in the February 2014 auctions. Full Article
Libya on Friday recovered the bodies of 82 migrants washed ashore after their overcrowded boat sank on its way to Europe while Austria said 71 refugees including a baby girl had been found dead in the back of an abandoned freezer truck. Read | Libya recovers 82 bodies
Kabir Khan and co-writer Parveez Shaikh fail to come up with any unexpected twists and turns in “Phantom”. Despite their attempts to create suspense, they end up depicting chaos. What also doesn’t help the film’s cause is that Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif don't impress in the acting department. Full Article | Interview: Katrina Kaif
Nepal's government has vowed that protests in which 14 people have been killed will not derail a constitutional process that is in the final stretch, even though pressing ahead could further anger ethnic minority groups on the southern plains. Full Article
There is a better than even chance that the RBI will cut interest rates at its policy meeting on Sept. 29 thanks to inflation striking a record low, according to a Reuters poll, marking a shift in expectations from earlier. Read
The International Monetary Fund felt it had to help Athens - but documents show it knew all along its plans were flawed. The compromises it made still dog the world’s lender of last resort. Special Report
A collection of pictures from the Kumbh Mela religious gathering in Nashik city. The festival is held every 12 years in different Indian cities. Slideshow