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India's coal efficiency drive risks ire of powerful unions

NEW DELHI Plans by India's coal monopoly to buy billions of dollars of new machinery and outsource work are facing resistance from powerful unions worried about job losses, in a potential blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise to bring electricity to all.

Amazing Leicester celebrate fairytale title success

LONDON Leicester City's Premier League title dream became reality on Monday when one of the greatest sporting fairytales reached its conclusion in west London where chasing Tottenham Hotspur were held 2-2 by Chelsea.

8:47am IST

India amends mining law in boost to cement mergers and banks

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI The Rajya Sabha on Monday approved an amendment to the mining law, allowing the transfer of mines from sellers to buyers in a victory for the State Bank of India (SBI) that had lobbied for the change.

Top News, Business 6:14am IST

Brazil judge orders WhatsApp blocked, affecting 100 million users

SAO PAULO A Brazilian judge ordered wireless phone carriers to block access to Facebook Inc's WhatsApp for 72 hours throughout Latin America's largest country on Monday, the second such move against the popular messaging application in five months.

Tech, Top News, Facebook 5:23am IST