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Priest Franco Mulakkal, who has been grilled by the Kerala Police over allegations of rape and unnatural sex levelled by a nun, reached the Crime Branch office in Thrippunithura for questioning for the third day.

Terrorists abduct, kill 3 policemen in Kashmir Sep 21 2018

Terrorists killed three policemen after abducting them from Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir early, officials said.

Dollar struggles near 2-1/2-month lows, yen slips as risk aversion ebbs Sep 21 2018

Dollar struggled near 2-1/2 month lows, while the yen also sagged on reduced safe haven demand amid a switch in investors’ view that the Sino-U.S. trade conflict would not lead to an immediate global shock.

Yes Bank tanks after RBI trims CEO Rana Kapoor's term Sep 21 2018

Private sector lender Yes Bank Ltd’s shares tumbled nearly a third, wiping as much as $3.1 billion off its market value, after the central bank reduced charismatic CEO Rana Kapoor’s term, creating uncertainty about its outlook.

Oil prices slip as Trump calls on OPEC to lower prices Sep 21 2018

Oil prices dipped after falling in the previous session as U.S. President Donald Trump urged OPEC to lower crude prices ahead of its meeting in Algeria this weekend.

Rupee at 2-week high, gains 53 paise in early trade Sep 21 2018

Continuing its uptrend, the rupee firmed by another 53 paise to trade at over a two-week high of 71.84 against the US dollar in early trade Friday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.

UN chief sees multilateral diplomacy under threat Sep 21 2018

Leading with a plea for implementation of the recent bilateral breakthrough to spare Idlib in Syria, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said his "overriding concern" is for international, multilateral diplomacy.

44 killed as Tanzanian ferry capsizes in Lake Victoria Sep 21 2018

At least 44 people have been killed after a passenger ferry capsized in Lake Victoria, a Tanzanian government official said.

US furthers sanctions against Russia Sep 21 2018

US President Donald Trump has issued an executive order to further implement a US sanction act against Russia.