Valentine’s Day, Maha Shivratri and the Perennial Problem of Love in Patriarchal OrthodoxiesAs an ancient civilisation, Hinduism has shown remarkable tolerance towards all needs of humans, and it is tragic that this accommodative spirit is being perverted by some. From gods represented by phalluses and a similar bow and arrow motif, India and the rest
Updates to the U.K. Consumer Price Index (CPI) may spark a mixed reaction in GBP/USD as the headline reading for inflation is expected to downtick in January.
Oil prices retreated slightly on Tuesday, erasing gains made yesterday after fresh forecasts predicted that supply could surpass demand in 2018 despite OPEC’s best efforts to keep supply contained.
The Euro made some gains in Tuesday trading after improvement in the world’s equity markets compelled FX traders to move back to riskier investments.
Asian stocks were notably higher on Tuesday, taking cues from Wall Street which had another day of solid gains on Monday.
Exclusive: How the RBI Forced National Payments Body to Hire Government Favourite as CEOA few board directors may resign in protest in the coming weeks. The RBI’s intervention has raised troubling questions. Key highlights: 1) In October 2017, NPCI board voted decisively to appoint Visa’s Uttam Nayak as CEO and MD. 2) The decision was
Keep Off Maldives, Yameen Government Tells Indian MilitaryStating that the demands for intervention were a threat to Maldives’ independence and security, the statement called on all parties to “refrain from such calls”.
US Tables Motion to Put Pakistan on Global Terrorist-Financing WatchlistPakistan was previously on the FATF watchlist from 2012 to 2015. Islamabad: The United States has put forward a motion to place Pakistan on a global terrorist-financing watchlist with an anti-money laundering monitoring group, according to a senior Pakistani official. Pakistan has been scrambling in recent
Would the ECB President invest in bitcoin? What’s his impression of blockchain technology?
Cryptocurrencies came up during a speech by the undersecretary of the TFI about the organization’s various efforts to combat terrorism, money laundering, and otherwise illicit activities.