Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
Northern Ireland could be set for a fresh election or a return to direct British rule of the province after one of the two main parties negotiating to form a new government said on Sunday that talks had run their course without success.

Sinn Fein says Northern Ireland government talks have failed
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 21:05. Facebook
Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives strengthened their position as the largest party in an election in the small state of Saarland on Sunday, in a boost to her quest to win a fourth term in Germany's Sept. 24 national election, exit polls showed.

Merkel's conservatives come first in German Saarland state vote
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
Switzerland has extended a ban on Brazilian meat to 21 processing plants from four as part of Europe-wide safety measures, Swiss authorities said on Sunday.

Switzerland extends ban on meat from Brazilian processing plants
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 19:05. Facebook
The U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State in Iraq takes every allegation of civilian deaths seriously and Iraqi forces have been committed to protecting civilians in the advance on the militant stronghold of Mosul, a U.S. general said on Sunday.

U.S. general: coalition takes Iraq civilian deaths allegations seriously
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 18:17. Facebook
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who accuses Chancellor Angela Merkel of using "Nazi methods" against Turks in Germany, is setting back their integration by years, Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has said.

Erdogan setting back integration in Germany by years - Schaeuble
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 17:54. Facebook
Disney's second weekend of blockbuster "Beauty and the Beast" is dominating movie going in North America with $88.3 million at 4,210 locations -- capping the best March ever. [ Link ]

Box Office: 'Beauty and the Beast' dazzles again, 'Power Rangers' off to solid start
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 17:12. Facebook
Fresh off a defeat on U.S. healthcare legislation, the White House warned rebellious conservative lawmakers that they should get behind President Donald Trump's agenda or he may bypass them on future legislative fights, including tax reform.

White House threatens to bypass hardline conservatives on tax reform
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 16:47. Facebook
The motive behind the shooting was unclear, but Cincinnati Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate said on Twitter that "there are no indications this incident is terrorism related." [ Link ]

Ohio nightclub shooting leaves 1 dead, 14 wounded; shooter sought
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 16:05. Facebook
Many German companies doubt the good conditions in Europe's largest economy will last as they fear disruption from new technologies, the head of the Munich-based Ifo economic institute told the Suedkurier newspaper.

German firms doubt good business conditions will last: Ifo chief
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 15:05. Facebook
Republicans may have failed to overthrow Obamacare this week, but there are plenty of ways they can chip away at it.

Analysis: How Republicans can hobble Obamacare even without repeal
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
After the first three tests were played on low and slow tracks at Pune, Bengaluru and Ranchi, the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association produced a wicket which offered significant bounce and turn to keep both the slow and fast bowlers happy. [ Link ]

Lyon preys on bounce at home from home Dharamsala
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 13:50. Facebook
After making his test debut in late 2014, Rahul converted his first three fifties into hundreds and went on to cement his place at the top of the order. [ Link ]

Lokesh Rahul seeks second innings redemption in Dharamsala
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 11:49. Facebook
At 157 for two, and with the dependable Cheteshwar Pujara and stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane looking set in the middle, India appeared to have the upper hand before Lyon (4-67) intervened after the tea break. [ Link ]

India frustrated as Lyon bites back for Australia
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 09:51. Facebook
OPEC and rival oil producers are meeting in Kuwait on Sunday to review their progress with a global pact to cut supplies and may discuss whether the agreement should be extended beyond June to help stabilise the market.

OPEC, non-OPEC oil producers meet in Kuwait over output-cut compliance
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 09:23. Facebook
Lokesh Rahul threw away his wicket after scoring his fifth fifty of the series but Cheteshwar Pujara batted with characteristic calmness to steer India to 153 for two at tea on the second day of the fourth and final test against Australia on Sunday.

Patient Pujara drives India after Rahul's exit
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 09:04. Facebook
One person was killed and at least 14 people were wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, early on Sunday, CNN reported, citing police.

One killed, at least 14 wounded in Ohio nightclub shooting - CNN
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 08:54. Facebook
With mascots dressed as smiling fish and a police rock band, Thai authorities launched a "Happy Zone" at the weekend to improve the image of a city notorious for sex tourism.

Sex in Thai city frustrates junta
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 08:53. Facebook
With the Q4 results season a few weeks away, markets still lack major triggers. The focus is expected to shift to developments in the budget session of parliament that concludes on April 12 while volatility is expected to prevail on account of derivative contract expiry on Thursday.

India Markets Weekahead: Lack of major triggers
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 07:39. Facebook
Four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari on Sunday to dash Mercedes' hopes of extending their dominance into a fourth successive season of Formula One.

Vettel wins in Australia, Hamilton second
Reuters India
03/26/2017 at 07:20. Facebook
One person was killed and about 14 injured when violence erupted following a scuffle between Muslim and Hindu school students in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat, a senior administrative official said on Sunday.

Communal strife in Gujarat kills one, 14 hurt