Trump White House considering Pepsi ex-CEO Indra Nooyi for top job at World Bank

India, Jan. 16 -- The Trump White House is considering Indra Nooyi, the former Indian American CEO of Pepsi, to head the World Bank as president to succeed Jim Yong Kim, who has announced he is steppi... Read More

A fractured negotiation

India, Jan. 16 -- From an Indian perspective, Afghanistan turned out to be the flavour of the fourth edition of the Raisina Dialogue at New Delhi , which, compared to other international dialogues, is... Read More

Under trial

India, Jan. 16 -- Carlos Ghosn, the former Chairman of Japanese car manufacturer Nissan and one of the only rockstars among senior managers in the automotive industry, spent the New Year in a small ce... Read More

Infosys looks for love in Tokyo, taps JV for manufacturing companies

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Infosys plans to create a bigger footprint in Japan to tap the transformation across the manufacturing sector through its joint venture with Hitachi, Panasonic and Pasona, as it ... Read More

White House says Ivanka Trump not under consideration for World Bank chief

Washington, Jan. 15 -- The White House said that Ivanka Trump, advisor and daughter of President Donald Trump, is not under consideration for the next president of the World Bank. US Treasury Secreta... Read More

Last night's attack in Kabul 'will not go unanswered': Hamdullah Mohib

Afghanistan, Jan. 15 -- Afghanistan's National Security Adviser Hamdullah Mohib has condemned last night's attack in Kabul city which left at least 4 dead and more than 90 others wounded. Mohib has s... Read More

White House says Democrats not attending working lunch to end shutdown

Washington, Jan. 15 -- Congressional Democrats have refused to attend a working lunch at the White House to discuss ending the government shutdown, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a press releas... Read More

Naomi Osaka speeds into second round of Australian Open

Melbourne, Jan. 15 -- Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka started her campaign during the ongoing Australian Open with a convincing victory over Magda Linette of Poland at the Rod Laver Arena here on T... Read More

US tells Saudis to hold 'accountable' killers of journalist

Riyadh, Jan. 15 -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told the king and crown prince of Saudi Arabia on Monday that the Trump administration expects the kingdom to hold accountable "every sin... Read More

7 Taliban killed in Afghan, Coalition Forces operations in South of Afghanistan

Afghanistan, Jan. 15 -- At least seven Taliban militants have been killed during the separate operations of the Afghan and Coalition Forces in three southern provinces of the country. Informed milita... Read More