Bank of England Raises Interest Rate to 3%, Highest in Over Three Decades

In a bid to control the rising inflation in the United Kingdom, the Bank of England has hiked the interest rate to 3% from the existing 2.25%. This is the highest-ever rise in interest rate in 33 years. The country’s central bank has also asked citizens to brace for the longest-ever recession in the history […]

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Virat Kohli maintains highest fitness standards while 23 of his colleagues checked in at NCA for rehab in 2021-22 season | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Virat Kohli has been the fittest Indian cricketer by a distance and a testimony to that is a BCCI report which revealed that at least 23 centrally-contracted Indian cricketers, except the former skipper, required a visit to the National Cricket Academy (NCA) for rehabilitation in 2021-22 season for some or the other injury. […]

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TSMC Profit Highest in 2 Years as High-tech Chip Sales Boom

TAIPEI: Taiwanese chipmaker TSMC posted an 80% surge in third-quarter net profit on Thursday, its strongest growth in two years, boosted by strong sales of its advanced chips used in data centres and electric cars. TSMC’s business has swelled thanks to a global chip shortage that was sparked by pandemic-fuelled sales of smartphones and laptops. […]

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Retail Inflation Rises To 7.41% In September, Highest Since April

Retail inflation rises to 7.41% in September India’s retail inflation accelerated to 7.41 per cent in September from a year ago on higher food and energy costs, the highest since April and above the upper end of the RBI’s 2-6 per cent tolerance band in each month this year. Data released by the National Statistics […]

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US Mountaineer Hilaree Nelson Missing While Skiing Down World’s 8th Highest Peak In Nepal

The North Face, which sponsors Hilaree Nelson, confirmed the climber was missing. Kathmandu: Renowned US ski mountaineer Hilaree Nelson has gone missing on Nepal’s Manaslu mountain, on the same day that an avalanche killed a Nepali climber on the same peak, expedition organisers and officials said Tuesday. Nelson was skiing down Manaslu after having successfully […]

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Virat Kohli surpasses Rahul Dravid, becomes India’s second highest run-scorer in international cricket | Cricket News

HYDERABAD: Virat Kohli on Sunday surpassed Rahul Dravid to become the second highest run-scorer for India in international cricket. The star batter accomplished this feat in the third T20I against Australia in Hyderabad. In the match, the ‘Chase Master’ Kohli was in full flow, switching from attacker to anchor, from anchor to attacker at will. […]

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Fed Up With World’s Highest Funeral Costs, A Country Changes

One expense is offering of cash to Buddhist monks (Representational) Tokyo: Even before a $12 million state funeral for the former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe prompted a public outcry, the Japanese have long grumbled about funeral costs, the highest in the world. Now, an increasing number of grieving families are opting for low-key send-offs, with the […]

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