BREAKING NEWS

2009-10-15

Business

Markets: 15th October

European shares started well, hitting a fresh 12-month high, but they slipped after quarterly results from US banking giants Goldman Sachs and

Business

Opel sale imminent

After months of delays, US carmaker General Motors is reportedly very close to signing a deal to sell a majority stake in its European arm to

Business

Surprise loss by Nokia

Nokia, the world’s number one mobile phone maker, said it made a loss for the quarter from July to September, the first time that has happened since

Business

Tamiflu boosts Roche's sales

Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche enjoyed an almost 10 percent rise in third-quarter sales thanks to better than expected demand for Tamiflu which

Culture

The jewels of Mumbai

At India Couture Week in Mumbai the emphasis was more on individual clients than on large buyers. Jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali presented her