Eurozone stocks swept higher yesterday after the European Central Bank announced it would continue to pump tens of billions of euros in stimulus into the economy each month.
The Rajasthan government yesterday deferred until next year a measure requiring government permission for the publication of details regarding judges and public servants who face accusations over action taken in the course of their duty.
Team Sunweb achieved the double at the road cycling world championships when their men’s and women’s teams won the team time trial events yesterday.
Madras Day, or the 378th founding day of the modern city of Chennai, was celebrated from August 22 to 27 with heritage walks, cultural programmes, debates, lectures, poetry, music, quiz, food fests, photo exhibitions and bike tours around the city.
French oil giant Total said Monday that it would buy Maersk Oil, a unit of the Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, for $7.45 billion (6.35 billion euros).