Russia’s two biggest banks, Sberbank and VTB, experienced a sharp rise in higher-risk-weighted exposures during the three months to the end of September, data from their third-quarter accounts shows.
Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe appeared in public yesterday for the first time since the army took charge, as the ruling party made plans to force him to step down after more than three decades in power.
Schools closed across large swathes of north India on Thursday as pollution hit hazardous levels for the third day, with growing calls for urgent government action to tackle what doctors are calling a public health emergency.
A thick brown smog hung over Delhi with residents reporting smarting in the eyes and irritation in the nose and throat.
Qatar Airways gave match tickets to two football fans to join in the celebrations and watch the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 football tournament in Kolkata.
Local retail investors yesterday turned bullish and domestic institutions strengthened their net buying amidst weakening of the Qatar Stock Exchange.