New York, April 29 (IANS) After several months of beta testing, social media giant Facebook will be launching its new Facebook and Messenger apps on Windows 10 on Friday, a media report said.
Beijing, April 29 (IANS) China's migrant workforce reached 277.5 million in 2015, an annual rise of 1.3 percent, but the year-on-year growth rate has been decreasing since 2011, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A court here on Friday ordered the framing of charges in a coal block case involving the Jindal Group.
Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) In a bid to boost start ups, particularly in the information technology sector, the Uttar Pradesh government has waived off the stamp duty on land purchased for building offices or bulit-up offices, an official said on Friday.
Bengaluru, April 29 (IANS) Software major Infosys has developed a knowledge-based artificial intelligence (AI) platform to drive automation and innovation for its global clients.
United Nations, April 29 (IANS) A cautious fiscal policy and lower inflation coupled with reforms in some areas are putting India on its trajectory to hit a 7.8 percent growth rate, according to a UN economics specialist.
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Friday was trading 54.58 points or 0.21 percent lower during the morning session.
Moscow, April 29 (IANS) Russia has become the world leader in wheat export, surpassing the US and Canada.
Beijing, April 29 (IANS) Chinese stocks opened lower on Friday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.35 percent to open at 2,935.38 points.
Berlin, April 29 (IANS) The number of unemployed people in Germany continued to decline in April to a historic 25 years low.
Beijing, April 29 (IANS) The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, strengthened 365 basis points to 6.4589 against the US dollar on Friday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.
New York, April 29 (IANS) US stocks closed sharply lower as Wall Street was weighed by the decision of Bank of Japan to maintain its monetary policy amid the newly-released US data.
Canberra, April 29 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday defended his government's decision to spend $40 billion on the nation's 12 next-generation naval submarines.
Mexico City, April 29 (IANS) Mexico is preparing its farmers to meet the safety standards set in new US imports regulations, the country's Agriculture Ministry has said.
Toronto, April 29 (IANS) Canada's main stock market in Toronto inched down closing as financial and energy stocks declined, while Bombardier shares rose after the company won a multi-billion-dollar order for its CSeries passenger jets.