Crude oil futures jump over 3% as tensions in Middle East escalate further
Crude oil for February delivery was up by Rs 142, or 3.16 per cent, at Rs 4,636 per barrel.
Asian shares erase losses as Mideast tensions ease, oil ticks up
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1 per cent.
Oil climbs on US-China trade optimism, Middle East tensions
Oil markets were closed on Wednesday for New Year's Day.
European shares tumble on Middle East tensions; oil stocks near 2-month high
The European oil and gas stock index rose about 0.6 per cent
India keeps close tab on Gulf situation; issues travel advisory for Iraq
The government is keeping a close watch on evolving situation in Gulf and exploring possible options to evacuate diaspora if full blown war breaks out, ET has learnt. However, the establishment is of opinion that a situation of war may not arise in near future.
Boris Johnson condemns missile attacks on US military bases
Earlier in the day, more than a dozen missiles launched from Iran struck two air bases in Irbil and Al Asad, west of Baghdad. The Iranian strikes on the bases marked the first time in recent years that Iran has directly attacked U.S. positions rather than through proxies in the region.
Gold rate today: Gold races to fresh life-highs as Iran's missiles bring Mid-East to a brink
Gold futures prices were up 1.36 per cent at Rs 41,216 per 10 grams.
Avoid all non-essential travel to Iraq: MEA’s advice
In an advisory by the Ministry of External Affairs, it advised Indian citizens to avoid unimportant travel to Iraq in view of the prevailing situation in the Gulf country. It said Indian nationals residing in Iraq are advised to be alert and may avoid travel within Iraq.
Yen yo-yos as Iranian strikes targeting US forces put currencies in spin
China's yuan held on to most of Tuesday's steep gains at 6.9460 per dollar, after a bumpy ride.
Iranian govt passes draft bill labelling US military as terror group
Iranian govt passes a draft bill labelling U.S military as a terror group as the tension intensifies in the middle east.Iranian govt passes ...
Gold jumps to 4-month peak as Middle East tensions spark safety buying
Spot gold rose 1.3% to $1,548.94 per ounce as of 1:31 p.m. EST (1831 GMT), having risen to $1,553.20 earlier in the session, its highest since Sept. 5.
Iranian general traveled with impunity, until U.S. drones found him
Tracking Soleimani’s location had long been a priority for the American and Israeli spy services and militaries, especially when he was in Iraq. Soleimani often traveled with an air of impunity, as if he felt he was untouchable, officials said. One former senior American commander recalled parking his military jet next to Soleimani’s plane at the Irbil airport.
Brent jumps nearly $3 after US air strike kills Iran, Iraq officials
An air strike at the Baghdad International Airport early on Friday killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force, and Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, an Iraqi militia spokesman told Reuters.
Raisina Dialogue 2020 to host ministers from across globe
Raisina Dialogue 2020 to be held here between January 14 and 16 promises to be a mega show amid presence of foreign ministers from across the globe.
Kalpataru Power Transmission bags orders worth Rs 979 cr
"Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) has secured new orders/notification of award of approximately Rs 979 crore. The company's international subsidiary secured new T&D projects in Europe," it said in a filing to BSE.
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