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Sensex nurses losses after 1,100-pt flash crash

Mumbai: Benchmark indices finished with losses Friday after investors were jolted by a sudden mid-session plunge amid a massive sell-off in NBFC stocks. The BSE Sensex, which opened on a strong footing, suddenly tanked 1,127.58 points, or…

More than 100 die in Lake Victoria ferry disaster

Nairobi: The death toll in a ferry capsize in Lake Victoria climbed to more than 100 on Friday, as Tanzanian rescue workers pressed on with searches to find scores of more people feared drowned. The MV Nyerere may have been carrying as many…

Love Sonia to be screened at United Nations

Love Sonia, a film that delves into the global problem of human trafficking, is all set to be screened at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. It will be screened on the occasion of International Day of the Girl Child on October 11.…

Women leaders can change the world: Shabana Azmi

Veteran actress and philanthropist Shabana Azmi, an active spokesperson for women empowerment, believes having women as leaders can bring about a change. ‘Women leaders can change the world. When women have a seat at the table, they lend…