Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel took his victory at the Brazilian Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton battled from the back to finish fourth. Vettel controlled the race after taking the lead from pole position man ValtteriBottas' Mercedes at the start. Hamilton, his fourth world title won at the last race in Mexico, provided much. . . . .
Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. During a successful but controversial career, Ajmal was once celebrated as the world's number one bowler in one-day internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 cricket, and was almost as successful in Tests. He famously captured 24 wickets. . . . .
Leander Paes and Purav Raja swept aside the duo of James Cerretani and John Patrick Smith 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 in the summit showdown of the Knoxville Challenger tennis tournament in Tennessee It is Paes and Raja’s first-ever title after joining forces in August this year. Earlier, Leander Paes won three Challenger level titles. . . . .
India is likely to achieve strong growth over the next decade and will overtake Japan in nominal GDP by 2028, to emerge as the world's third-largest economy, according to report by Bank of America Merrill Lynch report. India has already overtaken Brazil and Russia to emerge as the second largest BRIC economy after China.
Retail inflation accelerated to 3.58% in October on the back of rising food and fuel prices, according to official data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation on Monday. Inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), was 3.28% in September.Core inflation, which excludes food and. . . . .
At least 20 countries in the European Union will sign up to a new defence pact next week, promoted by France and Germany, to fund and develop joint military hardware. The Permanent Structured Cooperation, or PESCO, could be the biggest leap in EU defence policy in decades and may go some way to matching the bloc’s economic. . . . .
TelanganaFiber Grid programme is all set to a get a fresh boost with the Central government signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Telangana State government and allotting Rs 1,243 crore under Phase-II of BharatNet programme which is a hi-speed rural broadband network. The MoUs were signed during the national. . . . .