South Korean MP shaves head in protest over govt appointment

The leader of the largest opposition party in South Korea has aired his displeasure with the government – by getting his head shaved in public.

from World News – Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News


Unsettled state of oil market today should trigger a move to bring petroleum within GST

The weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure is expected to disrupt the global oil supply by about 5%. In response, the intraday movement in oil markets witnessed a recent record. With a gain of…

from Times of India Opinion

Iran says ‘no plans’ for Rouhani-Trump meet on UN sidelines

Iran said Monday there were no plans for President Hassan Rouhani to meet his US counterpart Donald Trump at an upcoming UN gathering, as tensions mount between the arch-foes over attacks on Saudi oil sites. European powers have been trying to de-escalate the tensions that have spiralled since Trump unilaterally withdrew the United States from a 2015 nuclear deal and reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran.

from Gulf News, Latest Middle East News Headlines & Live News Updates – Times of India