China's central bank has stepped up efforts to restore stability to the nation's currency and economy, with Governor Zhou Xiaochuan breaking his long silence to say there's no basis for continued yuan depreciation.
0214_india_modi India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inauguration ceremony of the 'Make In India' week in Mumbai, India, February 13.
WASHINGTON - U.S. retail sales rose modestly in January, evidence that Americans kept shopping despite sharp drops in stock prices.
... * Equities index soars 18.3 percent in past four weeks. * Auto sector leads, pharma and engineering also strong. * Risks include banking debt, delay to economic reforms.
BATH, Maine - Development of a futuristic weapon depicted in video games and science fiction is going well enough that a Navy admiral wants to skip an at-sea prototype in favor of installing an operational unit aboard a destroyer planned to go into ...