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United Kingdom inflation hits five-year high of 3%

According to the statistics agency, the inflation growth was stimulated by rising prices for food, recreational goods, and transport costs. Consumer price inflation in August was 2.9% and rose to 3.0% in September, meaning the squeeze on real incomes remained fierce.


Johnson and Johnson Wins Appeal in Talcum Powder Cancer Case

Johnson and Johnson Wins Appeal in Talcum Powder Cancer Case

The juries there have awarded more than $300 million in verdicts over the talc claims. The February 2016 verdict for Fox's family was the first of four jury awards totaling $307 million in state court in St. Numerous talc plaintiffs sued J&J in Missouri but lived in states around the country. In its Bristol-Myers decision, the Supreme Court decided that patients can't take their pick of venues when suing drugmakers just because drug companies sell products and maintain operations around ...


Rio Tinto to Vigorously Defend Fraud Allegations

Rio Tinto to Vigorously Defend Fraud Allegations

Rio Tinto said on Wednesday it intends to "vigorously defend itself" against charges by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that the company inflated the value of coal assets in Mozambique acquired for $3.7 billion and sold a few years later for $50 million.


Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) Updated Broker Ratings

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) Updated Broker Ratings

The stock of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) earned "Hold" rating by Zacks on Friday, September 4. The MF Rank of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) is 3080. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $74.0 target in Friday, October 6 report. Of Virginia Va reported 0.4% in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL).



Crown Casino 'tampered with poker machines'

And now in the wake of the allegations , the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation told Fairfax they would be launching an inquiry. He said Parliament and Victorian and Federal law authorities had to take the allegations seriously. In June, a Chinese court sentenced 16 Australian and Chinese Crown employees to nine to 10 months in prison after they pleaded guilty to charges related to organizing gambling tours to Australia.


Sensex, Nifty at new high on positive data

Sensex, Nifty at new high on positive data

Sentiment on the banking counter got hurt by weak numbers from Axis Bank . JBF Industries jumped as much as 14 percent on stake sale reports. "State-run and private corporate-facing lenders are still not out of the woods as loan slippages continue to mount and that remains a concern", Jasani said.