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Record $417million Payed By Johnson And Johnson: A Women Fighting With Ovarian Cancer By Applying Regularly Johnson Baby Powder

A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company’s iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene.

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Facebook nears two billion monthly users

Facebook's profits have jumped in the first three months of the year, as the social network closes in on two billion users, according to its latest results.

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Volkswagen Group profits soar after cost cuts

Volkswagen Group profits have soared in the first quarter as cost-cutting measures kick in, the German car giant has said.

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Fyre Festival faces $100m 'Lord of the Flies' lawsuit

The organisers of the disastrous Fyre Festival have been hit with a $100m (£78m) lawsuit by one of the attendees.

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Record $417million Payed By Johnson And Johnson: A Women Fighting With Ovarian Cancer By Applying Regularly Johnson Baby Powder

A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company’s iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene. ...by Khushi Gurung

Mc Donald’s Has Planned To Shut All Restaurants In India:

Fast food chain McDonald's said on Monday it planned to shut all 169 of its restaurants in India's northern and eastern regions, escalating a dispute with its local partner and potentially putting thousands of workers out of jobs. ...by Khushi Gurung

GST Did Protest In West Bengal Where Over Two Lakh Sweets Were Shut For 24 Hours:

In what could be a bitter experience for the sweet-loving residents of West Bengal, over two lakh sweet shops, celebrated for their "rosogollas" and "mishti doi", across the state went on a 24-hour strike on Monday to protest imposition of five perce ...by Khushi Gurung

Indonesia will buy Russian Fighter Jets at worth $1.14billion:

Indonesia will buy 11 Sukhoi fighter jets worth $1.14 billion from Russia in exchange for cash and Indonesian commodities, two cabinet ministers said on Tuesday. ...by Khushi Gurung

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Asia stocks tiptoe higher, dollar holds most gains as optimism inches back

Asian stocks were slightly higher on Friday after a sluggish start, while the dollar held most of the gains it made overnight on strong U.S. economic data as some risk appetite returned despite caution over political turbulence in the United States. ...by Reuters

Asia stocks at two-year highs, look pricey; oil climbs

Asian stocks climbed to a fresh-two year high on Tuesday on the back of an overnight rise in Wall Street, while oil extended gains after major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia pledged to push for an extension of supply cuts into 2018. ...by Reuters

Asia stocks shrug off cyber attack, North Korea threat to hit two-year high

Resilient Asian stocks edged up to a two-year high on Monday, shaking off threats from by a ransomware attack that locked some 200,000 computers in more than 150 countries at the weekend, a missile test by North Korea, and weak U.S. data. ...by Reuters

Oil price jump pulls stocks higher

Asian stocks rose on Thursday, getting a lift from a record high close on MSCI's global stocks benchmark as strong gains in oil prices buoyed energy shares. ...by Reuters

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Governor Of CBI Says Bank Are In Need Of More Capital:

State-run banks will need a bigger recapitalization to resolve bad loan problems weighing on their balance sheets, the Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel said on Saturday.

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US lawmakers reach $1trillion budget deal

Congressional negotiators have reached an agreement on a spending bill to keep the US government running until 30 September.

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New budget test puts UK on front line in global drug price fight

Can society afford modern medicines? It's a question facing governments worldwide and nowhere more so than in Britain, where a new budget test due to take effect on April 1 threatens to throw up another hurdle to patients getting the drugs.

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Private Sector Wants PM Deuba To Talk About Economy During Visit To India:

The private sector has suggested that Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s visit to neighbouring India should primarily focus on some crucial issues of bilateral trade, investment and connectivity. ...by Khushi Gurung

India Cleared The Deal Of Buying Six Boeing Helicopters In $650 Million:

India on Thursday cleared the purchase of six more Boeing Co Apache helicopters in a deal worth close to 42 billion rupees ($654.6 million), a defence ministry official said. ...by Khushi Gurung

Is govt scrapping Rs 2,000 note or its just a roumers? Opposition are seeking for clarity

The Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to clarify whether the government has decided to scrap the newly launched Rs 2,000 note and introduce a Rs 1,000 coin ...by Khushi Gurung

Income tax returns filing: NRIs need not give foreign bank account details if seeking no refund:

The Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) will not have to give details of their bank accounts held outside the country while filing their income tax returns, if they are not seeking refunds, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said on Monday. ...by Khushi Gurung

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Airlines told to pay flight compensation

Five airlines that fly into Europe have been told they must pay compensation to passengers for delays. ...by B.B.C

Mt. Everest Welcomes 33 % More Visitors in 2016

According to the Tourist police office, Lukla , A total of 27,465 tourists had visited the Everest region in 2015 whereas it was increased by a whopping number of 36,694 in the year 2016. ...by Parbati