Companies under fire for skin-lightening creams: “They need to ban the products”

“Our recent announcement to remove all references to ‘fair/fairness’, ‘white/whitening’, and ‘light/lightening’ from our products’ packs and communication is part of an ongoing evolution of our skin care portfolio. In addition to using the brand name Glow & Lovely, which better reflects the products’ benefits, we will also continue to evolve the advertising to feature […]

Coronavirus impact | Shutdown may wipe out smaller auto-parts companies

“All suppliers are not necessarily strong. From a cash-flow point of view, there are some suppliers who are in pretty bad shape and they are bound to disappear. Our biggest worry right now is the financial health of these small entities because if they disappear then vehicle production will get impacted which means business loss […]

Canadian telecom companies ditch Huawei for 5G

Two of Canada’s largest telecoms firms have teamed with Sweden’s Ericsson and Finland’s Nokia Oyj to build fifth-generation (5G) telecoms networks, ditching China’s Huawei Technologies for the project. Bell Canada and smaller rival Telus Corp eschewed Huawei, which analysts said would ease the Canadian government’s thorny decision on whether to allow the company into Canada’s […]

Decline in Karunanidhi’s condition, hospital says next 24 hrs crucial

Soon after the news of a decline in Karunanidhi’s condition spread, hundreds of his supporters gathered outside the hospital, including a large number of women, some failing to control their tears, others waving at the TV cameras, preparing for an overnight vigil at the facility in downtown Alwarpet.

Ubisoft reportedly fires one of its most influential execs following allegations of sexual harassment

One of Ubisoft’s most influential executives has been fired after an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment made against him, reports Business Insider. Ubisoft confirmed to The Verge that the executive, Tommy François, departed the company, but declined to comment on the nature of his departure.

JD.com raises $3.87 billion in Hong Kong secondary listing: Sources

Chinese e-commerce retailer JD.com has priced its shares at HK$226 ($29.16) each and raised about $3.87 billion in its Hong Kong secondary listing, according to two people with direct knowledge of the matter. The listing, the biggest in the city this year, comes as Chinese companies are putting off plans for U.S. listings amid mounting […]

John Boyega, Darren Criss Star In Scripted Podcast ‘There Be Monsters’ From iHeartPodcast Network

Related Story First Look At John Boyega In Steve McQueen’s BBC/Amazon Drama ‘Small Axe’ iHeartRadio began developing this with the producers in late 2019 as part of its expanding slate of immersive PodFiction audio dramas. As the creative team was getting ready to fly to London, Atlanta and L.A. to record the actors in early […]

Sheep rustling rise could threaten human health as rural crime increases during coronavirus pandemic

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Let and market your home to make extra cash with holidaymakers this summer with our expert’s advice

The bottom line is that your son needs to call the lease company and ask whether they will accept the van back or for him to see whether he can give back or sell the new vehicle. I’m sorry I can’t give you happier advice.

Walmart will no longer lock ‘multicultural’ hair products behind glass after outrage as ‘white’ items weren’t guarded

Addressing George’s children and grandchildren, Biden said: “I know you miss your daddy and your granddad. Gianna, as I said to you when I saw you yesterday, you’re so brave.”