Cyclical Consumer Goods


London's Gherkin tower enters receivership

LONDON, April 24 - London's landmark Gherkin office tower has been placed into receivership by its creditors, Deloitte, the accountancy firm said on Thursday, paving the way for a sale of the skyscraper.

6:53pm IST

Cameron's ex-media chief accused of pure hypocrisy over affair

LONDON, April 24 - Prime Minister David Cameron's ex-media chief was accused on Thursday of pure hypocrisy when, as editor of a Rupert Murdoch tabloid, he exposed a government minister's affair while conducting his own extra-marital relationship.

6:51pm IST

Germany says blocked $7 mln worth of defence exports to Russia

* Goods affected in controlled categories of handguns, tanks, tear gas

6:45pm IST

WRAPUP 1-Strong durable goods orders buoy U.S. growth outlook

* Weekly jobless claims up 24,000, four-week average up modestly

6:37pm IST

Apple's China success sets stage for iPhone 6, new products

April 24 - Strong sales of iPhones in China and emerging markets sets the stage for Apple Inc to reap even higher profits after it launches the next iPhone and other new products, analysts said.

6:31pm IST
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Met office rules out surplus monsoon in 2014

NEW DELHI - India is likely to experience below-average monsoon rainfall in 2014, the government's weather office said on Thursday, if the El Nino weather pattern affects the four-month-long rainy season.