Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods


Tesco says prospect of EU referendum is damaging UK

LONDON, April 19 - Tesco, the world's third biggest retailer, said big businesses could be driven from Britain by the uncertainty surrounding a referendum on European Union membership, which the governing Conservatives have promised to hold if re-elected.

8:43pm IST

REFILE-India's enigmatic Gandhi fires up opposition at farmers rally

NEW DELHI, April 19 - India's Rahul Gandhi led a large farmers rally on Sunday that focused rural anger toward Prime Minister Narendra Modi's policies, in the first public appearance in months for the elusive scion of the country's most famous political family.

6:16pm IST

Bird flu confirmed on second farm in Ontario, Canada

TORONTO, April 18 - Preliminary testing has confirmed the presence of H5 avian influenza on a second Ontario farm, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency said on Saturday.

6:57am IST

Thousands in Germany protest against Europe-U.S. trade deal

BERLIN, April 18 - Thousands of people marched in Berlin, Munich and other German cities on Saturday in protest against a planned free trade deal between Europe and the United States that they fear will erode food, labour and environmental standards.

18 Apr 2015

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulators may recommend testing food for glyphosate residues

April 17 - U.S. regulators may start testing food products for residues of the world's most widely used herbicide, the Environmental Protection Agency told Reuters on Friday, as public concern rises over possible links to disease.

18 Apr 2015
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India issues fresh tax notice to Vodafone - report

MUMBAI - Tax authorities have issued a fresh notice to Vodafone Group Plc seeking re-assessment of tax returns for assessment year 2009-2010, news channel ET Now reported on Saturday citing sources familiar with the development.