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Colgate Extends Restructuring Programme, to Cut More Jobs

Colgate-Palmolive Co said on Thursday it would cut more jobs under an extended restructuring programme as the world’s largest toothpaste maker grapples with tough macro-economic conditions, including a strong dollar. The programme, now expected to end in December 2017, will result in the reduction of 3,300 to 3,800 positions globally. Colgate, had earlier said it expected to complete the programme ... Read More »

1% Cut in Corporate Taxes to Cost Exchequer Rs 15K crore: Adhia

New Delhi: Finance Ministry today said it refrained from reducing the corporate tax rate by 1 per cent in 2016-17 Budget as it would have resulted in revenue sacrifice of Rs. 15,000 crore and impacted the fiscal consolidation programme. “The Finance Minister had his own limitations in terms of resources… You know how much the bill is going to come ... Read More »

Adding Omega-3 Fatty Acids to Your Diet May Cut Breast Cancer Risk

A new study reveals that foods rich in Omega-3 fatty acids are likely to reduce the risk of breast cancer in women who are obese and in post-menopausal phase. The study shows that increasing levels of Omega-3 in the blood were linked with reduced breast density. However, the association was found only in women with a body mass index above 29, bordering ... Read More »

Petrol Price Cut But Diesel Gets Costlier

New Delhi: Petrol price was on Wednesday cut by 32 paise per litre but diesel rates were hiked by 28 paise per litre on global trends. Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs. 59.63 per litre from the midnight of February 17 and 18 as against Rs. 59.95 a litre currently whereas a litre of diesel will cost Rs. 44.96 as ... Read More »

HTC Desire 728 Dual SIM Gets a Price Cut in India

A month after launching the HTC Desire 728 Dual SIM in India, the Taiwanese company realises that perhaps its smartphone would sell better with a cheaper price tag. HTC announced on Tuesday that it has slashed the retail price of the HTC Desire 728 (dual-SIM variant) in the country to Rs. 16,990. Launched in India last month, the HTC Desire ... Read More »

OnePlus 2 Gets a Price Cut

OnePlus on Monday announced price revision for the OnePlus 2 smartphone which will now retail at $349 (approximately Rs. 23,700) for the 64GB model. Prior to this, the OnePlus 2 64GB model was priced at $389 in the US. We can expect the company to make an announcement for the Indian market shortly. Until the time, the OnePlus 2 in ... Read More »