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Network18's Homeshop18 sacks 200 staff to make business 'leaner, more focussed'

Network18's Homeshop18 sacks 200 staff to make business 'leaner, more focussed'

Homeshop18 (TV18 Homeshopping Network) — the home shopping channel of Network18 — has laid off close to 200 of its staffers in an effort to bring down the cost of its operations. These include employees across levels.

Mexico warns of tariffs, spurns US aid under review by Donald Trump
Mexico warns of tariffs, spurns US aid under review by Donald Trump

An emboldened Mexico hardened its opposition to President Donald Trump on Friday by saying it would retaliate if the United States imposed a border tax

For retailers, Spencer's, Chumbak, even Crossword Bookstores, clothes top home accessories, music, books
For retailers, Spencer's, Chumbak, even Crossword Bookstores, clothes top home accessories, music, books

With an eye on margins amid stiff competition, retailers are slowly moving towards fashion products over home accessories, music and books.

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HEALTH

High blood sugar may cause Alzheimer's disease: Study
High blood sugar may cause Alzheimer's disease: Study

High blood sugar levels may not only cause diabetes, but also lead to Alzheimer's disease, say scientists who have found that excess glucose damages a vital enzyme involved with inflammation response to the early stages of the neurodegenereative disease.

COMMODITIES

Gold at 3-1/2-month high as Federal Reserve dampens rate hike expectations
Gold at 3-1/2-month high as Federal Reserve dampens rate hike expectations

Gold prices rose 1 percent to a 3-1/2-month high on Thursday after minutes from the latest Federal Reserve policy meeting further dampened expectations for an interest rate hike in March, lowering U.S. bond yields and pressuring the dollar.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 25 Feb )This Week ( 19 Feb - 04 Mar )

SAGITTARIUS Your creative energy should now be at a peak, but not perhaps because the stars are all on your side. On the contrary, challenging romantic stars remind us of the cliché that all great art stems from… read more