Supply Chain Gaps: Should India Bet on Vietnam to Overtake China?

By Subrata Majumder With China sinking into economic crisis, the global supply chain industry is under serious threat. China is the world power and accounts for about a quarter of the manufacturing in the global supply chain. Crippled by Covid-19, followed by an unrelenting war between Russia and Ukraine that triggered global sanctions against Russia, … Read more

Former media exec Indrani Mukerjea released on bail in family murder case that gripped India

Former Indian media executive Indrani Mukerjea was released from Mumbai jail on bail on Friday, nearly seven years after she was arrested for allegedly murdering her daughter. The sensational case, centered on Indrani and her then-husband Peter Mukerjea, a former CEO of then-Fox-owned broadcaster Star India, received breathless news coverage after their arrests. For the … Read more

Emirates News Agency – The United Arab Emirates chairs the 28th meeting of the Advisory Committee for Mining in the Arab Countries

Friday, May 20, 2022 – 9:11 PM Rabat, May 20/WAM/ The United Arab Emirates, represented by the Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, chaired the twenty-eighth meeting of the Advisory Committee for the Mineral Resources Sector of the Arab Organization for Industrial Development, Standardization and Mining , which was held at the organization’s headquarters. The state … Read more

the supermarket business model is too fragile to protect customers from rising food prices

Food prices, like almost everything else, are rising rapidly. Recently there have been warnings of “apocalyptic” costs and a declaration that the “era of cheap food” is over. Such announcements have been linked to ailing economies trying to recover from the pandemic and the effects of the war in Ukraine, one of the world’s largest … Read more

Dame Deborah James has a rose named after her at the Chelsea Flower Show 2022

D ame Deborah James has a rose named after her that will be on display at the Chelsea Flower Show next week. Proudly, podcaster James posed with the blooming rose that will help raise money for his Bowelbabe Fund for Cancer Research UK. The Harkness Rose Company will present the Dame Deborah James Rose on … Read more

Ukrainians retake control of Russia in Kharkiv – Channel 4 News

Twelve people were killed and dozens wounded in intense Russian rocket attacks in eastern Ukraine, as NATO’s secretary general said Moscow’s offensive in Donbas appeared to have stalled. However, he warned that this does not mean that Russia has abandoned its strategic objectives, adding that “we must be prepared for a prolonged war.” Ukrainian forces … Read more

Farewell to ‘One Eyed Baz’: Frank Bruno among mourners at ex-thug Barrington Patterson’s funeral

The funeral of one-eyed anti-gang mentor Barrington ‘Baz’ Patterson drew hundreds of mourners on Friday, with boxing legend Frank Bruno among the guests who attended the service at Birmingham Cathedral. The much-loved figure in the community received huge applause as his entourage left the Birmingham City FC pitch, as fans and loved ones lit sparklers … Read more

Six minors charged with fatal shooting of a man in Kansas

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas prosecutor says he wants to try four 14-year-olds as adults in the shooting death of a Missouri man. They are among six teens charged in juvenile court with first-degree murder in the death of 19-year-old Marco Cardino of Smithville, Missouri. The other two suspects are 13 years old and … Read more