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Bangladesh Unions Say ‘Downgraded’ Garment Workers Miss Expected Pay Hike

Bangladesh's union leaders said on Tuesday (15) that some garment factories were assigning long-standing workers lower salary grades than they deserved to reduce the...

Bangladesh Garment Workers Stage Protests, Say Pay Hike Insufficient

Several thousand garment workers took to the streets in Bangladesh on Monday (14), rejecting a pay hike in the crucial export industry as insufficient,...

Philippine Court Orders Jail For Former Bank Manager Over Bangladesh Central Bank Heist

A Philippine court on Thursday (10) held a former bank manager guilty on eight counts of money laundering, the first conviction in one of...

First time buyer Samia turns her life around and puts down roots in Rayners...

Sponsored Feature After years of renting in London, 36 year old Head of Clinical Affairs Samia decided to take her first step onto the property...

Leicester care home wins top award

A care home in Leicester celebrated a “well-deserved” win at the Great British Care Awards last month. Asra House Residential Care Home, as part of...
Australia coal mine project

Adani gives final approval for $4 billion Australia coal mine project

Adani Enterprises on Tuesday (6) gave final investment approval for its controversial $4 billion Carmichael mine and rail project in Queensland. "The project has Final...
Mobile internet usage in India

India’s mobile internet use increases ninefold

Mobile internet usage in India has increased ninefold in a single year, after the launch of a new operator sparked a telecoms price war,...
Steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta

Steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta expands into financial services

Steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has launched a new financial services arm Wyelands Capital as he expands his business empire in the UK. The Liberty House...
Angela Merkel

Chancellor Merkel wants to foster stronger Germany-India ties

Germany wants to develop its ties with India but this should not be at the cost of its trans-Atlantic relationship, chancellor Angela Merkel said...
Narendra Modi

Modi’s Berlin visit signals Asian pivot for Atlanticist Merkel

India is keen to attract more German companies to invest and improve bilateral relations, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi said ahead of a...