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Sainsbury’s to Layoff 1,500

J Sainsbury plc is one of the biggest supermarket holding company in the United Kingdom. Sainsbury’s is the second-largest supermarket after Tesco and was founded in 1869 with its headquarters in Holborn, London. It boasted of being the largest supermarket in the country until the title was taken in 1995. Sainsbury’s has announced plans to…

Bangladesh: 43+ killed in Building Fire

Dhaka, formally known as Dacca, is the capital and largest city of Bangladesh with a population of 10.2 million residents as of 2022. According to reports, there has been an unfortunate fire incident in a 7-storey building in Dhaka on Thursday, February 29 2024, that led to at least 43 fatalities, with 75 people rescued…

EA to Layoff 670

Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) is an American video game company that was founded in 1982, with its headquarters in Redwood City, California. They have made famous games such as FIFA, Medal of Honor, and the Need for Speed series, all under the EA Sports label. According to reports, EA has announced plans to lay off…

Wildfires Lead to Evacuations in Texas

Texas is a state in the South Central region of the United States, with a population of 30.5 million residents as of 2023. It is the second-largest U.S. state by area after Alaska. According to reports, a wildfire in the Texas Panhandle has led to 1 fatality, with more than 4,500 homes and businesses left…

Bumble to Layoff 350

Bumble is an online dating and networking application where profiles of potential matches are displayed to users who can swipe left to reject or swipe right to indicate interest. It was founded in 2014, with its headquarters in Texas, USA. The company boasts of having over 55 million users in 150 countries as of 2019….

India: 3,272 kg of Narcotics Seized

Gujarat is a western state in the Republic of India. It is the fifth-largest Indian state by area, covering 75,685 sq mi, with a population of 60.4 million residents as of 2011. A major drug bust has resulted in the seizure of 3,272kg of narcotics off the Gujarat coast near the International Maritime Boundary Line…

Sony to Layoff 900 in Gaming Division

Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC is a multinational video game and digital entertainment company. It was founded in 2016 with its headquarters in San Mateo, California. It is a subsidiary of Sony Group Corporation and primarily operates the PlayStation brand of video game consoles and products. According to reports, Sony has announced plans to lay off…

Expedia to Layoff 1,500

Expedia Inc. is an online travel agency, launched in 1996 by Microsoft, with its headquarters in Seattle, USA. It is a subsidiary of Expedia Group. Its website and mobile app are used to book airline tickets, hotel reservations, and car rentals, among other services. According to reports, Expedia has announced plans to lay off 1,500…

Volkswagen Recalls 261,257 Vehicles

Volkswagen has issued a recall of 261,257 vehicles in the United States due to issues with the fuel tank suction pumps. According to the notice from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), a problem with a suction jet pump seal inside the fuel tank may cause fuel to flow into the evaporative emissions (EVAP)…

Amazon: $1.9 Million Settlement

Amazon has agreed to pay the sum of $1.9 million USD to 700 migrant contract workers to settle claims that they suffered human rights abuses as a result of exploitative labor contracts in Saudi Arabia. The third-party temporary labor agency involved was Abdullah Fahad Al-Mutairi Co. (AFMCO). The report states that workers had to pay…

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