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At least 2 dead and 2 deputies wounded in Wal-Mart shootout in Washington state


January 24th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by BNO News
PORT ORCHARD, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- At least two people were killed and two deputies were injured during a shootout outside a Wal-Mart store in Washington state, local media reported Sunday.The shooter ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama, Wal-Mart team up for healthy food campaign


January 21st, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Retail giant Wal-Mart is collaborating with US First Lady Michelle Obama to launch an extensive five-year plan to make its food healthier and more affordable.The move is ... Read more...

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French retailer Carrefour opens first wholesale store in India


December 30th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The world's second largest retailer, the France-based Carrefour opened its first cash-and-carry wholesale store in India at the capital's eastern suburb of Shahadra Thursday and said it ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart Recalls 2.2 Million Heaters


December 18th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent development, retail giant Wal-Mart has decided to recall over 2 million electric heaters following the directive of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. ... Read more...

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Three dead, dozens injured in police firing in Bangladesh


December 13th, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Chittagong/Dhaka (Bangladesh), Dec.13 (ANI): At least three people were killed and dozens of others were injured after police opened fire on tens of thousands of Bangladeshi garment workers who were demanding better ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie To Initiate An Exclusive Luxury Jewelry Line With Ex-Asprey CEO, Robert Procop


December 10th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Women’s Wear Daily (WWD) asserted a few days back that the accomplished American actress, Angelina Jolie, labeled as a seductress by her ... Read more...

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Walmart Announces Plans to End Extra Sunday Pay


December 10th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Walmart Stores has become the biggest private employer in the United States, and have announced plans to cease paying their employees an extra dollar an hour to work ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart’s Extra Pay Policy For Sunday Coming To An End


December 9th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wal-Mart Stores Inc. which is a top US based retailer recently announced that it will stop paying the newly recruited employees an extra $1 per hour ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart all set to withdraw its extra pay scheme for Sundays


December 9th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wal-Mart has some bad news for their new hires. As they are planning to stop paying their new hires the extra $1 per hour for ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart Intends To Terminate Extra Pay For Its Employees Functioning On Sunday


December 9th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Wal-Mart Stores is the largest private employer in America, which now intends to bring to a halt its reimbursement of an additional ... Read more...

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Shopper in a mess over not showing receipts at Wal-Mart


December 8th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A shopper has hit the Internet with her ordeal at the hands of a Wal-Mart security guy during the Black Friday shopping spree.The shopper who only ... Read more...

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Huge fire in Punjab factory


December 2nd, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 2 (IANS) Goods worth millions of rupees were burnt Thursday morning in a major fire at a thread factory of the Trident group near Barnala town in Punjab, police said.Firemen ... Read more...

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Laptop Deals Aplenty On Cyber Monday!


November 30th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The price of laptops is falling incredibly over the last two years and nowadays it is erosible to buy a desktop replacement laptop without burning a ... Read more...

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Cyber Monday Unveils Bonanza For Gaming Addicts


November 30th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year a lot of people are preferring to shop on Cyber Monday as it gives them the opportunity of buying desired products at rock bottom ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart Hit By Shoplifting Amidst Cyber Monday Sales Season


November 28th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The holiday festive season has started in full swing and the shoppers are getting spoilt for choice as the top retailers are luring them with lucrative ... Read more...

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Tina Knowles Exhibits Her Fresh Clothing Line For All Bodily Sizes On ‘The View’


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Beyoncé was a part of ‘The View’ recently. However, the tête-à-tête did not solely revolve around her. Her Mom, Tina Knowles, was also a component ... Read more...

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Tina Knowles’ Clothing Line, “Miss Tina” Hits Wal Mart


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Christmas season is right in the corner and everyone is getting high with a shopping spree for the festive season. Tina Knowles thereby proved herself ... Read more...

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iPad is a hot favorite of the Black Friday 2010 deals


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Consumers are reportedly eyeing the iPad in the upcoming Black Friday 2010. Several retailer shops are offering the gadget at competitive prices but it is the ... Read more...

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Black Friday 2010: NRF Counsels The Need For Retailers’ Readiness To Tackle Troublesome Situations


November 20th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Black Friday (BF) is the Friday that follows the Thanksgiving Day in America, with BF conventionally symbolizing the commencement of the Christmas shopping season in ... Read more...

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Countless Mesmerizing ‘Black Friday 2010′ Offers Already Enunciated


November 19th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The phrase, ‘Black Friday’, has roots that travel back to 1966 and is associated with the sales in the immediate aftermath of Thanksgiving in America. ... Read more...

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Two weeks to Black Friday 2010


November 18th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is two weeks to Black Friday 2010 and already the ads of several top companies have been leaked onto the Internet. This season, most of ... Read more...

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Walmart profit rises 2.6 percent during third quarter


November 17th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by BNO News
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS (BNO NEWS) -- Walmart Inc. on Tuesday announced its results for the third quarter of 2011 which reflect a 2.6 percent increase in its net sales and a 9.3 percent ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart looking into the reasons why their Black Friday 2010 ads was leaked


November 15th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This is exactly what Wal-Mart feared. After threatening legal action against Black Friday ads leak, Wal-Mart’s Black Friday ad has been leaked. The company hoped to ... Read more...

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Retailers prepare for Black Friday 2010


November 15th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With consumers fast becoming price conscious, some mega shops in the United States are trying to keep their cards tightly on their chest when it comes ... Read more...

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Black Friday 2010 Ads By Wal-Mart Leaked Online


November 15th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With Thanksgiving Day drawing near, all Americans are gearing up to shop till they drop for the auspicious event. All that the customers are waiting for ... Read more...

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Black Friday Sales Bring Good News For Gadget Freaks!


November 13th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With each passing day the excitement surrounding the upcoming Black Friday sales is soaring upwards among the buyers. This year a lot of big retailers have ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to launch 9-day, 16-stop signing tour for new book


November 13th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin is set to launch a nine-day, 16-stop signing tour for her new book 'America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag' ... Read more...

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Best Buy Unveils Pre-Black Friday Deals For Gadget Lovers!


November 12th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Black Friday is approaching and it means the shop-a-holics have got the reason to smile and grab their desired products art bargain rates. The large ... Read more...

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Target Black Friday Ad Revealed, Full of Gadget Deals


November 10th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Black Friday is almost knocking on the doors and all the big retailers are coming up with their special deals for the much awaited sales. ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart & Target engage in a price war over toys


November 9th, 2010 - 1:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wal-Mart wants to ensure that it is not left out of the battle for a greater share in the amount parents will spend this holiday season. ... Read more...

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Legally Dead Man Wanted For Murder Of 12-Year-Old Girl


November 7th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a rather strange turn of events a man, who has been declared dead sixteen years ago, all of a sudden is hitting headlines after authorities ... Read more...

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Black Friday Deals Make Gadget Lovers Smiling!


November 6th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The excitement surrounding the Black Friday sales is reaching a crescendo in the USA. As a matter of fact millions of people wait for this deal ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart to target 35,000 Indian farmers for agri-business supply chain by 2015


October 26th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitNew Delhi, Oct.26 (ANI): American retail giant Wal-Mart on Tuesday announced plans for roping in 35,000 farmers into its retail-related activities in the Indian agri-business sector by 2015."We are already ... Read more...

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New Recruit At Berkshire Likely To Be Buffett’s Successor


October 26th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Berkshire Hathaway known as BRK.A in short was rife with the rumors of Warren Buffett grooming his successor. The rumors started circulating after a ... Read more...

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Graco Children’s Products Inc. recalls 2 million strollers


October 20th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Graco Children’s Products Inc. is voluntarily recalling some 2 million of their baby strollers after it emerged that 4 toddlers have been killed in a freak ... Read more...

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