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Johnson and Johnson ends global sales of baby talcum powder

UK: Johnson and Johnson have announced to end the sales of baby powder globally in 2023. The company has already stopped selling the product in the United States for more than two years, owing to numerous consumer safety lawsuits against the baby powder. The company is now planning to develop a baby talcum powder completely based on corn starch.

UK plans to subsidise energy bills for industry firms

London : The government of the United Kingdom is planning to subsidise the energy bills for energy-intensive industries like the steel and cement industry to support the business facing hurdles of energy bills. The move is expected to benefit nearly 300 businesses in the country. These businesses facilitate approximately 60,000 jobs for the citizens.

U.K. launches vaccination campaigns as Polio marks comeback

London: The United Kingdom has launched vaccination programmes for children below ten years of age as the Polio virus remerges in the country. Not only the U.K., the United States and Israel have also been fearing the wider outbreak of this virus.

Drought to be announced in UK today as heatwave persists

UK: Amidst the scorching heatwaves that have been persistent in the United Kingdom, the Drought is set to be declared today in some parts of England. The temperatures in the country have been soaring up to 35 degrees Celsius, which is hotter than the Caribbean. Earlier, the Met Office had issued a four-days extreme heatwave warning along with an exceptional risk of breakouts of fires at various places. 

I’d rather lose the Prime Minister elections than winning on fake promises : Rishi Sunak

UK: The final contender in the race to be the next Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak, has said that he'd rather lose the elections than winning them based on false promises to the citizens regarding the solutions to the cost-of-living crisis currently prevalent in the country.
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