London, Ont. group raises awareness for city’s climate action plan – London

A London, Ont., environmental group has launched an initiative to promote the City’s climate action plan. Climate Action London’s new campaign, called Connect with the London Climate Plan, invites Londoners to come together to take collective action on climate change. The group’s co-founder Mary Ann Hodge tells 980 CFPL the initiative will help Londoners better … Read more

Greenbelt is Ontario’s jurisdiction, Ford says after federal minister raises concerns

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he’s disappointed the federal environment minister indicated he’d consider intervening in the province’s Greenbelt development plans. The province announced in November that it is removing about 7,400 acres from 15 different areas in the protected Greenbelt lands, while adding more parcels elsewhere, in order to build 50,000 homes. Media outlet … Read more

Lakers reportedly plan to make Rui Hachimura a starter, but that raises other rotation questions

Part of the appeal of the Rui Hachimura trade the Los Angeles Lakers made on Monday was the relatively meager price. Opposing teams have spent the entire season asking the Lakers for one of their two tradable first-round picks in almost any negotiated trade, but the Washington Wizards were willing to send him to the … Read more

Walmart’s U.S. workers to get pay raises next month

Walmart said it’s giving U.S. workers pay raises next month, increasing starting wages to between $14 and $19 an hour. Company President CEO John Furner told employees in a memo Tuesday that the pay raises will be reflected in their March 2 paychecks and will come through a combination of targeted and regular annual pay … Read more

Mukul Agarwal portfolio: Investor raises stake in multibagger penny stock in Q3

Mukul Agarwal has raised stake in this multibagger stock from 1.22 per cent to 1.33 per cent during third quarter of the current fiscal. (HT)

Mukul Agarwal portfolio: Ace investor has added a good number of shares in its stock portfolio during October to December 2022 quarter. After appearing in the shareholding pattern of Q3FY23 in nine new companies, investor Mukul Agarwal has raised stake in small-cap portfolio stock that has delivered stellar return to its shareholders in post-Covid stock … Read more

Significant shift in alcohol guidelines raises questions for Australia

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Key Points: Health authorities in Canada have released new guidelines on alcohol consumption. The guidelines also recommend mandatory labelling of all alcoholic beverages with health warnings. Public health experts in Australia welcomed the move as a step in the right direction. Health authorities in Canada have released new guidelines on alcohol consumption, recommending one to … Read more

Aaron Carter Benefit Concert with Backstreet Boys, NSYNC & Others Raises $150K

It was boy band heaven for Aaron Carter fans wanting to honor their favorite pop star while raising money for charity at the same time … all thanks to an effort organized in part by Aaron’s older siblings, Nick and Angel Carter. Nick, alongside his Backstreet Boy bandmate AJ McLean, NSYNC’s Lance Bass, 98 Degrees’ … Read more

Sundaram Alternates raises ₹205 cr from first close of debut corporate credit fund

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Sundaram Alternates announced the first close of its debut Corporate Credit fund – Sundaram Emerging Corporate Credit Opportunities Fund – Series I (ECCO I) at ₹205 crore. The ECCO I fund, launched in June 2022, is a SEBI-approved category II AIF and aiming to raise ₹500 crore with a green shoe option of ₹500 crore.  … Read more