Walmart.Com names new US chief

Walmart.Com US CEO and President Joel Anderson is leaving at the end of the month to take a job as president of discount-store chain Five Below Inc.

Five people, including 2 police, dead in Las Vegas ambush shooting

An armed man and woman shouting about a "revolution" opened fire and killed two Las Vegas policemen who were eating lunch in a pizza parlor on Sunday, then fatally shot a civilian in a nearby Walmart store before killing themselves, police said.

US labour board files complaint on Walmart violations

The US National Labor Relations Board has issued a formal complaint against giant retailer Walmart, saying it violated labour rules by threatening and punishing workers who joined pro-union protests.

Sikh group asks to discontinue bin Laden-type costumes

A Sikh advocacy group here has asked big retailers like Walmart to discontinue selling an Osama bin Laden-type Halloween costume, saying the get-up perpetuates "negative stereotypes" about turbans which leads to violence and discrimination against community members.

UPA has surrendered before global retailers: BJP

BJP accused UPA of surrendering before global retailers like Walmart by diluting norms for FDI in multi-brand retail and promised to do away with such "flip-flop" economic policy if voted to power.

BJP to oppose entry of Walmart into HP: Satti

The Himachal Pradesh BJP, which has been opposing FDI in retail, on Saturday said it would not allow foreign stores like Walmart into the state.

Drew Barrymore launching budget-friendly cosmetics brand

Drew Barrymore is officially launching her own luxurious brand of makeup called Flower aiming to bring high end quality at an affordable price.

Last word on FDI in retail has not been said: BJP

BJP on Friday said the last word has not yet been said on the FDI in multi-brand retail issue and the party would revisit the decision of the UPA government if it comes to power.

Law will take its own course: Govt on Walmart issue

Government on Sunday said that law will take its own course if investigations establish that there has been any violation by global retail giant Walmart in its attempts to gain entry into the Indian market.

Walmart probe by retired judge: Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath announced on Wednesday that the government will appoint a retired judge to hold the inquiry into reports on lobbying by Walmart.

CPI-M will not allow opening of Walmart stores in India: Karat

CPI-M leader Prakash Karat on Tuesday said his party would not allow opening of stores in India by Walmart.

Walmart issue: ‘Govt best judge to decide on type of probe`

Congress on Tuesday said the government is the "best judge" to decide what type of inquiry is needed on the controversy.

Walmart lobbying issue: Govt ready for probe, says Kamal Nath

With the Walmart lobbying disclosure becoming a major political issue, the UPA government on Tuesday agreed to an inquiry on the matter.

Disclose names of recipients of Walmart lobbying money: BJP

After report that Walmart paid for lobbying in India, BJP demanded probe to find out names of recipients and insisted that till this is done retail giant should not be allowed to set up shops here.

Govt, SP headed for showdown on quota bill, BSP wants quick passage

UPA govt and the SP on Monday appeared headed for a showdown on the bill providing for reservation to SC/STs in government job promotions.

Delhi may become first state to have Walmart, Tesco stores

Delhi may soon become the first city in the country to have global retail chains like Walmart and Tesco.

Walmart ‘troubled’ over gutted Bangladesh garment factory

US retailer Walmart has said that it is ‘troubled’ that a supplier subcontracted work without authorization to a factory has been hit by a lethal fire in Bangladesh.

BJP demands probe into Walmart`s graft allegations

Terming the graft allegations made by Walmart as a "serious issue", BJP on Saturday demanded a probe into the matter and asked the government to come out with a reply.

Pakistani bomb-maker eyed Walmart, NSE in New York

The bomb-maker has revealed how al Qaeda handler in Pak considered everything from the subway to theatres as targets.

Gujarat to adhere Amul pattern, not that of Walmart:Modi

Gujarat CM Narendra Modi told a visiting delegation of American
Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India that the state would
adhere to Amul`s pattern in organised retail and would avoid
Walmart`s model.