Claire’s Accessories recalls girls’ make-up due to fears they contain potentially deadly asbestos

RETAILER Claire’s has pulled make-up products off its shelves while it investigates claims they contain asbestos. The accessory chain has withdrawn 17 items from sale in the United States, after a concerned mum sent one of the sets she purchased for her daughter to be tested. CLAIRE’S ACCESSORIES   Claire’s has pulled 17 products from … Read more Claire’s Accessories recalls girls’ make-up due to fears they contain potentially deadly asbestos

Economic Survey stokes fears of higher duty on gold jewellery

MUMBAI: The Economic Survey’s observation that the government bears an implicit subsidy of 6% on gold consumed by the middle class, has raised expectations among traders that tax paid to buy jewellery could rise to reduce this subsidy. However, most in the trade expect that the tax on jewellery would rise only when the government … Read more Economic Survey stokes fears of higher duty on gold jewellery

Is Kim Kardashian’s stolen jewellery funding TERRORISM? Fears that reality TV star’s diamonds have gone ‘straight into the coffers of Islamic jihadists’

Jewellery stolen from Kim Kardashian after she was held at gunpoint during a raid in Paris could be funding terrorism, a new report has claimed. The world’s highest paid reality star was targeted at her exclusive apartment in the French capital during fashion week in October. Thieves made off with her 20-carat Lorraine Schwartz engagement … Read more Is Kim Kardashian’s stolen jewellery funding TERRORISM? Fears that reality TV star’s diamonds have gone ‘straight into the coffers of Islamic jihadists’

Poundland recalls Halloween costume accessories over fears they can easily catch fire

Poundland has urged customers to return Halloween costume accessories over fears they can easily catch fire. The budget retailer is withdrawing several of its products including a witches hat with hair and various coloured wigs which have been on sale since last year. The store found the fancy dress items are below standard and ‘pose … Read more Poundland recalls Halloween costume accessories over fears they can easily catch fire