“Allowed To Be Purchased Like Cattle”: Goa Congress Ally Slams Defections – NDTV

Goa Forward Party chief Vijai Sardesai accuses BJP of “deceit and manipulation”. Panaji: Congress ally Goa Forward Party has said MLAs who have defected to the ruling BJP are “pure evil” and “enemies of the people and God”. Led by former chief minister Digambar Kamat and senior leader Michael Lobo, eight of 11 Congress MLAs … Read more

US inflation slows slightly to 8.3% in August, stock futures plunge | Mint – Mint

US equity-index futures plunged as the Labor Department’s consumer price index report on Tuesday showed monthly CPI increased at an annual pace of 8.3%, more than economists’ median estimate of 8.1%, cementing bets of a large 75-basis-point rate hike from the Federal Reserve next week. A steep decline in gasoline prices helped cool inflation, but … Read more