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Strawberry scare: Australian supermarket stops selling needles

Strawberry scare: Australian supermarket stops selling needles

The move came as the Australian parliament fast-tracked legislation to toughen penalties for those found tampering with food.

Strawberry saboteur evades police in Australia

Strawberry saboteur evades police in Australia

As the number of reported attacks ballooned and suspected copycat attacks were reported, police issued a warning about the seriousness of the crime.

Woman dies in Los Angeles supermarket hostage drama

Woman dies in Los Angeles supermarket hostage drama

During the shootout, the suspect was wounded in the arm, Mayor Eric Garcetti said, adding that one woman was shot in the store and later declared dead at the scene.

Three people killed in shooting, hostage-taking in France

Three people killed in shooting, hostage-taking in France

Police later stormed the supermarket in the small town of Trebes and Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said on Twitter that the attacker had been killed.

Death toll rises to five in Leicester explosion

Death toll rises to five in Leicester explosion

Five people were killed and five injured after an explosion and fire destroyed a small supermarket and a flat in the English city of Leicester late on Sunday.

Lidl says sorry for removing crosses from churches on packaging

Lidl says sorry for removing crosses from churches on packaging

Supermarket chain Lidl has apologised for airbrushing Christian crosses out of images of the Greek island of Santorini on some of its food packaging, after being hit by criticism on social media.

Hamburg attacker had 'radical Islamist' motive: prosecutor

Hamburg attacker had 'radical Islamist' motive: prosecutor

A 26-year-old failed asylum seeker who carried out a deadly knife attack in a Hamburg supermarket likely had a "radical Islamist" motive, German prosecutors said on Monday.

Five killed after small plane crashes in Portugal

Five killed after small plane crashes in Portugal

A small airplane crashed near a supermarket in a residential area outside Lisbon on Monday, killing five people, rescue workers said.

Al Meera opens branch in Umm Slal Ali

Al Meera opens branch in Umm Slal Ali

Al Meera Consumer Goods Company has opened a branch in Umm Slal Ali, marking the launch of the third shopping centre in the company’s previously announced 14-store expansion plan.

‘French shooting does not appear to be terror act’

‘French shooting does not appear to be terror act’

A man who opened fire near a supermarket west of Paris and seriously injured two people is an incident not at first sight considered to be a possible act of terrorism ...

Supermarket, cafeteria shut down over violations

Supermarket, cafeteria shut down over violations

The crackdown on errant commercial outlets continued in the run-up to Eid al-Adha with the municipal authorities announcing the closure of a supermarket in Simaisma and a cafeteria in Doha Industrial Area.

Supermarket shut permanently in Al Khor

Supermarket shut permanently in Al Khor

A supermarket in Al Khor has been closed permanently as it was found operating without the necessary permits, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment said.