• BBC

    UK inflation rate calculator: How much are prices rising for you?

    Use our calculator to find out how much the cost of living is going up in your household.

  • Associated Press

    Japan makes arrests on bribery suspicions in Tokyo Olympics

    A former Tokyo Olympic organizing committee board member and three people from a clothing company that was a surprise sponsor of the 2020 Games were arrested on bribery suspicions Wednesday. Haruyuki Takahashi, a former executive at advertising company Dentsu, is suspected of receiving bribes from the former head of Aoki Holdings Inc. and two company employees, the prosecutors’ office said. The company that makes affordable business suits was a surprise pick to dress the Japanese Olympic team, when other nations had top fashion brands designing athletes' outfits.

  • Reuters

    Investment demand to lift India's silver imports to record high

    India's silver imports are set to triple in 2022 from a year ago to record highs after a dip in prices to 2-year lows spurred investors to bet that the metal was primed for a rebound and could outperform gold in the coming years. Higher demand in India, the world's biggest silver consumer, could support global prices. "Investment demand has been boosting imports," said Chirag Thakkar, CEO of Amrapali Group Gujarat, a leading silver importer.