Pepper prices hit record low, hard to recover

Pepper prices hit record low, hard to recover

Prices of agro-products go up and down periodically as per the rule of supply and demand in the market. Therefore, there is no surprise when pepper prices go down because pepper prices maintained high in a long time and there is oversupply.

Police officers block the access to the Champs Elysees in Paris after a shooting on April 20, 2017.— AFP

Islamic State claims Champs Elysees police killing

A known terror suspect gunned down a police officer and wounded two others Thursday on Paris’s Champs Elysees in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group days before France’s presidential election.