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MPs urge crackdown on excessive pay to rebuild public trust in business

MPs urge crackdown on excessive pay to rebuild public trust in business

British businesses must crack down on excessive pay for bosses and improve boardroom diversity to restore public trust after scandals at Sports Direct and collapsed retailer BHS, MPs have warned. Among their wide-ranging recommendations, the MPs’ committee called for a ban on long-term investment plans, complex multi-year pay deals that have been criticised for masking [...]

April 5, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on MPs urge crackdown on excessive pay to rebuild public trust in business

Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

The government has said there is no proposal under its consideration to allow private car owners to share rides and charge fare, and no steps have been taken to evolve a regulatory mechanism over the same. “At present there is no such proposal under consideration of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways,” Minister of [...]

April 5, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Irritation From Ill-Fitting Dentures May Lead to Cancer

Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Irritation From Ill-Fitting Dentures May Lead to Cancer

April is celebrated as the World Oral Cancer Awareness month to educate people about the rise in global oral cancer cases. Statistics show that nearly one person loses life to oral cancer every day. “Of the people newly diagnosed with these cancers, only about 60% will live longer than 5 years. Moreover, many who do [...]

April 5, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Irritation From Ill-Fitting Dentures May Lead to Cancer

Facebook Hands Swedish Prosecutors Footage in Gang Rape Case

Facebook Hands Swedish Prosecutors Footage in Gang Rape Case

Swedish prosecutors investigating a suspected gang rape and its broadcast via Facebook Live said on Friday they had received a copy of the footage from the US social media company. Prosecutors earlier this month charged two men with raping a woman in January, and a third with the crime of “grave defamation” by streaming it [...]

April 1, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Facebook Hands Swedish Prosecutors Footage in Gang Rape Case

5 tips for interior designers to maximise their business

5 tips for interior designers to maximise their business

In today’s fraught business scenario, where only a few interior designers are able to do the larger chunk of business comprising of 80% of prominent opportunities. At the same time, many other talented designers are unable to get access to prolific projects. Successful designers have mastered the art of maximising their business over time. Let’s [...]

April 1, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on 5 tips for interior designers to maximise their business

Ayurvedic Drug Poisoning: Don’t Buy Drugs Blindly in Search of Natural Cures

Ayurvedic Drug Poisoning: Don’t Buy Drugs Blindly in Search of Natural Cures

The ancient Indian practice of medicine, known as Ayurveda, has long been credited as a great alternative treatment for various health problems. It makes use of different kinds of natural herbs and medicinal plants that are said to not have side effects as associated with chemical drugs. Perhaps this is why, even for major diseases [...]

April 1, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Ayurvedic Drug Poisoning: Don’t Buy Drugs Blindly in Search of Natural Cures

Easy “Cozy Home” Decorating Ideas

Easy “Cozy Home” Decorating Ideas

Add personalized touches by hanging straw hats and artwork on the walls. Whether you use scented lavender candles, soft and smooth music or a nice glass of wine to relax, the environment you choose is just as important as the method of relaxation. Your home is generally your place of choice especially Monday – Friday [...]

March 29, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Easy “Cozy Home” Decorating Ideas

TISS announces closure of 3 centres: Students demand answers

TISS announces closure of 3 centres: Students demand answers

 Most of the students at TISS weren’t on campus at the time of the announcement . The announcement by Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS) to shut down three centres and discontinue services of around 25 teachers has baffled students, who have demanded a clarification from the administration. While most of the students at TISS [...]

March 29, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on TISS announces closure of 3 centres: Students demand answers

Seasonal Allergy: 5 Tips You Should Follow to Keep Allergies Under Control

Seasonal Allergy: 5 Tips You Should Follow to Keep Allergies Under Control

Spring season is here, which also means that seasonal allergies are going to be on the rise among those who are susceptible to it. This is the time when nature is busy in the process of pollination. Pollen grains are everywhere in the air, and inhaling them could cause severe allergies in some people including [...]

March 29, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Seasonal Allergy: 5 Tips You Should Follow to Keep Allergies Under Control

Real estate firms with commercial portfolio scored in December quarter

Real estate firms with commercial portfolio scored in December quarter

December quarter results show rental income from commercial assets is alleviating, at least partially. Residential properties still not up to the mark The mood was sombre in the December quarter among real estate firms. The November ban on old, high-value banknotes affected the real estate sector hugely, given that it is infamous for cash transactions. [...]

March 25, 2017 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate firms with commercial portfolio scored in December quarter

Between the sheets: Brooklinen’s stylish bedding collection

Between the sheets: Brooklinen’s stylish bedding collection

Brooklinen is a Brooklyn-based direct-to-consumer bedding company, sourcing the finest materials for its stylish collections, available at accessible price points The story behind Brooklinen follows a now-familiar tack. After years of failing to find quality, yet reasonably priced bedsheets, the husband and wife duo of Rich and Vicki Fulop industriously decided to take it upon themselves [...]

March 25, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Between the sheets: Brooklinen’s stylish bedding collection

Infy, Others Change H-1B Visa Strategy, Applications Begin Next Month

Infy, Others Change H-1B Visa Strategy, Applications Begin Next Month

Infosys will also halt H-1B applications for employees with less than 4yrs of experience, says a report.    While the White House has drafted an executive order that envisages changes to the way the H-1B program is administered, none have come into effect so far. With the application process kicking off next month, companies are [...]

March 25, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Infy, Others Change H-1B Visa Strategy, Applications Begin Next Month