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The COVID Academic Slide Could Be Worse Than Expected

The COVID Academic Slide Could Be Worse Than Expected

Three years later, the COVID slide hasn’t stopped. New research suggests students still haven’t regained the academic ground they’ve lost in the disruptions of the ongoing pandemic, and many high school students will continue to struggle after graduation. The average high school junior who took the ACT college-entry test in spring 2021 fell from the [...]

February 4, 2022 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on The COVID Academic Slide Could Be Worse Than Expected

Rupee claws back to end at 66.89 v/s USD after 3-day slide

Rupee claws back to end at 66.89 v/s USD after 3-day slide

MUMBAI: The rupee staged a modest comeback after a three-straight day fall against the US dollar to end 3 paise higher at 66.89 on easing fears of an imminent US Fed rate hike amid softer overseas sentiment. Fresh dollar selling by banks and exporters largely helped the home currency to recover from early losses. The [...]

September 14, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Rupee claws back to end at 66.89 v/s USD after 3-day slide

Stocks slide on rate hike talk, German data; euro off

Stocks slide on rate hike talk, German data; euro off

Stocks across the globe fell the most since June on Friday, weighed by comments from Federal Reserve officials that lifted bets on an interest rate hike and after German trade data cast doubt on the strength of the euro zone’s largest economy. German exports fell sharply in July, shrinking the overall trade surplus for the [...]

September 9, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Stocks slide on rate hike talk, German data; euro off

U.K. vote raises fears of real estate slide

U.K. vote raises fears of real estate slide

LONDON — The British pound dropped sharply Tuesday to a 31-year low on concerns that the country’s decision to leave the European Union will cause a steep slide in U.K. commercial real estate values and hurt the wider economy. Markets were jittery after three financial firms stopped trading in their respective U.K. commercial property funds [...]

July 7, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on U.K. vote raises fears of real estate slide