Good cause: Leslie Jordan of Will & Grace fame was seen in a gray suit. 'On this Memorial Day let us remember that our freedom isn’t free — and, we should all be proud to be Americans. I am honored to be affiliated with the Boot Campaign, helping veterans and military families with wonderful programs. #LaceUpAMERICA,' he said … [Read more...] about Memorial Day wishes from Hollywood: Stars take to social media to honor the fallen heroes of the United States
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South Korea on Thursday reported its biggest jump in coronavirus cases in more than 50 days, a huge setback that could erase some of its hard-won gains. Health officials warned that the resurgence is getting harder to track and social distancing and other steps need to be taken. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus | South Korea virus cases make biggest jump in 50 days
China has long sought stability on its southern border as well as the dominance of the terrain. As India has ramped up its infrastructure, a process that has also included the deployment of fighters, new artillery, cruise missiles and, most recently, American helicopters and airlift, its dominance is coming under threat. India’s bold moves regarding Kashmir and China’s deteriorating geopolitical environment may be leading Beijing to up the ante. If so, it is all the more reason for India to stand firm. … [Read more...] about India is right to be firm on China | HT Editorial
By Rushabh Desai “Ultra-short” duration funds are meant to invest in very short-term fixed income instruments. The average maturity of the funds in the category ranges between three to 12 months. This is why the category is suitable for investors looking to park their money for three to six months, mainly to fulfil their short-term financial needs. Of course, the investor can stay invested for more time if he/she wishes. However, the Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund episode revealed that not all ultra-short duration funds are really “ultra-short.” Sure, the average maturity of the funds looks very much in line with the category mandate, but one should understand that it is only the weighted average of the maturities as per the allocation in the overall portfolio. The truth is that the actual maturity profile looks very different and many instruments in the portfolio have maturities beyond the average maturity period. The data below clearly shows that many funds … [Read more...] about Are your ultra short duration funds really ultra short?
NEW DELHI: Google continues to be a hot favourite for career seekers as the company has emerged as the world's most attractive employer, for the fourth consecutive year, says a survey. According to global employer branding firm Universum's global talent attraction index "The World's Most Attractive Employers 2012", Google has retained the top position in both categories -- business and engineering -- for the fourth year in a row. "The Google fever is still hot! Students are attracted by Google's relaxed and creative work environment, international atmosphere and innovative products. Google offers great benefits and opportunities that are hard for other companies to match," Universum's CEO Petter Nylander said in a statement. The index which is based on the preferences of over 144,000 career seekers, with a business or engineering background from the world's 12 greatest economies is split into two categories business and engineering. In the business category, Google has blocked the … [Read more...] about Google emerges world’s most attractive employer: Survey
"We have seen a tremendous outpouring of kindness from the community and we are truly grateful for the support of our neighbors," states Carrie Seida, Director of Development. "We would like to thank Tropical Smoothie Cafe for their generosity and recognizing the important work of St. Coletta's residential staff." … [Read more...] about Tropical Smoothie Cafe Brings a Smile to St. Coletta’s DSPs