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Firm recovery in real estate still a mirage eluding investors

The wait and watch mode is still prevailing in the real estate sector in the expectation of clarity on various policy measures by the government in the next six months, say analysts. Photo: Mint LATEST NEWS » Dames of thrones: Women rule TV’s biggest show Nissan introduces waterless car washing solution in India Nasa’s Mars 2020 rover to use smart ... Read More »

Still to come: New cars on the way in 2017

Kia’s Stinger is one of the most anticipated cars of 2017. Photo: Supplied It’s almost half-time and the game is tight. The Australian new car industry has fallen behind on record results scored in 2016, but there’s a plan to bounce back with a host of compelling machinery set to arrive in coming months. Here’s a class-by-class look at the ... Read More »

Britney Spears’ dad Jamie Spears ‘still controls her finances after her breakdown a decade ago’

Britney Spears reportedly can’t access her own money (Picture: Getty) The Toxic singer is said to have a conservatorship where under US law a responsible adult is appointed to look after the finances of another adult that can’t care or manage their own finances themselves. This arrangement with her dad Jamie Spears came about after Britney’s mental breakdown in 2008 which saw ... Read More »

Jio Summer Surprise Offer Cancelled, but You Can Still Get Free Reliance Jio Services Here’s How

After an order issued by TRAI, Jio Summer Surprise offer has been withdrawn by Reliance Jio, meaning the end to the operator’s free services over six months after it started operations. The Reliance Jio summer offer provides users 3 months of free 4G data and other services with the Rs. 99 Jio Prime membership and a recharge or Rs. 303 ... Read More »

Inequality in Thai education still a major handicap

Whose fault is it that our Mathayom 6 (12th grade) students failed four out of five subjects on average in the latest round of the Ordinary National Educational Test (O-Net)? Most scored under 50% in mathematics, English, social studies and general sciences, and just scraped through on the fifth subject, Thai language. This reflects a nagging problem with Thailand’s education ... Read More »

Internet Sales Tax Issue Still Lives Despite Activist Claims

The so-called Internet Sales Tax isn’t dead, despite what you may have heard. Here’s what happened: Last week, a millennial advocacy group called Generation Opportunity planned a so-called “Facebook bomb” of Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.). Rep. Goodlatte happens to be the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, which is considering the Internet Sales Tax (known officially as the Marketplace Fairness ... Read More »

Still Hashtagging Every Word? You Could Be Hurting Your Brand

Social media brings together people of all practices and experience levels. Yes, novices and experts tweet right alongside one another, bringing together the best of social media etiquette and the worst. From a brilliant marketing campaign to misplaced selfies on LinkedIn, we’ve all likely seen both ends of the spectrum. While it’s wonderful to see new users and brands getting ... Read More »