Tag Archives: Family

Family finance: Why Singh will have to wait for a rise in income to meet goals

Pune-based Singh will have to wait for a rise in income to start investment for all financial goals. Rabendra Singh is a 40-yearold IT professional getting a monthly salary of Rs 1.14 lakh. He stays with his homemaker wife and two kids, aged 10 and two, in their own house, in Pune. The outstanding loan for the house is Rs ... Read More »

Family Finance: Why Dave has to stagger some goals for now

Bharuch-based Daves will have to wait for a rise in income to be able to invest for all the crucial goals Hardik Dave stays in Bharuch, Gujarat, with his homemaker wife and three-year-old child. He brings in a monthly salary of Rs 86,500 and stays in rented accommodation. After considering household expenses of Rs 38,700, child’s education expense of Rs ... Read More »

Does heart disease run in your family? Daily exercise may help you lower its risks

According to the findings reported in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation, greater grip strength, more physical activity and better cardio-respiratory fitness are associated with reduced risk for heart attacks and stroke — even among people with a genetic predisposition for heart disease. “The main message is that being physically active is associated with a lower risk of heart disease, ... Read More »

Family Finance: Delhi-based Sapras need to increase equity investment to meet goals

Rahul and Shalini Sapra are both employed in Delhi and bring in a combined monthly income of Rs 92,000. After expenses and investment, they are left with a surplus of Rs 12,513. Having saved aggressively, the couple has already bought a house and has invested in stocks, equity funds and EPF. Their goals include saving for emergencies, future child’s education ... Read More »

Cabinet reshuffle: Ashwini Kumar Choubey appointed MoS Health and Family Welfare

Prominent Brahmin face from Bihar, Ashwini Kumar Choubey, was appointed the Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare in today’s cabinet reshuffle. According to Health ministry officials, he will be entrusted with the responsibilities which his predecessor Faggan Singh Kulaste dealt with during his tenure. Elected to the Bihar Legislative Assembly for five consecutive terms, Choubey, 64, coined the ... Read More »

Five to Try: Bohemian Rhapsody goes VR, and Family Guy and Futurama wage card combat

When you think of Queen’s iconic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” what pops to mind?Wayne’s World? Maybe next time your brain will go to vivid virtual reality, as Google just released the mesmerizing Bohemian Rhapsody Experience app for Cardboard VR. It leads our latest batch of new Android app and game recommendations, all of which are focused on fun and entertainment. Also new ... Read More »