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Upcoming SUVs in India: Hyundai QXi Sub-Compact SUV Teased

The Hyundai QXi SUV teaser offers distant glimpses of the car that will face competition from the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300, and Ford EcoSport. Upcoming Hyundai QXi SUV Hyundai QXi, the upcoming entrant for the sub-4 metres SUV segment, has been teased in a new video by the South Korean carmaker’s Indian arm. The teaser offers distant glimpses ... Read More »

Team first and always: PUBG Mobile pro team God’s Reign on their success in national championship

PUBG has surely emerged as one of the most-popular mobile games in the country. It will not be wrong to call it a rage among teens. However, there’s also a flip side to this huge popularity. As many parents see the game as one of the biggest threats to their kids’ studies. In fact, so much so that one section of ... Read More »

ICICI Bank buys 9.9% stake in Kisan Rural Finance for Rs 17.82 crore

ICICI Bank has bought a 9.9 percent stake in non-banking finance company Kisan Rural Finance for a cash consideration of Rs 17.82 crore. Kisan Rural, incorporated on December 7, 2017, had a net loss of Rs 4,800,000 (Rs 0.48 crore) on revenue of Rs 400,000 (Rs 0.04 crore) in FY2018. The deal will involve the acquisition of roughly 1.49 crore equity shares with ... Read More »

Opinion | The role of finance commissions in sustainable development

Irrespective of controversies around the remit of 15th Finance Commission (FC), it is evident from its terms of reference that the government wants it to play a key role in fostering sustainable development in India. Indeed, constitutional status and the ability to suggest far-reaching reforms on financing, allocation and use of funds by three tiers of governance makes the central ... Read More »

Bangladesh shuts down popular blogging site in crackdown

The somewhereinblog.net platform was among more than 20,000 websites that internet service providers were ordered to shut down as part of a crackdown on online pornography and gambling. (Representational photo) Bangladesh shuts down popular blogging site in crackdown (Representational image)  |  Photo Credit: Getty Images Dhaka: Bangladesh’s most popular Bengali blog platform has been blocked by telecom regulators in what critics Wednesday ... Read More »

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming

Tom Senior: Keep on rocketing Jetpacks are very good. Everyone knows this, and yet we don’t get to play with them in games nearly as much as we should. After only a few hours with AnthemI have no clue whether it will become the forever game that it wants to be, but I do know that the flying is a lot ... Read More »

What I’ve Learned In 10 Years of Youth Sports Blogging

As it happens, New Year’s Eve 2018 is the 10th anniversary of the premiere of this blog, which I called Your Kid’s Not Going Pro when I started it as an independent site. So here is how I started: The title of this blog (“Your Kid’s Not Going Pro,” in case you hadn’t figured that out) sounds bitter and dream-killing, but ... Read More »

BLOGGING THE VIEW: Stretching those cents in January

MY very fleeting relationship with money becomes even more fleeting as the days of January roll on, and it’s time to get into Super Saver mode. Despite all my best efforts at budgeting, and promises to make that early December payment last until mid-July, the New Year always kicks off in the red. But I know I’m not alone here, ... Read More »

Health stakeholders work to restore trust in school-based immunization

MANILA — In some of the Philippines’ most vulnerable communities, parents, health professionals and school leaders are working quietly to restore parents’ trust in immunization, which was tarnished by a shelved anti-dengue campaign. Two years since it transformed an elementary school in Iloilo from the entire province’s laggard to 100-percent compliance with school-based immunization against measles rubella and tetanus diphtheria, ... Read More »

How to start a blog and make money in 2019

So you’ve decided 2019 will be the year you start a blog and make money from it, but you don’t know where to begin. In this guide, we’ll look at the basics of getting a blog up and running, and some methods you can use to monetize it. We’ll start with the basics of choosing a blog platform. Choosing the ... Read More »