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French medics warn health service is on brink of collapse

People take part in a demonstration near the French Health ministry in Paris. Photograph: Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images Emergency room doctors and nurses have protested outside the French health ministry amid strikes at dozens of hospitals across the country as medics warned that budget cuts were leading France’s world-class health system to the brink of collapse and putting patients’ lives at ... Read More »

For These Atlanta Moms, Blogging Is More Than A Full-Time Job

Mattie James turned her side project into a six-figure-earning business. “You can absolutely become a full-time blogger and make what you made at your 9-to-5,” James, 34, said. The Atlanta native began her style blog in 2010 as a hobby, before major companies started pouring millions into people who are popular online — or what we call influencers today. When she decided ... Read More »

Viewpoint | Having only health insurance in old age for health-related expenses. Is it enough?

When you are young, medical expenses are not much and rare. So it is not much of a concern. But once you cross the 50s, these expenses become regular. Just ask those who are past this age and you will realize how common it is for them to spend regularly on healthcare. People are now living much longer than previous generations. ... Read More »

Grilled Paneer Is The Perfect Appetiser If You Are On A Healthy Diet

The recent wave of healthful living has embroiled most of us and swaying us towards a healthier living. There are many diets that are making news these days for their immediate slimming results. These diets may work but are difficult to stick to amid busy schedules and can also make your pockets lighter. Fitness can be easily achieved by making ... Read More »

This $10 multi-use kitchen gadget is a strainer, scooper, and server all in one – and it helps reduce the clutter in my kitchen

In a small kitchen, every object needs to serve a deliberate purpose to earn its spot – if it’s multipurpose, that’s even better. When countertop and cabinet space is prime real estate, there’s no room for unused kitchen gadgets, too-large tools, or any other products that will create unnecessary clutter. The good news is that there are plenty of multipurpose products ... Read More »

‘Blogging is a great way to acquire clients’

What were you doing before becoming an adviser? What inspired you to become a financial adviser? I hold a Diploma in Automobile Engineering. Before my foray into financial advisory, I worked as a mechanic in Mumbai. Subsequently, I took up a job at a business processing outsourcing (BPO) firm in Bengaluru. During this period, I was attracted towards mutual fund ... Read More »

Looking to Grow Your Startup? Blogging is the Answer

Presumably, you’ve entered the market with a new product or service that accommodates your clients’ needs or problems. If that is so, you are going to want your target market to know you and trust you. Blogging has become one of the most valuable tools startups use to establish, maintain and nurture the relationship with their customers, and it’s clear ... Read More »

India’s Defence Budget is Nearly Five Times the Health Budget

New Delhi: An analysis of the government’s budget allocation on major items shows that India continues to spend approximately five times more on defence than on health care. Defence accounts for 11% of India’s overall expenditures and health accounts for 2%. India’s defence allocation this year (2019-2020) is Rs 2,82,733 crore and health allocation is Rs 63,538. The defence budget is 4.8 times ... Read More »

Is Blogging Social Media’s Savior?

A lot of the efforts to reshape social media, or to walk away from it in favor of RSS feeds or something else, are really attempts to recapture those utopian elements that were active in the zeitgeist ten, fifteen, and twenty years ago. They still exercise a powerful hold over our collective imagination about what the internet is, and could ... Read More »

iOS 12.1.2 is out to fix eSIM-related issues

Today Apple has released iOS 12.1.2 for supported devices. As its version number implies, this is a minor update, weighing in at 100MB. It doesn’t bring any new features to the table, but it might be quite important for you if you own an iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, or iPhone XR. That’s because it fixes bugs with eSIM activation ... Read More »