Serial Abuser Wesley Streete Found Guilty of Raping and Murdering 20-Year-Old

Streete, who tried to argue he killed Keeley “accidentally” during consensual sex, was also found guilty of five other sexual offences, including two counts of rape and sexual assault that took place in 2015, 2017, and 2019, after three other young women came forward. In 2015, he raped a 16-year-old; in 2017 he sexually assaulted […]

Gold jewellery to fetch you a higher loan amount

Gold loan customers will be able to borrow up to 90% of the value of the yellow metal compared to the existing 75%, the central bank said. The move comes as a relief to cash-strapped borrowers looking for such loans. The increased loan-to-value (LTV) ratio—the proportion of the collateral’s value a lender can give out […]

Banks have put student loans on the last bench and yet overall disbursal of such loans is rising. Here’s why

Saptarshi Mukherjee’s father finally decided to take a Rs 25 lakh personal loan from a non-banking financial company at a 13 percent interest rate. The rest came from their personal savings and hypothecation of gold jewellery. “We had kept aside a Rs 7 lakh corpus for medical emergencies, which has now been used for Saptarshi’s […]

LIC’s gross bad loan ratio soars 200 bps

According to the latest data issued by LIC, the state-run insurer’s gross non-performing asset (NPA) ratio in its debt portfolio jumped to 8.17% at the end of March 2020 from 6.15% in fiscal 2019. On a net basis, the NPA ratio has risen to 0.79% during fiscal 2020, from 0.27% during fiscal 2019.

DMRC told to seek help from govt. to repay loan

DMRC spokesperson Anuj Dayal said that the communication is being processed and the Delhi government has not been approached yet. “We have received such a communication from the Ministry recently. The same is being examined and processed,” said Mr. Dayal.

We’re facing the worst recession in a century: Bank of England reveals gloomy forecast (but it’s 200 years better than first feared)

Mr Bailey also refused to be drawn on concerns that the huge numbers of workers who have not yet returned to the office is contributing to the damage inflicted on the economy. He backed Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s (pictured) decision to shut the Job Retention Scheme

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 vs. Galaxy Note 10: A noteworthy upgrade?

Performance, battery life, and charging It should come as no surprise that the Note 20 performs better with day-to-day tasks than the Note 10 — just not by much. The former has a Snapdragon 865 Plus or Exynos 990 processor, depending on where you buy it. Both chipsets bring improved CPU and GPU performance versus […]

The Galaxy Note 20 brings seamless Android app integration to Windows 10

As presented in a demo during the event, the improved feature is part of the Link to Windows ability in Samsung phones, previously announced in 2019. With it, along with the existing ability to access notifications, messages, photos, and calls, Galaxy Note 20 series owners will soon be able to enjoy a new “Your Phone […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra are already receiving their first software update

While pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra are now live in several markets across the globe, the two phones won’t hit store shelves until August 21. As confirmed by Samsung at its Unpacked event, the two phones will receive three major OS updates. Samsung’s older flagships, including the Galaxy S20, Galaxy […]

Law student, 20, born without arms has mastered playing the cello, eating with chopsticks and even driving using her TOES

The student revealed she was over-sexualised online and has been told many times she was ‘very pretty for someone who doesn’t have arms,’ which she finds offensive