Black Employment Rose Faster than White Employment in July, Black-White Jobless Gap at Historic Low

When unemployment soared as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, some feared the gap would rapidly return. But it has not. In July, black unemployment was just 156 percent of white unemployment. In June, it was just 152 percent. That was a new record low.

Nobody Knows Why New York’s Murder Rate Has Risen. Bill de Blasio Is Using It to Demagogue.

This kind of demagoguery is also the standard. Decades of political campaigns and advertising by criminal-justice officials and others — both aspiring and incumbent — have so codified the idea that crime is best addressed by throwing the book at lawbreakers that it’s rarely questioned. It has launched and sustained many a career; historically, few political contenders […]

India’s COVID-19 recovery rate rises to 68.32 %, fatality rate declines to 2.04%: Health Ministry

“Tests Per Million has seen a sharp increase to 16,947 today,” it said. A key factor in this widespread testing is the continuously expanding network of diagnostic labs. With 936 labs in the government sector and 460 private labs, India has 1,396 labs for COVID-19 testing.

Darshan Opens Up About Historical Films And Kurukshetra As It Clocks One Year At The Box Office

He went on to add, “There is a lot of homework that goes in each time I take up the responsibility of playing a historical or mythological role. My first point of reference has been watching works of legendary actors like Rajkumar and other senior artistes, who have pulled off such brilliant roles. I read […]

Channel Seven’s revamped Big Brother plummets in ratings after record-breaking week

Big Brother brings Channel Seven its biggest ratings week in… Sonia Kruger admits she was ‘skeptical’ about hosting Big… Seven and the Big Brother housemates could have made a… Big Brother’s ratings are in: Season premiere doesn’t quite…

Lewis Hamilton agrees £100m deal to stay at Mercedes for three years

Although both Mercedes and their star driver denied that the protracted negotiations were a distraction, they were precisely that, with both parties repeatedly asked to field questions about the future of the relationship beyond the current season; the driver’s previous three-year deal worth £21m a season expires at the end of the current campaign.

Georgia Colleges Release Plans To Reopen Campuses For 2020-21 School Year

Classes start Thursday, August 20; no changes to academic calendar In-person instruction Virtual final exams Several Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the Atlanta area recently announced plans to conduct all classes virtually for the Fall 2020 semester, including Spelman College, Morehouse College and Clarke Atlanta University. Online classes for those campuses begin on August 19.

Moody’s upgrades Pakistan’s ratings to ‘stable’

On the subject of external financing, Moody’s said the need seems to have declined relative to fiscal 2018-19 because of a narrower current account deficit, which occurred as a result of the macroeconomic adjustments over the past two years and continues to be supported by effective policies including currency flexibility.

Jaguar F-Pace scores 5-star Euro NCAP safety rating

NEW DELHI: Tata Motor’s luxury arm Jaguar Land Rover performance SUV Jaguar F-Pace scored a 5-star Euro NCAP safety rating.The performance SUV, which also won 2017 World Car Design of the Year at the 2017 World Car Awards, scored 93 per cent for adult occupant protection, 85 per cent for child occupant protection, and 80 […]

Higher unemployment rate: the dark side of the economy

Over 1,700 foreign experts okayed to work in industrial zones Despite the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the central province of Quang Ngai has received more than 1,700 foreign experts who will continue their work in local industrial zones and clusters.