Cardi B vows to raise money for jailed Tiger King star Joe Exotic through GoFundMe page

Cardi also became a hit on the charts after her panicked coronavirus rant was remixed by DJ iMarkkeyz.

Allen Robinson raising money to feed students in Chicago

Robinson announced a campaign in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository to raise money for meals for students who are currently out of school. It started with a pledge last week from the Bears’ No. 12 to match $12,000 in donations, but has already gone beyond that with the help of some other Bears.

Fintechs campaign to raise money in fight against COVID-19

Shortly after the Prime Minister’s announcement on Saturday about the establishment of the PM CARES relief fund, Indian Fintechs Paytm and PhonePe have launched online campaigns with pledges to match donations. Paytm’s campaign on Twitter, which aims to donate Rs 500 crore to the PM CARES fund has thus far raised Rs 30 crore in […]

MONEY TROUBLES – ‘I’ve got a £980 Flybe holiday booked – can I get a refund?’

‘I’ve got a Flybe holiday booked – will I get my money back?’ I booked a flight with Flybe earlier this year and I’m due to travel in May – but what will happen now that the airline has gone bust?

YES Bank raises Rs 3,700 crore via CDs

MUMBAI: YES Bank has raised Rs 3,700 crore via certificates of deposit after the central bank-initiated bailout lifted investor sentiment on the lender, three people with the direct knowledge of the matter told ET. This could well pave the way for the bank’s future fund raising plans as the lender is set to begin a […]

The Wonderful 101’s Kickstarter Was About Gauging Interest, Not Raising Funds

The Wonderful 101 Remastered’s May release date raised a few eyebrows among fans when it was announced late last week. While fans have to be happy about getting to play the game sooner, rather than later, it’s incredibly unusual for a game to come out this quickly after a Kickstarter campaign. Comparatively speaking, four years […]

School shutdowns raise stakes of digital divide for students

“We have the $10 internet (plan). It’s not for doing lessons, cause it’s really slow. If we needed to do the Google classroom, we would need, I think, the regular internet, which I can’t afford,” said Cecelia Thompson, 54, who cannot work because of health issues and lives with her 21-year-old son, a district student […]

The 12-hour stream where celebrities and sports stars played ‘Call Of Duty’ for coronavirus aid

“It’s so terrible. They’re going to need therapy after some of the things they are seeing and some of the things they are having to deal with,” he said, admitting his family have been going “a little stir crazy in the house.”

James McAvoy Donates $340,000 to U.K. Health Service for Protective Gear Amid Coronavirus Crisis

“We’ve all heard stories about doctors and nurses having to buy their own personal protective equipment from the internet or DIY stores, and the products aren’t good enough and frankly neither is that situation,” he said in an Instagram video. “Not only does it put the doctors and nurses at risk of contracting COVID-19 themselves, […]

Deal to sell 49% in GMR Airports on track, says GMR Group

NEW DELHI: The GMR group today said that funding plan in its subsidiary – GMR Airports Ltd (GAL) – is on track despite the uncertain economic conditions, as its French partner has raised money through bonds to honour the payment plan. In February 2020, GMR Group had signed an agreement with France’s Groupe ADP to […]