April is the start of the tax year. How will the changes affect me?

There was good news for parents in the budget – the maximum amount they can save in a junior Isa for their child is increasing from £4,368 to £9,000 a year from 6 April. As with all types of Isa, there is no tax to pay on interest or capital gains on growth.

Odisha trains 500 MBBS students to treat COVID-19 patients

The third hospital, set up by Hi-Tech Medical College and Hospital (HTMCH) in Rourkela, was inaugurated by Sundergarh Collector Nikhil Pawan Kalyan. The HTMCH is using it’s existing building and has 200 beds and 10 ICU beds.

Three new coronavirus deaths are confirmed in Orange County as total infections top 500

“The surge is for low-acuity patients who may be transported off-site to a hospital location,” Sanchez said, so it’s possible that “those who would have lower conditions that can be put off-site may be put in Fairview,” rather than those who have tested positive for COVID-19.

Decision time: quarantine spells dilemma for domestic workers in Latin America

In 2016, there were an estimated 18 million domestic workers in Latin America, more than nine out of 10 of them women, according to a report by the International Labour Organization. The vast majority of those workers were in the informal sector, without extensive labor rights, the ILO report found.

8 Reasons Now Is the Perfect Time to Check Out DC Comics

Slide 5/8 – Flash WarThe Flash played a central role in DC Rebirth with promises regarding the return of Wally West and a new golden era for the Flash family to come. Those promises are finally starting to pay off in a big way with the upcoming event “Flash War”. With two Wally’s running around […]

‘Buhari will start real governance after . . .’

When I became the PTDF Executive Secretary, you know the major roles of PTDF are education and training; I personally expanded the activities of PTDF to accommodate more people with scholarship to study abroad. By the time I left PTDF, I engaged more than 10,000 Nigerians to study abroad or in the country and close […]

England Cricket Stars Donate £500,000 to Board

That 20 percent figure is significant because although Harrison, who has warned a season without any cricket at all could cost the ECB a whopping £300 million, said there were no plans to enforce a pay cut on players, a letter from him to PCA chief executive Tony Irish, leaked to ESPNCricinfo, showed him asking […]

FDA gives emergency approval to first coronavirus blood test that can detect when people have become immune to the infection amid hopes they can return to work and ‘jump start the economy’

‘Based on the totality of scientific evidence available to FDA, it is reasonable to believe that your product may be effective in diagnosing COVID-19,’  FDA chief scientist Denise Hinton wrote in a letter to James Li, the CEO of Cellex. 

Pin Cushion review – ecstasy of black comic misery and cartoon horror

Meanwhile, Lyn almost immediately becomes exploited and bullied by a neighbour. There is something toe-curlingly painful in this festival of abuse, although I felt that the scene in which Lyn tries to join a local knitting-themed “friendship group” was maybe a bit too caricatured. It is a film whose claustrophobia and nightmare-sadness are superbly controlled, […]

Amazon will roll out temperature checks and masks for workers at ALL its U.S. warehouses and Whole Foods stores by next week after walkouts over unsafe working conditions

Dave Clark, Amazon’s senior vice president of worldwide operations, said the company has prioritized worker safety and changed more than 150 processes to do so. To promote social distancing, Amazon has already staggered warehouse work start times and ended stand-up meetings during shifts.