3 critical steps to take before you start investing

Health plans usually have sub-limits for every expenditure (e.g. a limit on ambulance costs, room rent costs, etc.). Look for a policy with higher sub-limits, or preferably, no sub-limits on individual expenses. Some health plans require you to pay a specific amount in case of hospitalisation. Check this clause to understand how much you need […]

The end of tourism?

Behind the recent campaigns against over-tourism lies a growing appreciation that public goods that were assumed to be endlessly exploitable are, in fact, both finite and have a value that the price of visiting them should reflect. “Polluter pays” is an economic principle that is gradually being introduced to farming, manufacturing and energy. The idea […]

Amazon Fire HD 8 review: £90 tablet revamped for 2020

The processor is also a bit faster. It still won’t win any speed records, but it’ll play games, video and browse the web just fine, without being frustratingly slow. The screen and speakers are better than you might expect for the money. Fire OS 7 is capable as a media consumption platform, but be aware […]

Gov. Newsom Says Trump Unemployment Plan Falls Short, Addresses COVID-19 Data Glitch

“Enormous economic strife and enormous economic stress. The historic amount of unemployment insurance that we have been providing, we need the federal government to front those dollars. We simply do not have the capacity, again, even a state as large and as well resourced and as well managed in terms of our reserve and our […]

Apple boss Tim Cook joins the billionaires club

Facebook’s Zuckerberg sees wealth hit $100bn Tech bosses grilled over claims of ‘harmful’ power Apple defends Xbox streaming block on iPhones Mr Cook took over from Apple founder Steve Jobs nine years ago. His billionaire status is based on the shares he owns and the compensation he has been paid at Apple, and calculated by […]

Was my dad REALLY a paedophile? Woman reveals how her father killed himself after being exposed by vigilantes – one of EIGHT men who took their own lives after being confronted by ‘paedo hunters’

Robert Pearson (left) committed suicide after he was filmed in a video streamed live on Facebook by a paedophile hunter who was working with a group called Team Impact. Right, The body of Nigel Sheratt, 47, was found at a house, in August 2018 two days after he was stopped by members of vigilante group Soul […]

Mandatory coronavirus testing at airports in Germany off to smooth start

Coronavirus: The consequences for tourism The Oktoberfest in Munich has been cancelled The Oktoberfest has been cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Bavaria’s premier Markus Söder and Munich’s mayor Dieter Reiter announced the decision on Tuesday (April 21). ”It pains us, and it is a great pity”, said Söder. But in times of the coronavirus, […]

Diesel cars tumble to low of 1.8% of small car, sedan sales in April-July

cars and sedans has fallen to just 1.8% during April-July, 2020 period, the lowest in recent history as top manufacturers such as Maruti Suzuki have exited the segment due to the ever-narrowing gap between petrol and diesel prices.In any case, the higher price of diesel vehicles, costing at least Rs 1 lakh more, has been […]

Coronavirus: Risk of death is higher for ethnic minorities

Call for public inquiry into virus BAME death risk Why are more BAME people dying from coronavirus? Black Britons face ‘twice the risk’ of virus death The BBC’s Rianna Croxford pressed Mr Hancock on whether there were any specific recommendations for people from ethnic minority backgrounds.