Remembering the lessons of lockdown as Auckland returns to alert level 3

In February, households had a combined $184.5b​ of deposits at the registered banks, Reserve Bank data shows. By the end of May, they had $194b​, though some of that was likely to have been the result of people selling investments and holding more of their wealth in cash.

BITTER SIDE OF LOVE: Killings among couples soar in Nigeria

In the voice note posted on social media, late Olamide was heard saying, “  We  have had an  up and down relationship. We have broken up and got back together. This time around, we are supposed  to do everything ( wedding) next month (October 2018) but I am not sure,   I don’t want children to […]

When Oshiomhole faced a ‘king’ he once deposed!

That perception was not just in terms of infrastructure, but also politically. When the position of Speaker of the House of Assembly that was zoned to the region became empty in the last years of Oshiomhole, the people felt that the sitting governor did not show muscle in canvassing for the office of Speaker to […]

There was mafia in Eagles —Chidi Nwanu

The whole team held me up and Hoener came to me and shook my hand, and congratulated me. He said, ‘you have the heart of a lion. You have disproved me and today I doff my hat for you, Chidi. So, what happened? That thing boomeranged instantly. The late Stephen Keshi was no longer needed […]

Facebook Boycott Grows—Which Companies Are Stopping Advertising, and Why

What will happen next? It’s unclear how wide the boycott will spread, however reports indicate that Procter & Gamble Co, a consumer goods giant and major spender on Facebook, will conduct a review of its ad platforms and won’t run advertising close to content that is found to be “hateful” or “discriminatory,” Reuters and The […]

Small & midcaps outperform! Over 40 stocks in BSE500 rose 10-40% in just 5 days

“The previous market action during higher bottom formations have consumed two days of decline, after downside breakout/reversal from the highs (for two occasions – mid of July and early Aug 2020). As per this pattern one may expect another 2-3 sessions of weakness before showing any upside bounce again from the lows,” he said.

Kelly Clarkson, Alicia Keys & More Who Prove That Awards Show Hosts Still Matter

The Grammys have found a winning host in Alicia Keys, who, like Urban, is both a widely respected musician and a big winner at the show she is hosting. Keys has won 15 Grammys over the years, including best new artist and song of the year for her 2001 breakthrough hit “Fallin’.” Keys is also […]

2020 Tata Nexon facelift: improvement in perceived quality, overall fit and finish

Tata’s 1.2 turbo-petrol may be a three-cylinder engine, but the only time you can really tell is when you fire it up. Tap the accelerator and it immediately settles down, with refinement levels improving as you press on. The new intake and exhaust manifolds mean it is not quite as throaty anymore, but it has […]

NBS: Employment ‘generally stable’

In an interview with several media outlets earlier this month, Zhang Jinan, who leads the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, said, “The task of stabilizing employment remains arduous with many uncertainties,” especially since many graduates entered the job market this month and last.

Number of charging piles for electric vehicles to rise

The report issued by Beijing-based think tank EO Intelligence said that in 2019, China’s EV charging piles surged by 56.9 percent year-on-year to 1.22 million. With the EV sector growing rapidly and given the government’s favorable policies in “new infrastructure”, the EV charging market is expected to expand accordingly.