U.S. investors want more reforms in IPO rules: SEBI

The participants appreciated the various initiatives taken by SEBI, especially with respect to direct listing proposal and creation of new products such as REITs and InvITs which have the potential to attract more foreign investment while benefiting the domestic economy given its multiplier effect.

These are the new rules for the future of the planet

Audrey Choi: We have to make sure it’s not just a conversation for the chief marketing officer or the chief sustainability officer, and that it’s not only about brand. The consumer-facing brands have woken up to that—they don’t want to see their brand in the stomach of a whale in National Geographic. But further up […]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Death Increases The Likelihood That Obamacare Is Repealed Next Year

Republicans have insisted that these provisions would not go away because Congress would step in to pass a new law. Democrats have mostly dismissed this as a fantasy. “They controlled every branch of government for two years and they couldn’t do anything on healthcare. Why on earth would we be able to restore the full […]

Wisconsin Is Opening A 530-Bed Field Hospital As Coronavirus Cases Continue To Surge

The facility at Wisconsin State Fair Park in West Allis outside Milwaukee will be used to treat COVID-19 patients who have been hospitalized but are on their road to recovery. Palm said of the 530 patient spaces, nearly 300 are equipped with inline oxygen, but that the facility, due to open next week, is “designed […]

David Perdue’s Race Was Under the Radar. Then He Opened His Mouth.

The mere mention of the 33-year old Ossoff, meanwhile, seems to raise Republicans’ blood pressure. A documentary film producer and former congressional aide with no experience in elected office, Ossoff’s central claim to fame is that he came within three points of winning a deep-red U.S. House seat outside Atlanta in June 2017. During that […]

Democrats slam DHS chief for defying subpoena for testimony on worldwide threats

“He should be here today providing the department’s perspective on those threats we face and what DHS is countering them. But instead of having a productive hearing with Mr. Cuccinelli, the chairman chose to subpoena and then empty-chair Mr. Wolf. This is a political stunt and a huge disservice to our committee and to the […]

Does the US owe amnesty to future illegal immigrants?

When immigration was raised at last week’s presidential debate, former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHillary Clinton responds to Chrissy Teigen tweet: ‘I love you back’ Supreme Court rejects Trump effort to shorten North Carolina mail-ballot deadline Overnight Defense: Trump campaign’s use of military helicopter raises ethics concerns | Air Force jets intercept aircraft over Trump […]

Trump aide won’t get into whether Trump has done debate prep

“Again, I’m not going to get into specificity,” Gidley replied. “I’m not going to tell you who is in the room, if the president wants to do so, he obviously can. He mentioned last time people like off to the side in the press briefing room they were there, Chris Christie was there and other […]

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: So here it is Merry Christmas, nobody’s having fun

More of that to come in our next programme. Now, something of an exclusive. With their own reworking of a Yuletide smash written by George Michael and first recorded by Wham!, here’s a brand new supergroup formed to represent Conservative constituencies in the North of England. They call themselves Red Wall, and this is…

Trump praises Amy Coney Barrett’s ‘towering intellect’ as Clarence Thomas swears the 48-year-old onto the Supreme Court after the Senate confirmed her 52-48 to give conservatives a 6-3 majority

MEET ACB, A CONSERVATIVE PIN-UP FOR HER DEEP FAITH AND BRILLIANT CAREER – AND A LIGHTNING ROD FOR LIBERALS Amy Coney Barrett is 48, a mother of seven and a brilliant legal mind – and now she is the most divisive Supreme Court Justice in at least a generation and perhaps far longer.