47 La. firms make Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies list

NEW ORLEANS AREA: No. 241, Palmisano, construction, 1,779 percent to $97.2 million; No. 250, Verius Property Group, real estate, 1,719 percent to $3.2 million; No. 375, Revelry Labs, software, 1,156 percent to $3.3 million; No. 1,144, Sunpro Solar, construction, 366 percent to $13.1 million; No. 1,595, Lucid, software, 247 percent to $41.6 million; No. 1,599, Southern […]

Princess Charlotte growing up to be like her mother Kate Middleton

1. Delighting crowds During every public appearance, Princess Charlotte has managed to crack a smile and wave at royal fans. Arriving in Poland this week, the young royal smiled in her mother’s arms and waved to onlookers - taking everything in her stride like a natural! For the Queen’s 91st birthday celebrations this year, Charlotte looked […]

India should focus on protecting economy, says ex-RBI governor

“It is also important to convince both domestic and international investors that after the crisis associated with the pandemic is over, we will return to fiscal responsibility over the medium term, and the government should do more to convince them of that,” Rajan told the Global Markets Forum.

Brands need superpower to balance consumer and advertising sentiment in post-lockdown world

While the movie was set in the pre-pandemic world, we today see a disruption that’s shaken the delicate balance of demand and supply that once existed between consumers and brands. The viewer doesn’t move from their seat, but sees Season 1 move into Season 2 in a matter of hours as content publishers are now […]

MS Dhoni told me he would continue till he is beating the team’s fastest sprinter: Sanjay Manjrekar

“During Virat Kohli’s wedding, I had a little corner time with him and he said as long as ‘I am beating the fastest sprinter in the team, I am going to consider myself fit enough to be playing international cricket or playing high-level cricket’,” Manjrekar said.

The realities of fighting poverty – World Bank President

Our Board is right in the building, you know, and all of the conflicts that exist in the world are present on that Board. But one of the great things about having a Board that lives with us is that the people who are on the Board get to know each other, and what happens […]

World becoming a computer, privacy is a human right: Nadella

Seattle: Observing that the world is becoming a computer, Indian American CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella today called for greater integration of ethical values and principles that protects individuals’ privacy, human values and democracy. “The opportunity that we see (today), the world is becoming a computer. Computing is getting embedded in every person, place and […]

Brazil passes 100,000 Covid-19 deaths, as cases top 3 million

And the website Inumeráveis, created to honor Covid-19 victims with individual tributes, is based on the premise that “there are those who do not like to be numbered; people deserve to exist in prose.” All the posts are prepared by volunteer journalists who use a questionnaire answered by friends and family at the time of […]

Trump Officials Clashed in Oval Office Over Fate of TikTok Before 45-Day Ultimatum, Report Says

President Trump also issued an executive order, set to come into force in less than 45 days, that will ban US companies and entities from “any transactions” with TikTok, ByteDance and Tencent, a Chinese tech company which owns the messaging app WeChat. China’s foreign ministry said that it strongly opposed Trump’s orders.

Mandating e-commerce firms to store user data exclusively in India to impact their biz: Experts

Making it mandatory for e-commerce players operating in the country to store user data exclusively in India will impact their business, according to industry experts.An initial draft policy discussed at a meeting of a high-level think-tank set up to formulate a national e-commerce policy has suggested that all e-commerce companies will have to store user […]