IITs among world’s 5 best entrepreneurial undergraduate institutes: HRD

New Delhi: Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are ranked fourth on a list of 50 best entrepreneurial undergraduate institutes in the world, Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Friday. The ranking was compiled by PitchBook Data, a US-based private equity and venture capital research firm. Sharing the achievement at an AICTE conclave on ‘entrepreneurship education’, Irani said the feat calls for further celebrations as the IITs have been ranked higher than some of the best Ivy League universities such as Harvard. The minister referred to the rankings…

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OMC Recruitment 2022: Recruitment is going on for 12th and graduate pass, salary up to 29000

Mining Corporation Limited, OMC has issued a notification inviting applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to the posts of Electrician and Junior Accountant. Interested candidates can submit online application by visiting the official website of OMCL, omcltd.in. Note that the application process for the recruitment will start from January 18. A total of 29 vacancies will be filled through the recruitment process. In which 27 posts of Junior Accountant and 12 posts of Electrician are included. OMC Recruitment 2022: Educational Qualification: Candidates having Diploma in Computer Application / PGDCA with graduation from Commerce…

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Goldman predicts the Fed will hike rates four times this year, more than previously expected

Persistently high inflation combined with a labor market near full employment will push the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates more than expected this year, according to the latest forecast from Goldman Sachs. The Wall Street firm’s chief economist, Jan Hatzius, said in a note Sunday that he now figures the Fed to enact four quarter-percentage point rate hikes in 2022, representing an even more aggressive path than the central bank’s indications of just a month ago. The Fed’s benchmark overnight borrowing rate is currently anchored in a range between 0%-0.25%, most…

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4 Treatments to Splurge on Next Time You’re at the Salon

If you get your hair cut or dyed regularly, then you probably know that your salon offers far more than just hair services. Many offer manicures, pedicures, facials, among other things. Now and then, it’s important to treat yourself to something you wouldn’t usually have done. So here are just a few options for services you can choose if you want to give yourself something special. Eyebrows Plucking might be easy to do as part of your morning routine, but splurging a bit to have a professional tame your brows…

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NEET UG Counselling 2021 Schedule Released, Registration Begins On January 19

The MCC has released the complete counselling schedule for the NEET UG 2021 on the official website. It must be noted that the NEET UG admissions will be done for 15% All India Quota (AIQ) seats this year, after taking into account the new EWS, OBC reservation criteria. The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test- Undergraduate (NEET-UG) Counselling 2021 dates have been released by the Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya today, January 13. The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will begin the registration process for the NEET UG counselling from January 19.…

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Elon Musk, SpaceX face online backlash in China after space station near-misses

Chinese citizens lashed out online against billionaire Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Monday after China complained that its space station was forced to take evasive action to avoid collision with satellites launched by Musk’s Starlink programme. The satellites from Starlink Internet Services, a division of Musk’s SpaceX aerospace company, had two “close encounters” with the Chinese space station on July 1 and Oct. 21, according to a document submitted by China earlier this month to the U.N.’s space agency. “For safety reasons, the China Space Station implemented preventive collision avoidance control,”…

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Diplomatic boycott of Winter Olympics: A message to China from the West

Tension between China and the Western allies has escalated with Canada and the United Kingdom following the US and Australia’s diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics. France said it would consult its European allies on the boycott call.   The US and the European countries announcing diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in China have criticised the Chinese Communist Party (CPC), the ruling party in the country, alleging human rights violations in Xinjiang. China has been under attack from human rights activists and the international community over alleged mistreatment of the ethnic Uyghur…

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IIM Ahmedabad’s ePGP Diploma Announces Bank Loan

 Launched in January this year, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad’s two year ePGP programme has received an overwhelming response with more than 2,000 aspiring professionals registering interest in it. Cognizant of the financial constraints of these professionals, IIMA has organized for students who are selected for the programme a loan facility on attractive terms, said a statement from IIM Ahmedabad on Friday. “The ePGP programme is designed in line with other long duration diploma programmes. Considering the programme duration and its value, a loan facility at attractive terms has…

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Have you been applying sunscreen the proper way? Find out

It has been established that sunscreen is a non-negotiable, intrinsic part of skincare routine, regardless of the weather outside, the season, or even if you have no plans to step out in the sun. Many people understand this and have even befriended their sunscreen. But, the next important question that arises is whether they know how to properly apply the lotion on their face. Mostly, people take a pinch of this wonder lotion and wear it on their face; sometimes they miss out key areas like behind the ears, and the skin…

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I Want To Accumulate Rs 30 lakh For My Child’s Education. How To Invest?

Question: I am 32 years old and have a 3-year old kid. I want to accumulate ₹ 30 lakh for my child’s future education. How should I invest? Anil Rego, CEO of Right Horizons, a wealth advisory firm: The current age of daughter is three years. The higher education (graduation) need will commence post 16 years and hence there is gap of 14 years to accumulate corpus. This is a long-term goal and hence we can consider investing in equity mutual funds via SIP mode (investing monthly). The amount required for education as…

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