Paytm registers weak stock market debut, lists at heavy discount

Leading online payments platform Paytm’s operator One97 Communications registered a weak debut on Dalal Street, listing at a discount of 9 per cent compared to the issue price after its Rs 18,300 crore initial public offering (IPO). The stock opened at Rs 1,950 on the National Stock Exchange (NSE), while the listing price on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) was Rs 1,955, marking a heavy discount over the issue price of Rs 2,150 per share. Paytm shares were trading over 18 per cent lower on the BSE and NSE at…

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These Sacramento-area schools are low performers. Here’s why state kept list’s release low-key

More than 50 schools in the Sacramento region landed on the California Department of Education’s list of the state’s 781 poorest performing schools – published quietly last week for the first time in four years. States have to report the lowest-performing 5 percent of schools under federal law so that they can receive additional aid. But since the 2002 No Child Left Behind Act was replaced in 2015, local districts have a lot more control over how they use those funds to remedy low performance. Parents are no longer notified that…

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Russell Westbrook Climbs Up Career, Single-Season Lists With Latest Triple-Double

Russell Westbrook’s assault on the stat sheet continued Monday in Utah, where he lifted the Thunder to a 97-95 victory almost single-handed with his 22nd triple-double of the season. In addition to pulling down 10 rebounds and dishing out 10 assists, Westbrook scored 38 points, including the game-winning jumper with 1.4 seconds left. Westbrook’s latest triple-double moves him into a tie for fifth on both the single-season and career lists. ingle-season triple-doubles 1. 41, Oscar Robertson (1961-62) 2. 31, Wilt Chamberlain (1966-67) t3. 26, Robertson (1960-61, 1963-64) t5.22, Russell Westbrook…

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