Look before you leap: Pure term insurance versus return of premium plan

January 16, 2019

It’s natural for investors to ask ‘how much will I get in return?’ Many of us tend to do this on our insurance products as well. The general tendency of the common man is that any financial product one purchases, they want return from it. But how do you contemplate earning from an insurance policy […]

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Jabra noice-cancelling headphones to D-Link 5G Router: Top gadgets of January 2019

January 16, 2019

CES 2019 is done and dusted, but the excitement is just beginning as innovative gadgets are all set to hit stores soon. Here’s a list of gadgets that will definitely add the oomph factor to your electronic collection: Jabra Elite 85h Wireless Headphones The Jabra Elite 85h wireless noise-cancelling headphones are more than capable of […]

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Exchange rate fluctuations: How to overcome the palpitations?

January 15, 2019

Lovaii Navlakhi Everyone who has grown up or worked in India before going overseas has a connection with India. And if there is a family in India, this connect becomes emotional. Hence the attraction to investing in India for non-residents. However, making money and emotions are two different things. For non-residents, apart from the market return, […]

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JEE Main 2019: Challenge Answer Key, Objection Window Open Till January 17

January 15, 2019

JEE Main 2019 Answer Key at jeemain.nic.in Official answer key for the JEE main 2019 has been released online. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the JEE main 2019 answer keys online at jeemain.nic.in. Candidates can challenge the answer key, for which the NTA will host the objection portal till January 17. “The Candidates are required […]

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Those Avocados in Your Kitchen May Be Contaminated, Here’s What to Do

January 12, 2019

The FDA recently found one fifth of the avocados they tested were contaminated with dangerous bacteria, but consumers can take simple steps to prevent foodborne illness. With the Super Bowl only weeks away, avocados have been added to the list of produce with potential bacterial contamination. But don’t worry, your pregame guacamole should still be […]

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Asian Noodle Salad with Sweet Ginger Dressing

January 12, 2019

Ingredients: For the Sweet Ginger Soy Dressing:¼ cup sunflower oil3 Tbsp rice vinegar3 Tbsp water2 Tbsp sesame oil2 Tbsp miso paste1 Tbsp agave nectar1 1/2 tsp grated ginger For the Asian Noodle Salad:1 cup frozen shelled edamame½ tsp sesame oil (for edamame)½ lbs (225 g) chow mein noodles or rice noodles2 Tbsp vegetable oil (for […]

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What is the Pension Loans Scheme?

January 11, 2019

The Pension Loans Scheme allows people who are at the age pension age to apply for a loan from the government to supplement their retirement, effectively functioning as a reverse mortgage. The loan is only available to people who who own property in Australia and are at the age pension age, or the partner of someone […]

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Availing a loan for your marriage? Keep these key points in mind

January 11, 2019

Millennials are keen to have a spectacular wedding for themselves but don’t generally look at its impact on their financials and future goals. We have one such instance of 26-year-old Nikunj Soni, an Ahmedabad resident who took a loan for his wedding in January 2017 from a nationalised bank. He borrowed Rs 2 lakh at […]

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NDA, Naval Academy Exam On April 21

January 9, 2019

UPSC NDA (I) 2019 Notification Out, Exam on April 21 Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the National Defence Academy (NDA), Naval Academy exam on April 21. The exam will be held for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 143rd Course, and for the 105th Indian […]

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Why Researchers Say Fetal Tissue Is Essential for Medical Research

January 9, 2019

Republican leaders want to ban fetal tissue, but researchers say that would harm efforts to find treatments for HIV and other diseases. New efforts by some Republicans in Washington have brought the use of fetal tissue in medical research back under scrutiny. But those efforts to restrict its use have also highlighted how critical fetal […]

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