Justin Teh, 48, co-owns the Forbidden Tea shop in Marymount, a green, family-friendly part of the city. Hesaid they saw a renewed burst in demand when they were allowed to open up in June. While things are now calmer, they are still seeing a steady flow of customers, he said. … [Read more...] about Lockdown life: The little luxuries that spark joy, even amid the pandemic
“In the film ‘English Vinglish’, there is a dialogue where Sridevi says cooking is an art for men while duty for women. But, the art of cooking is not new to men with some of the top chefs being men,” Anjali Bhat, a software professional juggling between work from home and domestic chores, told PTI. … [Read more...] about Lockdown life: Men learn culinary skills, share house work as people continue to stay home
Significantly, improved access to quality of healthcare is now the second most important motive behind a property purchase. Besides, buyers expect property prices to decline over the next 12 months although 53% of respondents say their budget has remained the same or increased since the start of the crisis. … [Read more...] about Seeking political stability, good quality of life, 1 in 4 people likely to move house in next 12 months due to Covid-19
Three large private life insurance companies, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, HDFC Life Insurance and SBI Life Insurance, have seen their stocks rallying by 70-100 percent from their 52-week low price seen in March 2020. But the financial performance of all these life-insurers was tepid in the first quarter of FY21 as their business was impacted by the pandemic. … [Read more...] about Ideas For Profit | Which life insurance stock offers better value for investors?
Announcing reconstitution of the committee by the State government with a two-year term for the members, an official release said Industries and IT Minister K.T. Rama Rao chaired the first meeting of the new committee on Wednesday. The Minister said: “It is our vision to grow the Life Sciences industry from $50 billion to $100 billion and create 400,000 new jobs this decade.” Detailing measures of the State government towards strengthening the sector, he urged the committee to play a pivotal role in advising the government on the initiatives that can help consolidate Hyderabad’s leadership position in life sciences. … [Read more...] about Life Sciences Advisory panel reconstituted