About 300 mainland Chinese tours to Hong Kong may be cancelled or postponed amid flu fears

About 300 tours to Hong Kong comprising more than 10,000 visitors may be cancelled or postponed amid worries about the city’s summer flu outbreak that has so far killed more than 300 people. The Hong Kong Tourism Association, which represents travel agencies, said mainland companies were asking to cancel the […]

Another Poll Suggests Small Business Owners May Be Losing Faith In Trump

Republican senators Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski flank Donald Trump at a White House meeting on Obamacare repeal. Both voted against all the repeal measures the Senate debated. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) To be sure, Mark Aseltine was never going to vote for Donald Trump. Aseltine lives in deep-blue […]

Once kids’ favourite Microsoft Paint will be brushed aside for 3D drawing

Microsoft on Monday announced the end of days for its pioneering Paint application as it focuses on software for 3-D drawing. Paint drawing and image processing software that made its debut in 1985 with the Windows operating system was among the applications listed as “removed or deprecated” in a Windows […]

Why you should learn digital marketing even if you don’t want to be a digital marketer

Digital marketing forms the backbone of today’s economy. It is a skill that everyone should have irrespective of their job profile. Are you thinking “Should I learn digital marketing?” Do you think that digital marketing is just another profession or area of study? Sometimes it is natural to feel that […]

NCERT CEE 2017: Results to be declared today at ncert-cee.kar.nic.in

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) will be releasing the results of the Common Entrance Examination (CEE-2017) today, July 10. Once the NCERT CEE 2017 results get declared, all the candidates can check the same at ncert-cee.kar.nic.in The NCERT conducted the CEE 2017 examination on June 11 at […]

Accreditation to universities could soon be given by private players

Private sector players may soon get powers to grant accreditation to universities, colleges and other institutions of higher learning in the country. At present, this function is vested solely with the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous institution under the UGC’s jurisdiction. Official sources said this step could […]