“It’s Christmas”: Workers Hit By US Shutdown Worry About Paying Bills

any federal workers are already plotting side jobs in the private sector. (AFP) The latest version of a malfunctioning Washington convinced NASA aerospace engineer Edward Amatucci to break a beloved household rite: Over the weekend, after the partial government shutdown went into effect, the 54-year-old furloughed telescope specialist brought down […]

‘The worst is yet to come’: Experts say a global bear market is just getting started

Strategist: The ‘worst is yet to come’ for the markets   10:25 PM ET Sun, 23 Dec 2018 | 03:12 Volatility on Wall Street has led shares across the globe on a wild ride in recent months, resulting in a number of stock markets dipping into bear territory. That’s set to […]

Indian Idol 10 grand finale LIVE updates: Salman Ali is the winner of the show, Ankush Bhardwaj comes second

ndian Idol 10 grand finale LIVE updates: Salman Ali is the winner of the show. He takes home cash prize of Rs 25 lakh and a car from Datsun Go. 23:36 PM IST Posted by Parmita Uniyal And the winner is… Neha Kakkar and Vishal Dadlani name Salman Ali as […]

Firstpost elevates Munaf Merchant to National Head, Sales, Firstpost News Cluster

Munaf Merchant Digital news platform Firstpost has announced the elevation of Munaf Merchant to National Head, Sales, Firstpost News Cluster at Network18 Digital. Merchant will be responsible for developing marketing strategies and leading the team towards achieving a high-performance sales environment for Firstpost and Tech2. Having been associated with Firstpost for over five years now, Merchant possesses an experience […]

Apple Resorts to Promo Deals, Trade-Ins to Boost iPhone Sales

Apple is experimenting with iPhone marketing strategies it rarely uses – such as discount promotions via generous device buyback terms – to help goose sales of its flagship product. Company executives moved some marketing staff from other projects to work on bolstering sales of the latest handsets in October, about a month […]

Homebuilders are not getting a bump from lower mortgage rates

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images A contractor uses a hammer while working on townhouse under construction at the PulteGroup Metro housing development in Milpitas, California, Oct. 25, 2018. Mortgage applications to purchase a newly built home dropped 11 percent in November, compared with a year ago, according […]