"We need to wear masks to stop the spread," said Ethan Padgett, 37, a furloughed art museum worker, as he spoke through his face covering outside an East Atlanta Village coffee shop. "So many people aren't following this day-to-day but are taking their cues from our leaders. If the governor takes it more seriously, people will." … [Read more...] about US states issue conflicting mask orders as new COVID-19 cases set another record
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These lists can go on endlessly. Longer the list, the tougher the plan. Tougher the plan, the longer the time you need to accumulate the corpus. Longer the time needed, the more the sacrifices you need to make now. All this begs the question, what then is the real secret to financial independence? It is actually “contentment.” Contentment comes out of limiting your desires and living a minimalistic life (not necessarily that of a monk!). But think like a monk. This kind of thinking results in less baggage for you to manage through your life. Striking that balance between need and want is the prime determinant of your financial independence. It will eventually impact your work-life balance, which has surprising results on the need for premature retirement also! This is the spiritual angle to financial independence that in my view is as important as the financial angle. … [Read more...] about How much money do you really need to be financially independent?
The Federation of Indian Associations (FIA) of the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut said in a statement that it “will be creating history” on August 15, 2020 by “hosting the first ever flag hoisting ceremony at Times Square” to commemorate India's Independence Day. … [Read more...] about 74th independence day: In a 1st, Indian tricolour to be hoisted at iconic Times Square in New York
"The policy is bringing wishful thinking that six per cent of GDP should be implemented. If we do not have a plan to implement what has been proposed, then words are just words. I have raised multiple times that there should be a law mandating the states as well as the central government about a fixed GDP percentage allocation for education, but even the policy fails to address to that,” Sisodia said. … [Read more...] about NEP’s proposal to make board exams easy will not address issue of rote learning: Manish Sisodia
Air India Express is the low cost arm of state carrier Air India. The flight was repatriating Indians stranded in Dubai due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. The black boxes have been recovered and their data is being examined. … [Read more...] about Kozhikode airplane crash: DGCA to check airports hit by heavy rain after crash