The Trump administration’s efforts to deregulate industry, enforce Muslim bans, oppose abortion, and deny climate change have inspired a new charitable term. It’s dubbed “rage philanthropy”–when you’re giving is aimed at protecting whatever basic rights and values the president trivializes. advertisement advertisement Here’s one example: When Trump announced his Muslim travel ban in late January, rage philanthropists countered by donating $24 million to the ACLU in a single weekend, a sum that grew to $79 million during the first three months after the inauguration, according to Newsweek. There are plenty of others. After Trump’s first 100 days in office, nonprofit evaluator Charity Navigator reported a huge increase in donations to progressive groups including the ACLU (up 8,000%), Southern Poverty Law Center (up 1,400%) and Planned Parenthood (up 1,000%) along with the American Refugee Committee and Environmental … [Read more...] about Philanthropy In 2017 Saw The Rise Of Trump-Powered Giving
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Many may be partially right to adjudge that jobs in artificial intelligence are machine learning fetch handsome salaries, but to write off mobile developers' jobs would be a folly. In tech jobs, mobile application developers are in high demand now.From booking tickets to calling a cab or buying groceries, there are apps catering to and customised for all segments of the society. And rightly so, mobile application development, be it Android or iOS, is the hottest skill right now given the amount of mobile apps we use on a day-to-day basis.It is hardly a surprise that companies are investing significantly in developing apps and even less surprising that they are willing to pay for the talent irrespective of their degree.Close Let us take the case of M Vellaiyan*. Vellaiyan, 24, is an engineering graduate college from a college in a village in Coimbatore. When asked for the college name, he quips, "My college is one of the few hundred colleges and so little known that … [Read more...] about Mobile app development could be the hottest tech job right now
Consumer goods giants Unilever and Henkel and a series of buyout funds including Advent and Cinven are talking to U.S. cosmetics maker Coty to submit bids for some of its most popular beauty brands, three sources told Reuters.Coty, which has a market value of $9 billion and is majority owned by German conglomerate JAB Holdings, is expected to kick off an auction process in December to find a new owner for a portfolio of professional hair and nail care brands, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity.The portfolio, which includes Wella, Clairol, GHD and OPI among others, is worth up to $7 billion (5.4 billion pounds) and has drawn interest from both industry players and financial investors, they said.Close Colgate-Palmolive Co is among a number of consumer companies looking at add-on deals to grow their skin care units, the sources said. related news China's Xi Jinping says wants to work out 'phase one' trade deal with US Tesla unveils first-ever electric pickup … [Read more...] about Unilever, Henkel and buyout funds eye bids for Coty’s $7 billion beauty brands: Sources
Today is Akshaya Tritiya - that time of the year for many of us to buy gold. It’s believed to be an auspicious day to start new ventures as well. And because Akshaya Tritiya comes in the middle of the wedding season that is upon us already, most of us have our trips planned to local jewelers.But buying gold costs money and its prices go up and down, just like any other asset. Typically, we always suggest to be a bit cautious in buying gold to ensure you don’t go overboard (we Indians love our gold, do we not?). The good news is, this Akshasya Tritiya might just be a good occasion to buy gold. Moneycontrol has been saying for some time already.Gold prospectsClose Gold prices may move upwards in the next couple of years as the macro- economic picture changes globally. If you have been tracking US President Donald Trump’s tweets for the last couple of years, you would have noticed by now that the world trade and international relations are changing. The tariff wars … [Read more...] about Country celebrates Akshaya Tritiya today; is it time to invest in gold?