A big part of financial freedom and stability in the old age hinges on this critical but often overlooked aspect. Updated nominee details ensure your spouse is not left in a lurch in your absence. Stress levels can zoom if nomination details aren’t updated, resulting in legal nitty-gritty. … [Read more...] about Should senior citizens venture into equity markets to take charge of their finances?
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The apex court said states should be allowed to provide preferential treatment to the “poorest of the poor” among SCs and STs and advocated that an “authoritative pronouncement” was needed with respect to the effect of Constitutional provisions and whether sub-classification is permissible only with respect to the socially and educationally backward classes and not with respect to SCs and STs. … [Read more...] about SC says 2004 verdict on sub-classification of SC/STs needs to be reconsidered
Google further said that users wouldn't be allowed to upload or create new content pages from as early as February 4. Users who have been using their Google Plus account to log into other sites or apps won't be able to do so in the coming days as it would be replaced with the Google sign-in button. Comments made on other sites using Google Plus ID too would be removed by March 7. … [Read more...] about Google Plus stops accepting user content, to shut down on April 2
The U.S. education system is in crisis. Now’s the time to reinvent it Remote learning doesn’t have to be awful. Here’s what actually works ‘I don’t know how to do this’: 3 families on the trials of virtual learning These companies are helping working parents navigate an impossible situation I have asthma. So my respiratory system is compromised and being in a classroom with 25 possible asymptomatic carriers is not what I signed up for. So I’ll be making the request to continue with the virtual learning if I could [because] I still wouldn’t feel safe [if the school did reopen fully], even if I did have PPE. I would not feel safe because children are just—I hate to say it—but they are little germ pools and I just don’t see them being careful enough. … [Read more...] about ‘It’s going to be overwhelming’: 7 teachers on the start of a school year like no other