In a video, which has gone viral online, Congress leader Surender Kumar is seen making a blunder while addressing a public rally.An enthusiastic Kumar, while on the dais, started raising slogans praising the Congress party and the Gandhis. This was when he addressed Priyanka Gandhi as Priyanka Chopra, a remark which has elicited many guffaws online.Kumar is seen sloganeering and saying, "Sonia Gandhi zindabad! Congress party zindabad! Rahul Gandhi zindabad! Priyanka Chopra zindabad!"Close #WATCH Delhi: Slogan of "Sonia Gandhi zindabad! Congress party zindabad! Rahul Gandhi zindabad! Priyanka Chopra zindabad!" (instead of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra) mistakenly raised by Congress' Surender Kr at a public rally. Delhi Congress chief Subhash Chopra was also present.(01.12) pic.twitter.com/ddFDuZDTwH— ANI (@ANI) December 1, 2019 related news AAI to invite bids under Udan scheme's 4th round of bidding from Tuesday 1.09 crore trees cut in last five years: Environment Ministry … [Read more...] about ‘Priyanka Chopra zindabad’: Congress leader hails the actor instead of Priyanka Gandhi
Push notifications, social media networks, and CrossFit gyms are all challenging the most important, greatest of all American pastimes: Sitting on your butt and caring about absolutely nothing at all. We live in an era of unprecedented anxiety when nobody really needs more stuff. So let’s channel our inner Marie Kondo with this list of joy-inducing gifts that value comfort and experience for that special someone in your life (even if that special someone is really just little old you). And don’t worry—a few will get you off the couch without forcing you to lift a tractor tire. advertisement advertisement A baby swaddle for adults $110 from Hatch There’s no feeling quite like stuffing your whole self, from your shoulders to your knees, into an oversized sweatshirt or sweater. Now, there’s a way to do that without ruining your go-to comfort clothing. Called the Sleep Pod, it’s basically a big baby swaddle that wraps around your body and hugs … [Read more...] about No one needs another gadget. Try these low-tech, feel-good gifts instead
Helmed by Reliance Jio, India is home to the world's second largest internet user base, accounting for 12 percent of all internet users globally, the 2019 Mary Meeker report on Internet Trends said.Jio is one of the most innovative internet companies based outside the US, it added."At 3.8 billion, the number of Internet users comprises more than half the world's population," it said, adding China has the largest base, accounting for 21 percent of all internet users globally. The US has 8 percent of global internet users.Close Global internet user growth is solid but slowing, it said. The growth was 6 percent in 2018, down from 7 percent in the previous year. related news EPFO's investment in ETFs at Rs Rs 86,966 cr till September HDFC Bank customers unable to access online banking services Gold price in Mumbai today: Yellow metal down Rs 40 at Rs 37,979 per 10 gram on weak overseas trend With 307 million mobile phone service subscribers, Reliance Jio is expanding offline … [Read more...] about India home to world’s second largest internet user base: Report
Under Chairman Mary Schapiro, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has done a Herculean job of moving from what was becoming an increasingly irrelevant and antiquated government agency to one that is again an essential element of our body capital. All indications are that Elisse Walter will continue the commission’s transition into the 21st Century unabated. advertisement advertisement But when it comes to social media, Regulation FD, and what constitutes a “public” disclosure, it’s hard to see the SEC as anything but a typewriter-driven bureaucracy. There’s a very good chance that the courts will scold the Commission’s Luddite views if their case against Netflix ever goes to trial. Earlier this month, Netflix received a dreaded Wells Notice over the alleged posting of material information to CEO Reed Hastings’ public Facebook page in July 2012. The SEC enforcement staff believes that Mr. Hastings broke with Reg FD when … [Read more...] about Why Netflix Shouldn’t Back Down From The SEC
Nokia’s consultants confirmed what investors long suspected: the Finnish company’s mobile phone business has a “dubious” future and the whole corporation is in a “hopeless” position. The report, commissioned by a board struggling with collapsing market capital, elusive profit, and no clear course for the future, recommended the company close down its mobile business. Given Nokia’s spectacular stock decline—it’s lost 90% of its value in 5 years—that seems sound advice. advertisement advertisement Except it wasn’t. Or at the very least, it came two decades too soon: the 1991 memo, discussed in Higher Ambition: How Great Leaders Create Economic and Social Value, is now more than 20 years old and was provided to Nokia’s board, when the company was facing a crisis. Had the board followed this advice and sold the unit, Nokia would never have undergone one of the world’s most dramatic pivots, away from … [Read more...] about Hey Nokia, Time For Another Pivot?