In the middle of the current pandemic, that could have serious consequences: Assuming a COVID-19 vaccine is ready next year, it will need to be widely disseminated. It’s possible that 60% of the population, or more, will need to be vaccinated to reach herd immunity. “If you have protests every time you try to do this—and you have this very strategic erosion of trust in public health and government at the same time you’re trying to reach that 60% number—that might be a recipe for disaster,” he says. Anti-vax sentiment has also led to the resurgence of other diseases, like measles. … [Read more...] about This ‘pro-vax’ campaign encourages vaccine-supporting Americans to do more to fight anti-vaxxers
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A few months back, I met a friend of mine who came from the US on a holiday. He has done quite well for himself over the last 20 years in the US, and has built a fairly large investment portfolio. He has also successfully built a healthy real estate portfolio over the years in the US. Discussions veered towards that, and he said something that made me sit up. … [Read more...] about Loans for goals: 5 steps to use leverage for your financial well-being
The company did not provide any guidance for Q2FY21. Management indicated that it’s too early to comment on the Q2FY21 performance. The deal flows are better in Q2FY21 vs Q1FY21. Hence they expect the revenues to stabilize in Q2FY21. … [Read more...] about Wipro share price gains 17% post Q1 results; what should investors do?
WiproStandalone Quarterly Resultsin Rs. Cr.Jun'20Mar'20Jun'19Net Sales/Income from operations12,192.9013,127.2012,042.00Other Operating Income----19.30Total Income From Operations12,192.9013,127.2012,061.30EXPENDITUREConsumption of Raw Materials------Purchase of Traded Goods137.00244.20252.70Increase/Decrease in Stocks43.0010.50-16.70Power & Fuel------Employees Cost6,424.206,811.406,253.10Depreciation321.70309.00274.60Excise Duty------Admin. And Selling Expenses------R & D Expenses------Provisions And Contingencies------Exp. Capitalised------Other Expenses2,994.203,434.303,307.70P/L Before Other Inc. , Int., Excpt. Items & Tax2,272.802,317.801,989.90Other Income626.10563.70757.60P/L Before Int., Excpt. Items & Tax2,898.902,881.502,747.50Interest100.00118.80103.60P/L Before Exceptional Items & Tax2,798.902,762.702,643.90Exceptional Items------P/L Before Tax2,798.902,762.702,643.90Tax606.30604.40629.80P/L After Tax from Ordinary Activities2,192.602,158.302,014.10Prior … [Read more...] about Wipro Standalone June 2020 Net Sales at Rs 12,192.90 crore, up 1.09% Y-o-Y
The cover makeovers range from classic Johnny Cash to Taylor Swift’s 1989, all reimagined with residents and caregivers in the spotlight. Take the classic Queen II, which became Carers, with the four portraits of the band members replaced with what appears to be four staff members of the care home. On his eponymous album, the black and white Elvis Presley is replaced by Sheila Solomons, who also riffs on The Clash’s London Calling by holding a cane above her head instead of a guitar. Bruce Springsteen’s Born in the USA becomes Martin Steinberg’s Born in England; the cover star is still in blue jeans, but the American flag is replaced with the the flag of England. … [Read more...] about This nursing home turned residents into album cover stars, and the images are incredible