WHY WE CARE: Try watching this and not caring! A man is paragliding attached to the back of a truck. Really. Whether he stays in the air or not depends entirely upon the speed at which the truck is traveling. Truck driver, Louise Marriott (nice touch), applies ferocious concentration to keep Galvani flying and since she is driving up a mountain pass, it is, at times, touch and go. His feet scrape along the ground more than once. … [Read more...] about Volvo Trucks Shreds Nerves (Again) With A New Paragliding “Live Test” Film
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GM is one of the largest and oldest carmakers on the planet, founded in 1908. Its ranks over the decades have included storied industry leaders such as William Durant and Alfred P. Sloan. Its current brands are Chevrolet, GMC, Cadillac, and Buick, while past ones include Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Saturn, and LaSalle. … [Read more...] about Nikola and General Motors are now partners. Check out this electric pickup truck!
Last month, the United States blacklisted 24 Chinese companies and targeted individuals it said were part of construction and military actions in the South China Sea, its first such sanctions move against Beijing over the disputed strategic waterway. … [Read more...] about US becoming driver of militarization in South China Sea: Senior China diplomat
The ministry’s department of expenditure on September 4 issued a set of instructions on expenditure management in the wake of the current fiscal situation. The circular called for rationalisation of public expenditure, containing non-developmental spending and ensuring enough resources were available for critical schemes. … [Read more...] about Government jobs: No restriction or ban on filling up of posts, says finance ministry
Online learning platform Coursera will allow its employees to opt for remote working till January 1, 2022. Additionally, employees will also receive $1,000 (Rs 73,500 approximately) or the local equivalent in the UK, India, Canada, Bulgaria, and the UAE to create a productive home environment. … [Read more...] about Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’