Remarkably stable Indian dowry payments, study finds

Another interesting finding was the substantial differences between states over time. The southern state of Kerala has experienced “sharp and persistent dowry inflation” since the 1970s and had the highest…

Tropical Storm Elsa is about to make landfall on Cuba’s central coast

HAVANA (AP) – Tropical Storm Elsa swept through Cuba’s southern coast early Monday, and forecasters said it could make landfall on the island’s central coast by mid-afternoon . As of…

Explosives destroyed the rest of a collapsed condo

SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) – Demolition crews set off explosives on Sunday night to bring down the damaged remaining portion of a collapsed South Florida condominium, a key step to resume…

The Philosophy Behind Jeff Bezos’ Amazon Success

As Bezos steps down as CEO, those who have worked with him reflect on the lessons learned. Source Link

Is the use of jetpacks finally about to take off?

What, however, is rarely discussed is the potential recreational use of jetpacks. Observers often point to a number of issues, ranging from safety and environmental concerns – after all, you…

Suez Canal says deal has been reached to release seized vessel

CAIRO (AP) – The Suez Canal Authority said on Sunday it had reached an agreement to settle a financial dispute with the owners of a massive container ship that blocked…

Brexit protocol harmed Northern Ireland’s relations with Britain, new DUP chief says

Sir Jeffrey Donaldson The Brexit protocol has damaged Northern Ireland’s relations with Britain, the new DUP chief said in his first interview since taking office. Sir Jeffrey Donaldson called on…

Jacob Zuma compares South African judges to apartheid leaders | Jacob Zuma News

Zuma tells his supporters outside his farm that he will appeal a 15-month prison sentence and lash out at the judges. Former South African President Jacob Zuma has told hundreds…

Should people with immune problems receive a third dose of the vaccine?

As for the coronavirus vaccination, the third time was the charm of Esther Jones, a dialysis nurse in the Oregon countryside. After two doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine failed to…

UAE pushes back OPEC and allies’ plan to extend production pact | Business and Economy News

The UAE has pushed back a plan by the oil cartel of OPEC and allied producing countries to extend the global pact to cut oil production beyond April 2022, a…