The most crushing thing about Covid-19 is that it is an unknown, unseen threat. In the animal kingdom, when a predator threatens an animal, their body goes into high alert, their metabolism shuts down and the heart rate goes up. All the body’s energies are directed into the muscles, poised to act. The fight, flight, […]Continue Reading..
Considering the cash flow problems faced by many due to the coronavirus lockdown, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has asked insurers to offer a moratorium to borrowers on repayment of all term loans sanctioned by them. According to an IRDAI circular dated April 7, “The Authority has received representations from industry associations seeking moratorium on […]Continue Reading..
In the final week of the 21-day lockdown, India has begun using the ‘phone booth’ testing method to tackle the spread of the novel coronavirus, reports said. The testing method involves collection of samples from inside a box of aluminium and glass. The suspected coronavirus-infected individual, whose samples are being taken, has to walk up to the […]Continue Reading..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued new guidance for essential workers on Wednesday as it takes a small step toward reopening the country. The guidance applies to essential workers, such as those in the health care and food supply industry, who have been within 6 feet (1.8 meters) of a person […]Continue Reading..
The country’s largest lender SBI on Tuesday said it has cut savings rate by 0.25 per cent to 2.75 per cent on all deposits. The new rate will come into effect from April 15, 2020. In view of adequate liquidity in the system, SBI realigned its interest rates on Savings Bank Deposits, with effect from […]Continue Reading..
The Covid-19 outbreak has brought the world to a standstill forcing employees to work from home and students to attend classes virtually. This in turn puts a strain on our home Wi-Fi networks wherein netizens are often grappling with the connectivity issues. According to a study conducted by Google, 81% people said that they have experienced issues […]Continue Reading..
1- The right way to wear a mask Fearing the ongoing crisis, the Centres of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Health Ministry of India have urged people to wear a mask whenever they step out. Guidelines have also suggested many to make their own masks at home. While homemade masks may not be the […]Continue Reading..
Last week, a new report surfaced online stating that Facebook might be working on a new multiple device support feature for WhatsApp. The feature is expected to allow users to use WhatsApp with a single mobile number on multiple smartphones. For now, that feature is long due and there’s no guarantee that Facebook will bring […]Continue Reading..
Majority of the workforce in India is now working from home due the nationwide lockdown to fight the spread of coronavirus disease. As people get used to working from home, it is important to not forget that your work life demands the same discipline irrespective of whether you work from your office building or home. You may […]Continue Reading..
An automated teller machine or bank ATM card benefits go beyond just allowing cash withdrawal. It has many more advantages like account balance inquiry through mini statement, insurance in case of accidental death or disability, new cheque book request, deposit or transfer money etc. So, an ATM card is very important indeed and those who […]Continue Reading..