I’ve spent nearly 15 years working in finance, and here are the 7 best pieces of advice I can give you about money – Business Insider

It doesn’t matter how much money you start with, writes Zack Friedman, pictured.Courtesy of Zack Friedman After nearly 15 years working in finance at companies such as Blackstone and Morgan Stanley, I witnessed firsthand how companies can make (and lose) money. The good news is that the financial lessons I learned are not just for […]

Arkansas set for rare US double execution

Image copyright AFP Image caption Jack Jones (L) and Marcel Williams Arkansas will become the first US state in 17 years to hold two executions on the same day, if two inmates are put to death as planned on Monday evening. Lawyers for Jack Jones and Marcel Williams are seeking stays of execution on grounds […]

Trump calls record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson

Peggy Whitson has broken the record for the cumulative time a US astronaut has spent in space. On her 534th day not on Earth, she got a call from President Trump. When she revealed details about what she has to do in space, he responded: “Better you than me.” Trump calls record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson

Obama reminded at youth event: ‘I’m old’

Former US President Barack Obama could not help a rueful smile when a panellist in Chicago told him he was in eighth grade – about 13-15 years old – when America’s first black president was elected. In his first public appearance since leaving the White House, Mr Obama joked “I’m old!” during the discussion on […]

US toddler survives fall from bus

A four-year-old girl has escaped with a broken jaw after falling from a moving school bus. Dashcam footage captured the moment the door swung open in Harrison, Arkansas. Volunteer firefighter Ryan Ciampoli watched it happen. US toddler survives fall from bus

New Orleans removes first of four Confederate statues

Media captionConfederate monuments being removed in New Orleans Masked New Orleans workers in bullet-proof vests have removed a Confederate monument that officials said was a symbol of the US South’s racist past. Watched by police snipers, the statue was gone before dawn in a stealthy operation designed to foil protests. The statues will be relocated […]

At least 3 small finance banks yet to start operations – Economic Times

MUMBAI: At least three potential small finance banks, including Janalakshmi, have not started small finance banks after receiving in-principle licence 18 months back. While Guwahati headquartered RGVN Microfinance has received the final licence from Reserve Bank of India earlier this month to set up a small finance bank and likely to start operations soon, Disha […]

Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks new space record

Peggy Whitson has broken the record for most days in space by a US astronaut. Dr Whitson already holds records for the most spacewalks carried out by a woman astronaut and is the first woman to command the International Space Station (ISS) twice. Now she’s beaten the record previously set by Jeff Williams, who had […]

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