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Pick up a new, marked-down appliance at these Presidents Day sales

When you think of George Washington, do you think washers and dryers, refrigerators and pressure cookers? Presidents Day weekend may have originally meant honoring America’s top leaders, but it has come to also signify serious appliance sales. We’ve rounded up five retailers offering big savings on appliances for

MP Farmer’s Initiatives for Traditional, Organic Farming Gets Him Praises from Ex-cricketer VVS Laxman

Satna: A farmer’s dedication towards conserving over a hundred varieties of rice and promoting organic farming in his village in Madhya Pradesh’s Satna has got him praises from former cricketer VVS Laxman. Babulal Dahiya, 76, a retired postmaster from Pithaurabad village in Satna has dedicated

Could micro-credentials compete with traditional degrees?

In 2011, Scott Young took on a challenge that perplexed many of his peers. He would attempt to complete an MIT computer science degree without enrolling in the elite Boston-based university, using free materials that MIT posted online. Young built a curriculum using recorded classes, did the

Chunk of revenues still comes from IT’s legacy products: Experts

Mumbai: Legacy technology-based services and products will continue to constitute a meaningful part of revenue for IT service providers even as the share of digital business is growing at a faster pace – this was the general view at an ET roundtable organised at

Traditional Grocery Retailers Are Winning Back Customers And Not Because Of Online Order, Pickup Or Delivery

A pre-school age girl helps her parents pick out veggies in the produce section at the grocery … [+] GETTY Two consumer studies of grocery shoppers’ preferences hit my inbox simultaneously. One was from Dunnhumby which rated consumers’ preferences for 60 grocery store brands rated across three

FMCG majors like Nestle and MTR look to tap traditional breakfast fare

Nestle’s Maggi Masala Onion Poha Express (65g) is priced at Rs20, while Marico, Gits and MTR’s small poha pouches of 60g are also available at Rs20, each. FMCG companies in India are increasingly eyeing the ready-to-cook (RTC) segment, but what is noteworthy is their


From housing your indoor plants in the right vases to scavenging for the perfect sustainable homeware brand, decorating your home can be tricky especially if you’re going for a minimal aesthetic. For those on the lookout for modern kitchen appliances, we’ve put together a list of electronics like kettles

BHEL, BEL sign pact to develop products for defence, non-defence applications

State-owned BHEL on Friday said it has entered into a pact with Bharat Electronics Ltd to develop and market products, systems and sensors for defence and non-defence applications. “A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) and Bharat Electronics

Google Fiber stops offering traditional TV service to new customers

If you’re ready to sign up for Google Fiber but want TV service at the same time, you’ll have to go online. Google has stopped selling conventional TV service to new customers as of today. Instead, it’ll give customers the choice to sign up for YouTube

Crypto hedge funds outperformed traditional hedge funds in 2019

Crypto could be a good investment. Crypto hedge funds saw returns of 16.33% in 2019 according to Eurekahedge, while traditional hedge funds took in 10.4%, according to HFR, as reported by the Financial Times. Equally, crypto could also be a terrible investment. The Eurekahedge Crypto-Currency Hedge Fund Index, soared by 1,708.50% in