Month: May 2020 (Page 20)

MindMaster is how entrepreneurs can simplify almost any project.


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If you don’t use mind mapping, maybe you should. Haven’t heard of it? Essentially, mind mapping involves using diagrams to visually organize projects and information.

A National Institutes of Health study found that people who used mind mapping boosted their retention of details by 10 percent to 15 percent. And the benefits don’t stop there: professional mind mapper Chuck Frey surveyed his students and found that they’re able to understand more complex problems because of mind mapping. For entrepreneurs, the benefits are obvious: It helps you understand larger, more complex problems, retain more information, and see things from


Nifty futures contracts traded on Singapore Exchange (SGX) slumped about 6 per cent on Friday after capping their highest monthly gain in 11 years. The fall came amid sharp declines in such as Australia, Japan and the UK. India and most other Asian and European were shut.


Market players said fresh tensions between the US and China triggered risk-off bets among global investors with safe-haven assets such as developed world bonds, US dollar and Japanese yen posting gains.



At 5.10 (IST), the was quoting at 9,297, down 563 points, or 5.7 per cent. The Nifty index had closed on Thursday at 9,860, with a gain of 3.2 per cent — ending April with 14 per cent gains. Experts said the sharp slump on SGX indicates that domestic were set for a weak opening on Monday. Traders

You don’t have to be an artist to make great digital art.


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If only given 15 minutes to consume content online, 66 percent of people would prefer to see something beautifully designed as opposed to something simple. It’s a competitive world out there on the Internet and if your site has poor, unattractive design, you’re missing out on an opportunity.

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How is everyone coping without sports in their lives? Once you’ve read about the cancellation of all major sports events due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, and seen the reactions from the managers, players, and sports organizations, what is left for the billions of fans across the globe? The world still turns, albeit with less drama, less diversion, and less color in it. For many, a world without sports is monochrome.

Perhaps the more pertinent question is: If we only fully notice something like sports when they’re gone, what can this period without them tell us about ourselves and our heroes? What can we learn about our relationship with sports that could help us going forward, once the crisis has passed?

Sports fulfill different roles for different people, and the current hiatus affects us all in different ways. I now understand just how much rhythm soccer provided to my weekly


The first train carrying some 1,200 from Kerala to Bhubaneswar, in Odisha, has been scheduled to start from Aluva near Ernakulam on Friday evening. Several hundreds of migrants from Perumbavur, which is the hub of such workers in the State, have lined up in queues without following the social distancing norms to register for the journey.


The State government said that the relevant authorities were prepared to organise such a trip and had swung into action after receiving the order from the Ministry of Home Affairs. There are 360,000 guest workers staying in 20,826 camps at present. Most want to go back to their hometowns. Most of them are from Bengal, Assam, Odisha, Bihar and UP.


State Minister for Revenue and Housing, E Chandrasekharan, told Business Standard that as per the Central government’s order, around 1,200 guest workers will be sent to


As the nationwide lockdown enters its third month, farmers have been at the receiving end with frayed supply chains, problems in harvesting their rabi produce and a sharp drop in demand as people stay indoors.


A disruption in means that the arrival of commodities across the nation’s main mandis remained a cause of concern.



Data from agrmarket.gov.in shows that in April 2020, the all India average wholesale price of major commodities showed a mixed trend as compared to same month of 2019.


While the average wholesale price of wheat, mustard, tomatoes and bananas was lower than last year; that of potatoes and onions was more than April 2019.


One reason for mandi prices of some commodities being higher than last year could be that their supplies were less than last year, which means that though