Budget 2020

When kids shun your wealth: 5 ways parents can deal with such a situation

A friend’s adult son refused his father’s offer to upgrade his flight. The boy was taking a vacation with a few friends after the pandemic had kept all of them indoors for nearly a year. He wanted to holiday within his means. He was an earning adult with his own income. It hurt his self […]

Sports

Rajasthan Royals part ways with head coach Andrew McDonald

IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals on Sunday parted ways with head coach Andrew McDonald after they mutually agreed “to move in different directions with regards to the leadership structure”. The inaugural champions also announced that they have drafted in former Zimbabwe cricketer Trevor Penney as the lead assistant coach for the upcoming season. “Everyone at Rajasthan […]

Budget 2020

3 ways to invest in equity and their tax implications

Investing in equitiesWith the stock markets reaching an all-time high, many investors are increasingly interested in taking at least a small allocation to equities. However, before deciding to invest in equities, it is important for an investor to ascertain a few things like, choice of company, the price at which one should invest, investible amount […]

Sports

Different ways of getting concussed: Will Pucovski ruled out of second warm-up match against India

By: Express News Service | Updated: December 9, 2020 8:14:39 am Will Pucovski is tipped to partner opener Joe Burns in the Test series against India. (File) On 23, Will Pucovski attempted a half-hearted pull stroke off Kartik Tyagi’s bowling, missed it altogether with the ball crashing into his helmet. The batsman, apparently, was caught […]

Sports

Kannur to Kolkata, fans pay tribute to Maradona in their own ways

Written by Shaju Philip | Thiruvananthapuram | November 27, 2020 2:31:33 am Fans pay tribute to Maradona in Kolkata on Thursday. (Express photo by Partha Paul) From West Bengal to Kerala, football fans in the country Thursday mourned the passing of Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the greatest players of the sport. Tributes […]

Sports

Shikhar Dhawan trolls Ajinkya Rahane for finding unique ways to bat on off days

By: Sports Desk | November 25, 2020 6:08:12 pm Ajinkya Rahane can’t stay away from the bat for too long (Source: Screengrab) Ajinkya Rahane, who was stuck with quarantine with the rest of the Indian squad ahead of the series against Australia, found another way to stay connected to the game even on off days. […]

Budget 2020

If you don’t care about tax concessions, here are ways to donate and make a difference

By Uma Shashikant When we discuss giving and charity, many tell me that they worry about how their money will be used. The primary concern is that money may not be spent on the cause but on the organisation and its activities. Valid but hugely overstated concern. Administrative and other costs are invariably incurred when […]

Budget 2020

Money & relationships: 5 ways parents can pass on money-related anxiety to their children

Children learn more from observing their parents than from being told what to do. This is also true for money habits and attitudes. The way parents earn, save, spend, shop, react to a financial emergency, or discuss money matters among themselves are the cues that kids pick up subconsciously. This is what lays the foundation […]