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Dubai’s real estate slump catches up with the city’s finance hub Space Spinoffs: The Technology To Reach The Moon Was Put To Use Back On Earth Startups Weekly: The opportunities & challenges for mental health tech Say Hello to the Colorful Art Deco Kitchen Add-On of Your Dreams English health index to paint detailed picture of nation’s wellbeing Private health insurance makes Australia’s system unfair and muddled, report says Health Board: Upcoming conferences, talks, campaigns and events Jeffrey Epstein’s $56 million mansion could become a real-estate nightmare The influx of technology and its impact on education in Indian society

Dubai’s real estate slump catches up with the city’s finance hub

Walk into the latest expansion of Dubai’s financial district and you’ll see a handful of small art galleries, some upscale men’s tailors and plenty of

Space Spinoffs: The Technology To Reach The Moon Was Put To Use Back On Earth

The Apollo program was gigantic. The U.S. government spent roughly $26 billion (about $260 billion in today’s dollars, according to one estimate) between 1960 and 1972

Startups Weekly: The opportunities & challenges for mental health tech

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into

Say Hello to the Colorful Art Deco Kitchen Add-On of Your Dreams

It all started with paperwork. Matiya Marovich, director at Sans-Arc Studio, remembers that this routine chore was how he first met the young couple who live

English health index to paint detailed picture of nation’s wellbeing

The index will allow the government to monitor the effects of policies such as housing and transport on health. Photograph: Adrian Sherratt/The Guardian The government

Private health insurance makes Australia’s system unfair and muddled, report says

In a paper on private health insurance, the Grattan Institute is critical of how the sector currently works. Photograph: JohnnyGreig/Getty Images Australia’s health system is

Health Board: Upcoming conferences, talks, campaigns and events

1) A Mobile Health Unit will be visiting various locations in Ireland over the next few months in a bid to help people mind their hearts.

Jeffrey Epstein’s $56 million mansion could become a real-estate nightmare

Jeffrey Epstein lived in what’s reportedly one of the largest private homes in Manhattan, where he allegedly sexually abused underaged girls, an allegation so horrific,

The influx of technology and its impact on education in Indian society

The Influx of technology and Its impact on education in Indian Society If we need an appointment, we use an app on our mobile phones.

Maersk Oil to close Houston office

Maersk Oil to close Houston office

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 1 — Danish oil company Maersk said it would manage its U.S. assets in the Gulf of Mexico from Copenhagen as it moves to shut down its offices in Houston. Directly employing about 60 people in Houston, [...]

April 2, 2016 Business
Are electric cars ready to go mainstream?

Are electric cars ready to go mainstream?

The design team were welcoming, but nervous about what we filmed – and in the background, as we sat down for the interview, were a number of cars draped in black sheets. One key reason for the secrecy was that [...]

April 2, 2016 Technology
GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

GlaxoSmithKline to ‘drop patents in poor countries for better drug access’

The British company said it would not file patents in these countries. Chief executive Sir Andrew Witty said he wanted to take a “graduated” approach to the company’s “intellectual property” based on the wealth of nations around the globe. Experts [...]

April 2, 2016 Health
Five CRPF men injured in a series of IED blasts

Five CRPF men injured in a series of IED blasts

Five CRPF personnel were on Satuday injured in a series of improvised explosive device (IED) blasts carried out by Naxals in Dhanbad district of Jharkhand. Deputy Inspector General (Bokaro range), Upendra Kumar Singh, said the CRPF personnel were on a [...]

April 2, 2016 News
Austrian energy company OMV moving closer to Russia

Austrian energy company OMV moving closer to Russia

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, April 1  — Austrian energy company OMV said Friday it was building stronger ties with its Russian partners, noting markets were conducive to tight cooperation. OMV and Russian gas company Gazprom signed agreements in St. Petersburg aimed [...]

April 2, 2016 Business
Tesla Model 3 pitched as an ‘affordable’ electric car

Tesla Model 3 pitched as an ‘affordable’ electric car

The price and range of the five-seater should make the vehicle appeal to new types of customers and could boost interest in other electric vehicles. Chief executive Elon Musk said his goal was to produce about 500,000 vehicles a year [...]

April 2, 2016 Technology
More obese people in the world than underweight, says study

More obese people in the world than underweight, says study

The research, led by scientists from Imperial College London and published in The Lancet, compared body mass index (BMI) among almost 20 million adult men and women from 1975 to 2014. It found obesity in men has tripled and more [...]

April 2, 2016 Health
ED issues third summons to Mallya

ED issues third summons to Mallya

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday issued a third summons to business tycoon Vijay Mallya asking him appear by April 9 before its investigating officer (IO) in Mumbai, even as a conglomerate of banks are examining his proposal to pay [...]

April 2, 2016 News
Outlook for Chinese energy companies lowered

Outlook for Chinese energy companies lowered

HONG KONG, April 1 (UPI) — Chinese oil and gas companies are among the government-related entities facing credit pressures over the next two years, Standard & Poor’s said Friday. More than a dozen Chinese companies with close ties to the [...]

April 2, 2016 Business
Teeth whitening: Call for action on ‘rogue’ beauticians

Teeth whitening: Call for action on ‘rogue’ beauticians

Some kits contain 300 times the legal limit of hydrogen peroxide, the Local Government Association said. This would be like “brushing with bleach” and could cause blistering, burns and other damage, the LGA added. The government said it was helping [...]

April 2, 2016 Health
Rahul visits Kolkata flyover collapse site

Rahul visits Kolkata flyover collapse site

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today visited the spot of the flyover collapse in Kokata in which 26 people were killed and said he had come to extend support to the victims and did not want to politicise the issue. [...]

April 2, 2016 News
Oil prices back to square one

Oil prices back to square one

NEW YORK, April 1– Oil prices took one of their biggest hits of the year Friday as pressure from Riyadh’s response to a production freeze was doubled by weak U.S. labor figures. Mohammed bin Salman, the deputy crown prince of [...]

April 2, 2016 Business