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Landlords call for help as tenants can go almost a year without having to pay rent due to lengthy eviction process

Landlords call for help as tenants can go almost a year without having to pay rent due to lengthy eviction process

Finance May 25, 2017 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

Tenants are able to live rent-free for up to almost year if they’re in dispute with their landlord about moving out, experts have warned.

Strict laws about evicting a tenant means it can take weeks, if not months, for a …

Did You Get A Weird Invitation To Edit A Google Doc? It’s Best Not To Click

Did You Get A Weird Invitation To Edit A Google Doc? It’s Best Not To Click

News May 25, 2017 at 1:58 pm 0 comments

There’s a decent chance you — or someone you know — just got an odd email inviting you to edit a document on Google Docs. The email could be from a stranger, a colleague or a friend, but it’s addressed …

World War 3 News: North Korea Threatens To Bring Down American Empire And Turn Mainland to ‘Ruins’

World War 3 News: North Korea Threatens To Bring Down American Empire And Turn Mainland to ‘Ruins’

News May 25, 2017 at 10:54 am 0 comments

Talk of World War 3 in the news has not abated and now North Korea’s state-controlled media has issued fresh threats to the United States, vowing to bring down the entire American Empire. On Tuesday, one newspaper suggested that if …

No relief for Tata Power, CERC refuses to allow termination of costly PPAs with NTPC, NHPC, THDC plants

No relief for Tata Power, CERC refuses to allow termination of costly PPAs with NTPC, NHPC, THDC plants

News May 25, 2017 at 7:54 am 0 comments

It said allocation of power from central generating stations is decided by the Union government.

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has said it cannot allow Tata Power Delhi Distribution (TPDDL) to terminate some of its power purchase agreements (PPAs) …

What If Politicians Studied the Social Fabric Like Economists Studied GDP?

What If Politicians Studied the Social Fabric Like Economists Studied GDP?

News May 25, 2017 at 4:55 am 0 comments

Republican Senator Mike Lee of Utah is worried. He is worried about the country’s economic trajectory, given rising inequality, the shrinking of the middle class, and the persistence of intergenerational poverty. And he is worried about its social trajectory, based …

HBO Scraps Jon Stewart Animated Comedy Series

HBO Scraps Jon Stewart Animated Comedy Series

News May 25, 2017 at 2:00 am 0 comments

HBO has discarded plans for an animated political comedy series from former Daily Show host Jon Stewart.

In a statement Wednesday, the premium cable network said that technical difficulties had derailed the untitled project, which Stewart had been working on …

Tibetans look to India with great hope: 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje

Tibetans look to India with great hope: 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje

News May 24, 2017 at 7:46 pm 0 comments

The head of the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism, who had dramatically escaped to India through Nepal at the age of 14, is here for the launch of his book ‘Interconnected’. (Reuters)

Tibetans look to India with great hope, …

The Real Reasons for Marvel Comics’ Woes

The Real Reasons for Marvel Comics’ Woes

News May 24, 2017 at 4:46 pm 0 comments

A man holds copies of the Captain America comic book at a store in New York March 7, 2007.

Marvel Comics has been having a rough time lately. Readers and critics met last year’s Civil War 2—a blockbuster crossover event …

Bill Nye Saves The World? Science Guy Betrays Fans On GMOs, Invites Monsanto Executive To Show [Opinion]

Bill Nye Saves The World? Science Guy Betrays Fans On GMOs, Invites Monsanto Executive To Show [Opinion]

News May 24, 2017 at 1:46 pm 0 comments

While much of the controversy surrounding Bill Nye’s new show “Bill Nye Saves The World” revolves around Nye’s promotion of unorthodox views concerning sex and gender, an often-missed aspect of Nye’s ideological transformation is his new embrace of genetically modified …

We Should Do Everything We Can To Help Those Affected By Malaria

We Should Do Everything We Can To Help Those Affected By Malaria

News May 24, 2017 at 10:47 am 0 comments

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You’d be forgiven for thinking that losing all of your clothes and make-up on an overseas trip would be one of the most unfortunate things that could happen to a fashion and beauty vlogger like …