As Mewa Singh, renowned primatologist and distinguished professor in the University of Mysore notes, even though bonnet macaques or the “south Indian monkey” are believed to be highly populated in Karnataka and created nuisance for tourists in cities like Mysuru, a recent study he conducted along with his colleagues had shown that the population of bonnet macaques had declined by 60 per cent between 1989 and 2009. … [Read more...] about Vermin or victim?
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By Vertica Dvivedi Leaders are accustomed to steering from the driving seat, however, the current testing times require entrepreneurs to manoeuvre multiple channels that have uncertain twists and turns. It is time to be highly alert, resilient, and adaptable. Your response to circumstances today will decide your company's future. Kiran Bedi, Lt. Governor, Puducherry, explained this well during a recent appearance on ‘The Vertica Dvivedi Show’. "Accept the reality as it is. It will help you get prepared for a bounce back,". Listed below are some of the ways I think women entrepreneurs can turn a crisis into opportunity. Form a crisis management team Navigating a crisis is better with a team. A crisis management team should include the heads of various departments as well as their key people.Roping in external advisors for areas outside your expertise can also be helpful. There are several benefits of creating this team - accountability, focus on solving rather than … [Read more...] about 8 ways women entrepreneurs can turn Covid crisis into opportunity
NEW DELHI: India's Global Real Estate Transparency Index ranking has improved by one notch to 34 on the back of regulatory reforms, better market data and green initiatives, according to property consultant JLL. India was ranked 35th in the index during 2018 bi-annual survey, while the country was at 36th position in 2016 and 39th in 2014. The country's real estate market is currently placed in the 'semi-transparent' zone. The United Kingdom (UK) ranks first in the list of 99 countries, followed by the United States, Australia, France, Canada, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Ireland, Sweden and Germany. Mainland China is at 32nd position, Chinese Taipei at 23rd, Sri Lanka is at 65th position while Pakistan is at 73rd. Top 10 countries are categorised as highly transparent, while those in the 11th position to 33rd are termed as transparent. "The country ranks 34th globally on the index, with higher levels of transparency observed in India due to regulatory reforms, enhanced … [Read more...] about India ranks 34th in JLL’s Global Realty Transparency Index
BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- Guangzhou Evergrande head coach Fabio Cannavaro said the biggest challenge all Chinese Super League teams face this season is to minimize injuries and help players recover from a congested fixture list. … [Read more...] about Injury prevention and recovery key to success for CSL teams this season, says Cannavaro