TV tonight: Kathy Burke explores our obsession with money | Television & radio

Kathy Burke: Money Talks 10pm, Channel 4 The beloved comic Kathy Burke fronts this two-part documentary examining our peculiarly British relationship to money. Burke starts off by reuniting with her longtime comedy pals Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse to discuss the Thatcherite politics that provided the backdrop to their early sketches, before she goes to … Read more

Inside Housing – Insight – The pandemic and mental health: what are the next steps for building a wellness strategy?

Inside Housing - Insight - The pandemic and mental health: what are the next steps for building a wellness strategy?

Sponsored by HomeLINK A discussion hosted by Inside Housing, in association with HomeLINK, explores the lessons learned over the past year and how they should guide wellness strategies moving forward. Illustration by Neil Webb Sharelines Research by @MindCharity found 1 in 3 social housing residents experience mental health issues. An @InsideHousing roundtable explores the lessons learned … Read more

Corporate travel rebound signals first signs of recovery in decimated sector

Corporate travel is beginning to rebound as coronavirus restrictions ease in many parts of the world, signalling the first signs of recovery for an industry decimated by the pandemic. Hotels, airlines and travel companies all report a rise in corporate bookings over recent weeks as executives return to the road following months of virtual meetings … Read more

Education notebook: Morrison teacher one of eight in America to win agriculture award | Education

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The National Excellence in Teaching About Agriculture Award is presented annually by the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization to teachers that incorporate agricultural concepts to cover other subjects, such math, art, reading or, in Tammy Will’s case, science. Courtesy, Morrison Public Schools National recognition: Morrison High School’s Tammy Will is one of eight teachers … Read more

Leeds mum made redundant in pandemic launches sustainable kids clothing brand at White Rose

Maria Masud launched the Kool Kiddos kiosk at White Rose Shopping Centre on Saturday, after the success of her online store which launched earlier this year. The brand sells colourful clothing for children aged 5-10 with slogans around sustainability and saving the planet. Her second collection, Hoodify, will market children aged 12-15. Sign up to … Read more

How wireless access control enhances the security of the education sector

How wireless access control enhances the security of the education sector

Educational security With a combination of duty of care, valuable equipment and personal data, the education sector presents one of the biggest security challenges. Choosing the right access control solution is important. Is wirelessization an option? ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions certainly believes so. The ideal access control solution for a school, university, or university needs … Read more

Incentives For Auto Industry: FBR Issues Details

The Federal Board Of Revenue (FBR), Friday, Issued The Details Of The Incentives Provided To The Auto Industry Through Finance Act 2021. The Federal Board Of Revenue (FBR), Friday, Issued The Details Of The Incentives Provided To The Auto Industry Through Finance Act 2021. According to the FBR’s budget instructions issued to the Collectors of … Read more

Rs 82,000 cr lying in unclaimed bank a/cs, life insurance, mutual funds, PF: How to get your money back

When its flagship equity scheme completed 25 years, a fund house wrote to investors who had remained invested in the scheme for more than two decades. But the note of congratulation led to a completely unexpected outcome. Over the next few weeks, there was a perplexing flurry of redemption requests from many long-time investors. “Many … Read more

New education minister planning 5-day school week for grades 7-12

New education minister planning 5-day school week for grades 7-12

New Education Minister Yifat Shasha-Biton plans to shrink the school week for middle school and high school students in Israel from six to five days starting next year. The new schedule will supposedly come into effect after the summer vacation, which kicked off on June 20 and will end on September 1. Schools will still … Read more

Coronavirus latest: Consortium makes $17bn bid for Sydney Airport

Russian higher educational institutions are expected to allow foreign students who have been inoculated with any vaccine to study in the country. “Universities will have a common policy on this issue. I think we will accept any vaccine,” said Pavel Shevtsov, deputy head of Rossotrudnichestvo, a foreign ministry agency overseeing students. Brazil’s top prosecutor has … Read more

How China’s patriotic education became one of the ‘longest successful propaganda campaigns’

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Arthur Wang still remembers what his primary school teacher told him about the Chinese national flag. Key points: Patriotic education is compulsory in China It was introduced following the 1989 Tiananmen Square student protest Chinese President Xi Jinping wants to strengthen it further “If the flag falls on the ground, you must pick it up immediately,” … Read more

Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade and Deputy Chairman of Etihad Credit Insurance Board of Directors, chairing the meeting DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, July 4, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — Etihad Credit Insurance, the UAE’s Federal export credit company, held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to review its … Read more

Why Sectoral Bargaining Matters for the Labor Movement

On March 9, 2021, the US House of Representatives passed the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act to increase federal protections against some of the systemic violations of worker freedoms. The PRO Act would revise key pieces of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) of 1935, providing real financial punishments for violations of organizing … Read more

WTJU combining education with all that jazz | Local News

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WTJU personalities Dave Rogers, from left, and Rus Perry discuss programming at the University of Virginia-owned radio station. Perry’s two-year, 100-hour Jazz at 100 series is the basis for a new online jazz course being developed at the station.  COURTESY WTJU Some questions in jazz music, such as why Charles Mingus named a song “All … Read more

The Times view on the 73rd birthday of the NHS: Health and Wealth | Comment

Politicians have lauded the NHS after a difficult year, but continue to dodge questions about its long-term funding ROBERT MELEN/ALAMY The NHS may be the most celebrated septuagenarian in the world. Britons have applauded it from the doorstep, children have adorned their windows with rainbow drawings to express the nation’s gratitude, and its 73rd birthday … Read more

Meet the sisters behind the new online Irish knitwear brand

Daisy cardigan set in baby blue, €79

Sisters Ruth and Jane Flanagan have always shared a love of fashion – proven in their much-loved blog Style Ignite. Now the Louth-born siblings are enjoying their first foray into the online fashion world with an exciting new Irish knitwear brand bringing stylish, sustainable and comfortable clothing to the fore. oving home from London during … Read more

Software program bridges the education gap

Software program bridges the education gap

Waterford UPSTART Program addresses educational achievement gap With the potentially long-lasting effects of coronavirus pandemic learning, there’s a plan to catch up those who may be falling behind. MILWAUKEE – In an effort to address the achievement gap now and at an early age, the state is providing funding to an education nonprofit to help … Read more

Tesla Model S Plaid goes up for grabs in fight for climate change policies

Tesla Model S Plaid goes up for grabs in fight for climate change policies

There are many reasons why someone would want to drive the Tesla Model S Plaid. There’s the vehicle’s supercar-beating performance, with its 0-60 mph time of 1.99 seconds, its 60-130 mph acceleration in 4.71 seconds, and its top speed of 200 mph. The Model S Plaid is equipped to the brim with Tesla’s latest tech … Read more