• PODCASTS
    The Value of Using Podcasts in Class

    Two years ago, I was practically begging a student to read a novel in my high-school English class. This isn’t an unusual problem. The girl, who’s a relatively bright, college-bound athlete, told me that she “just gets too distracted after five minutes” of reading. When she promised that she would listen to the audiobook of […]

  • STARTUPS
    Morgan Stanley fund marks down Flipkart stake value by 27%

    Flipkart was valued at $15 billion when it received $700 million from Tiger Global Management, Qatar Investment Authority and other investors in June. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Bengaluru: A mutual fund investor in Flipkart Ltd, India’s largest e-commerce firm, has slashed the value of its holdings by as much as 27%, the latest indication that the […]